Father Sebastiaan; most commonly referred to simply as “Father,” is one of the central personalities of the Vampyre/vampire subculture. He joined the community in 1992, and is known as the Sabretooth Master Fangsmith, the Endless Night Vampire Ball Impresario, author of Vampyre Sanguinomicon “Lexicon of the Living Vampire” (Weiser Sept 2011), The Sabretooth Clan Book (Sabretooth Press Oct 2010), Vampyre Virtues “The Red Veils” (Sabretooth Press Oct 2011) and Vampyre Magick “Grimoire of the Living Vampire” (Weiser Feb. 2012). He is an avid student of chaos magick, esotericism, ancient cultures and a lover of travel.
Over the years Sebastiaan has appeared on a multitude of television programs including A&E, CNNfn, Discovery Channel, History Channel, National Geographic, USA Up All Night, and MTV’s Oddville. He was also featured as a central character in the French documentary and book Vampyres: Reality is Stranger than Fiction by Laurent Courau. As well as Katherine Ramsland, Anne Rice biogrpaher’s book Piercing the Darkness; Undercover with Vampires in America Today. In print media he and his projects have had feature articles in Cosmopolitan, the New York Times, The Financial Times, InStyle Magazine, Glamour, Skin Two, and New York Time Out.
Sebastiaan has lived in New York City, Amsterdam, Philadelphia, Dubai and Berlin; however, he considers himself not as an American but instead a New Yorker. He now resides in Paris, where he is pursuing his writing career.