Julien Simsäuser is a London-based Director, Digital Artist and Designer collaborating with talent from everywhere to create deeply engaging visual storytelling experiences.

In 2015, he founded Builders Club, a creative studio specialized in innovative visual storytelling. He is also one half of director duo Jonas & Julien.

You can read an interview here.
Winner of the Young Directors Award, Cannes 2017


js@builders-club.com, instagram, linkedin

Client Experience

Chanel, Nike, Dior, Hermes Paris, Burberry, Kenzo, Conde Nast International, Victorinox, ASOS, COS, Dolce & Gabbana, Urban Outfitters, Gucci, Diesel, Google, Nokia, Hunter Boot, Simian Mobile Disco, British National Theatre, Warner Music, Tods Group, Bauhaus-University, Fendi, MTV, Microsoft, Calvin Klein, Adidas

Agency Experience & Collaborators

Wieden + Kennedy, Radical Media, Insurrection Paris, i-D, Stink Studios, Nexus Interactive Arts, Havas, Wolff Olins, Hi-Res!, Unit 9, field.io, onformative, ustwo, Wednesday, BBDO, Havas, BBH, VICE, Designstudio, Merimedia, Thomas Traum, Studio Veronica Ditting, Robert Seidel, Anita Fontaine, Daniel Sannwald, Meire und Meire, Big Active, Seventy

Recent Lectures & Workshops

2018 Usbynight - Antwerp
2017 Usbynight - Antwerp
2017 Royal College of Art - London
2016 Central Saint Martins - London
2016 Nike Communications Europe - Milan
2016 Nicer Tuesdays - London
2016 Resonate Festival for Digital Arts - Belgrade
2015 UAL Futures - Chelsea College of Arts
2014 Registration Summer School - Camberwell College of Arts
2013 Void Symposium - University of Applied Arts Dusseldorf
2012 Graphic Design Festival - Breda, Netherlands


Visual Communication at Bauhaus-University, Weimar, Germany