Marius Jopen is a graphic designer and visual artist with ten years experience. While he was a student at the Gerrit Rietveld Academy in Amsterdam, he defined his mission: To spread the experience of love, joy, and happiness with his work and by teaming up with people on a similar mission. He makes his living as a freelance designer and with his work as one half of the VJ duo D L G.
Marius is known for being the graphic designer and one of three founders of The Love Foundation . He has also been the designer of Goleb, a former independent art space in Amsterdam. Marius has published work at 1%ofONE and received much attention and critical acclaim for his Poster Diary , a project for which he over the duration of two years, created daily posters based on the news.
Other works include exhibitions at The Moravian Gallery (Brno), and Holland Festival (Amsterdam); working for companies such as Sagmeister & Walsh , Bureau Mirko Borsche, as well as several cultural institutions, artists, and musicians. While still a student Marius went on an exchange at ESDI in Rio de Janeiro and spent all his time at the beach.
It’s also great to know that Marius spends time living out of his backpack that also functions as his fully portable office. He can work from anywhere in the world .