Ana-Maria Cojocaru

Graphic Design student at ArtEZ.
Based in Arnhem, The Netherlands.
From Iasi, Romania.




Internship at Johannes Verwoerd Studio. (2023)

Graphic Design bachelors at ArtEZ University of the Arts in Arnhem, The Netherlands.(2020-ongoing)

Migration Stories- Animation

Migration stories is a short animation series exploring the feeling of belonging (or not belonging) through 3 different stories of 3 different people that have migrated.
An interesting aspect of this project is discovering that the distance factor doesn't really make a substantial difference and the overwhelming feelings that come with migrating are shared more or less.

Abolish Hostile Architecture - Poster Series

A series of posters that exaggerate the problematic elements of hostile architecture to the point of complete uselessness with an ironic commercial approach.
Made in collaboration with Nina Kieviet

Blocks - 3D Animation and Stills

Made during my internship at Johannes Verwoerd Studio.

5 Decades of Natural Disasters in Europe - Newspaper

Over the past 50 years, the number of natural disasters in Europe kept increasing, however I feel that we keep giving less and less attention to what is happening around us.
Here is a visual representation of the data set of all natural disasters in Europe from 1972 until 2022. You can slowly see how the map gets slowly fuller by decade until it becomes illegible.

Does media exposure lead to desensitization?

Who? - Interactive animation

Type design and interactive animation made in processing using 3D circular planes. The text is visible only where you hover over the screen.