Marc Bauer studied at the Ecole Supérieure d’Arts Visuels Genève (now HEAD) and at the Rijksakademie van Beeldende Kunsten in Amsterdam.
Marc is permanent lecturer painting/drawing at Zurich University of the Arts (ZHdK). He lives and works in Berlin and Zurich.
His work has featured in numerous group shows, including at the Centre Pompidou Paris, Biennale of Sydney, Kunsthaus Zürich, Liverpool Biennial, Migros Museum Zurich, S.M.A.K. Ghent, Albertina Museum Vienna, Guggenheim Museum Bilbao.
And in many solo exhibitions, including at The Drawing Room London, The Swiss Institute Milan, The De La Warr Pavilion Bexhill, Galerie Peter Kilchmann Zurich, the Kunstmuseum St. Gallen, Centre Culturel Suisse Paris, and the Fracs of Auvergne, Alsace and Provence-Côtes-d’Azur, Marseille (Paca).
Marc Bauer received the GASAG Kunstpreis 2020, the biennial art award that is coupled with a solo exhibition in the Berlinische Galerie (September 2020) and a publication.