Guido Verhoef followed the European School for Performing Arts and has been working  since 1991 as a performing artist and teacher and developed his talents as a designer and performer specialised in using balloons as his communication vehicle. Throughout the years Guido specialised himself as producer of large scale balloon projects and shows. As producer he directed the first international balloon fashion shows of Europe (2006 Belgium), Asia (2007 China) and the USA (2008 Las Vegas).

Among the rewards he received two Guinness World Records, the title European Balloon Artist of the Year, first Prices at Large sculpture competitions in Europe and the USA and three Life Time Achievement awards for his dedication to the International Balloon Industry.

In the past 25 years he produced 13 workshop DVD’s, over 230 shows for Dutch National Television and more than 4500 shows and performances in 5 continents.

His passion is to share happiness with his art form and inspire others to use their creativity by creating large sculptures and international creative projects in cooperation with local artists.


Fun with foils

Paint and balloons

Guido Verhoef