Jonas Alexander Bienz (* august 28th 1993 in Winterthur, CH) is an Animation Student at Hochschule Luzern – Design und Kunst. He's specialisied in 3D computer graphics. In this field he focuses on procedural modeling, prototyping and simulations and. His personal work usually has a slope to surrealism.
"The only reason to copy réalité is to create surréalité."
He did his High School Certificate at Kantonschule im Lee (Winterthur, CH) with specialization in Biology and Chemistry in 2014. After one year of German studies at the University of Zurich he decided to move to Arts and was accepted for a one year Art School preparation class at F+F School of Art and Design before he applied for Animation at Hochschule Luzern. In his fourth semester he had the opportunity to participate a workshop program at The Animation Workshop (Viborg, DK), where he gained a profund understanding of procedural workflows and simulation.
In his free time he did a lot of voluntary work for Jugendarbeit St. Urban in Winterthur. Among other events, they organise several camps for children and teenagers. The camp where he manly participated is called Filmbrugg, where he produced short movies with young amateur actors. There he developed his high interests in movie making, technical software and teaching. He also plays classical and electric guitar.
He has a wide range of interests and basic theoretical knowledge but is mainly focused on modern society, media, literature and art.
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