Mike Winkelmann, known as beeple, is a graphic designer from Appleton, Wisconsin. Mike began making short films in college which were mostly live action. In the past five years or so, he has moved on to creating more abstract art, focusing on 3D Animation and VJ Clips. He has been creating and putting art online every single day for the last 2600+ days. This is all inspired by his will to learn and get better at what he does. He has also created a series of short films and a series of VJ Clips released under Creative Commons that have been used by the likes of Deadmau5, Skrillex, Zedd, Avicii and more.