Stef Viaene studied Animation Film, Photography and Fine Arts. He evolved during his long career, from experimental Animation Film, through Visual Arts, to Film. Enriched by these experiences, Stef became one of Europe's most renowned and competent Table Top directors. His authentic style and endless search for innovation have been a great source of inspiration. His work has a strong personal and purely visual signature. Stef can be considered as a pioneer. He developed new techniques, designed special effects installations and participated in the construction of various special lenses. His work was awarded at the most important European advertising festivals, such as Cannes (silver and bronze), CCB (diamond), Media Key Award Italy (best tabletop) and Eurobest (gold and silver). Stef has worked with renowned artists, designers and theater makers. Nowadays he works as a painter and filmmaker.