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“Journey to Journey” by Oerd van Cuijlenborg

Paris-based Oerd van Cuijlenborg made this music video for Miho Hazama’s debut album Journey to Journey. The synesthetic visuals, which exploit the tension between flatness and three-dimensional space, provide an elegant accompaniment to the music.

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  • I always enjoy Oerd’s work. One day, I’d love to team up with him to do a type of abstract Fantasia.

  • Michel and Oerd now that’s a team up !! Bring it !
    I want 3 sec. to play with..? Yo!
    great inspiration !

  • GW

    That was a beautiful abstract music video. I like how you blended old ideas with new, like the lines as compared to the shape landscapes. I also like the way you used the three shapes, the triangle rectangle and oval as a sort of set of abstract characters.

  • Jay Sabicer

    It’s reminiscent of some of the animated instrumental bits that Sesame Street used to show (and I mean that in the most complimentary of ways). Also, the short throws in a dash of Begone Dull Care from NFB. The basic shapes take on a whimsical life unto themselves and give an excellent visual pairing to the jazz. Well done.

    • Thanks for the compliment, really appreciated. The Sesame Street (Jim Henson) and Norman McLaren NFB are two of my greatest influences, so if this reflects in my work that’s a great compliment. : )

  • Michael Catalano

    It’s always awesome to see work like this. I wish there were more of it out there. Great stuff!