FIND OUT MORE about this amazing experience where Javier Urbina, ” The Lord of the Bubbles ” Thommas Johansson, performer circus artist and Joakim, passionate about photography, were to embark on a adventure to Asia with a simple mission in mind: MAKE OTHERS HAPPY. They visited areas with limited economic resources or infrastructures, schools and refugee camps.
In January -2015 all staff arrived in Southeast Asia (Thailand & Indonesia) and they are organizing some visits in different schools and local communities for free.
Operation Asia 1.0 finished at March -2015 and we´ve recorded a short documentary about this exciting project. Enjoy it!
Who we are?
Javier Urbina “El Señor de las Burbujas” (Spain)
Javier Urbina (Spain), 38, bubble artist performer, producer and director and internationally awarded several times theatrical producer, best known as “The Lord Of The Bubbles“. He is the artist in his field (bubble artist) with more fans on Facebook. Founder of various socialprojects in Spain and the theater company “Made in JaBón” which, since 2008, presents his bubble shows around the world (Spain, Argentina, Brazil, Mexico, Costa Rica, …)
Javier has been volunteering at the refugee camps in Tindouf (Algeria) and has participated in various solidarity actions related to climate change in different countries. Only in 2014, their bubble shows have already been seen by more than 500,000 spectators, mainly in Mexico, where he works regularly on national television and in the most important fairs in the country. In “Google” there are many references to his work and more bubble shows produced by himself. Here we leave a small sample in the form of video:
Thomas Johansson (Sweden)
Thomas Johansson (Sweden) , 32, performance artist with experience in television productions and large-scale events. He is currently working with the world renown group “FlameOz“. He’s been traveling worldwide over the last 7 years performing, teaching and sharing his passion for circus arts. Thomas previously participated as a volunteer in refugee camps, schools, orphanages and local communities as a team member at ‘Spark Circus’.
Spark Circus is a circus based volunteer project based in Thailand.
Below is a video of this wonderful project, unfortunately this year Spark Circus won’t make their annual tour. Spark Circus has been a huge inspiration to our project, they have been a main focal point in our decision to undertake this project on our own. They have been our ‘spark’!
Joakim Johansson (Sweden)
Joakim Johansson (Sweden), a very passionate photo/videographer who will be a part of the team, his investment in equipment and time is entirely funded by him personally. The aim is to collect captures along the journey to make a documentary of the whole adventure. This video is a creation by Joakim and Thomas: