Marcus Bergner

Marcus Bergner is an Australian artist based in Brussels. He is a member of the Australian sound poetry group Arf Arf who has mounted hundreds of performances in Australia and Europe between 1985 and 2015. He was awarded a Ph.D. degree in art history in 2009 from Melbourne University.

Marcus has made over 25 experimental films that have been screened extensively worldwide and a selection of these films is distributed by Light Cone, Paris, and the German Film Archives, Berlin. Recently with the Belgium artist, Myriam van Imschoot, he presented a series of workshops on sound poetry in art schools and institutions in Belgium, France, and Portugal. His most recent solo performance was part of ‘The Autobiographical” at Performance aan de Laan in 2018 in Rotterdam. Due to his pending residence status when moving to Brussels he followed Open Design Course 2018.