Pidgins | Mark Prinsen Graphic Designer

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Pidgins is Mark Prinsen and Mark Prinsen is Pidgins.

Pidgins is the working name of me, Mark Prinsen. I was born in 1987 and am living and working in Rotterdam since 2005. I attended the Grafisch Lyceum Rotterdam (class of 2007) and Willem De Kooning Academy (class of 2011).

A Pidgin is a language that neither one nor the other participant in a conversation speaks, but rather the common idiom of words and symbols both understand. Graphic design is that language.

Since september of 2011 Pidgins is working closely together with Turbo Turbo | Rotterdamse Filmmakers ( At Turbo Turbo, Pidgins is in charge of art direction and production design.