Michaël studied Visual Arts at the Rietveld Academy in Amsterdam and Film at the Escuela Internacional de Cine y Television de Cuba.
His artworks have been shown in a.o. Reina Sofia, Centre Pompidou and Haus der Kulturen der Welt in Berlin. He has written and directed short films and music videos that have screened at film festivals around the world. He has worked on award-winning projects for brands, such as: Samsung, Axa, Intel, Vodafone, Hyundai.