CV / Vita

Marie-Pierre Bonniol

Born in 1978 in Marseille, France

Lives and works in Berlin, Germany

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Last update: 06/2021


2000 DEA (Master 2) in Aesthetics and Sciences of Art with highest honors, University of Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne, Paris, France

1999 Maîtrise (Master 1) in Visual arts (history, theory, practice) with highest honors, University of Aix-Marseille, Aix-en-Provence, France 

Maternity and parental leaves

03/2012 – 03/2013

12/2016 – 12/2018 (Full– and then part time)

Solo screening programmes

2021 Cafe Oto, London, UK (forthcoming)

2020 Offenes Neukölln, Berlin, Germany (curating by Naima publishing)

2019 ZKM, Karlsruhe, Germany

2019 Traumathek, Köln, Germany

2019 Arkaoda, Berlin, Germany

2019 Komma, Esslingen, Germany   

2019 Tiff, Leipzig, Germany

2019 MV Festival / Le Consortium, Dijon, France

2019 Théâtre Berthelot, Montreuil, France

2019 A66re6at, online screening, Bern, Switzerland

Presentations in festivals, collective programmes and collective exhibitions

2021 Palace, St. Gallen, Switzerland (forthcoming)

2021 Instants Vidéos / La Friche de la Belle de Mai, Marseille, France (forthcoming)

2021 Stadt im Fluss / Komma, Esslingen, Germany (forthcoming)

2021 Ibrida festival, Forli, Italy (forthcoming)

2021 Changing Perspectives film festival, Istanbul, Turkey (forthcoming)

2021 Burnt Experimental Video Art and Film Festival, Montreal, Canada (forthcoming)

2021 Festival International du Film de Nancy, Nancy, France (forthcoming)

2021 Short Nights of Berlin / Kino Central Mitte, Berlin, Germany (forthcoming)

2021 Home Museum / Institut Français, Abuja, Nigeria

2021 Interrobang / Des Moines Arts Festival, Iowa, USA

2021 Videofenster, Köln, Germany

2021 Das Film Fest / Oregon State International Film Fest, Oregon, USA

2021 CineYouth / Chicago international film festival, Chicago, USA

2021 Alchemy Film & Arts festival, Hawick, UK

2021 Coal City Film Festival, Lagos, Nigeria

2021 34.Stuttgarter Filmwinter, Stuttgart, Germany

2021 Zumzeig Cinema, Barcelona, Spain

2021 Obskuur Ghent film festival, Ghent, Belgium

2021 LoosenArt, Millepiani, Roma, Italy

2020 Home Museum, Lagos Photo, Lagos, Nigeria

2020 The Stone Flower Youth Film Festival, Sysert, Russia – Honorable mention

2020 7th Saarbrücken Days for electroacoustic and visual music, Saarbrücken, Germany

2020 Temple of Faitiche, LYL / Faitiche, Berlin, Germany

2020 Enimation International Children and Youth Film Festival, Maribor, Slovenia

2020 Le Lieu unique, Nantes, France

2020 First-Time Filmmaker Sessions, online

2020 Vinilonga festival, Buenos Aires, Argentina

2020 Festival of Different and Experimental Cinema of Paris / Under 15 section, Collectif Jeune Cinéma / Le Grand Action, Paris, France

2020 Festival de cine Soberanía Audiovisual, Buenos Aires, Argentina

2020 Sound experimentations, Collectif Jeune Cinéma / Les Instants Chavirés, Montreuil, France

2020 Dialogues Nerveux et rebondissants, e/laboratory, Paris, France

2020 Fluxus programme (online), Re:Voir, Paris, France

2020 Naima Unlimited Online-Programm (online), Paris, France

2020 Long Distance Film Festival (online), New York, USA

2019 Bideodromo video and film festival (finalist), Bilbao, Spain

2019 Lisbon Rendez-vous, Lisbon, Portugal 

2019 Dampfzentrale, Bern, Switzerland

2018 Sounds Unsaid, Dublab, Cologne, Germany

2018 4/40 Extracts of beauty, Ausland, Berlin, Germany

2017 Extracts of Blue, Espace d’en Bas, Paris, France

Solo exhibitions as Collection Morel

2017 Chapter of the Shadows, National Library of the Argentinian Republic BNMM, Buenos Aires, Argentina

2016 The Bachelor machines, Lieu unique, Nantes, France (+ curating)

2014 Manifesto exhibition, PointCulture, Brussels, Belgium 


2019 Dampfzentrale, Bern, Switzerland

2019 Le Bel ordinaire art center, Pau, France

Prizes, fundings and grants

2021 Joseph Rovan Prize (for Hôtel des Autrices), Berlin, Germany 

2021 Deutscher Literaturfonds (for Hôtel des Autrices), Germany

2020 Fonds Citoyen Franco-Allemand (for Hôtel des Autrices), France / Germany

2019 Musikfonds, Germany

2019 Die Beauftragte der Bundersregierung für Kultur und Medien Deutschland, Germany

2017 Gastrecht, St.Gallen, Switzerland

2017 APCd Fondation, Marly, Switzerland 

2014 Architecture’s university La Cambre Horta / ULB, Brussels, Belgium

Public and associative collections

Stadtmuseum Berlin, Germany

Home Museum / Lagos Photo, Lagos, Nigeria

BnF, French National Library, Paris, France

La Fanzinothèque, Poitiers, France

France Fiction, Paris, France

Cool Marbles Stuff, Berlin, Germany

Collectif Jeune Cinéma, Paris, France

Professionnal affiliations as visual and video artist

Künstlersozialkasse, Wilhelmshaven, Germany

VG Bild-Kunst (BG I), Bonn, Germany

bbk Berlin, Berlin, Germany

Curating (programmes)

Full CV as curator: C-E-A / Association of French curators


2021 Experiment 120, Centre Pompidou Metz, France

2021 Experiment 120, Le Lieu unique, Nantes, France

2021 Experiment 120, Borealis festival / Cinemateket, Bergen, Norway

2021 Hôtel des Autrices, Berlin, Germany

2020 Experiment 120, online playlist. Special mention of the No Lockdown Art programme of Pépinières Européennes de créations / Creaconnections, Transculture, France.

2020 Experiment 120, CAPC, Bordeaux, France

2020 Experiment 120, Le Lieu unique, Nantes, France (also in 2021)

2020 Experiment 120, Festival MV / Interface, Dijon, France

2017 Extracts of blue (co-curating), L’Espace d’en bas, Paris, France

2017 Imaginary musics, Palace, St.Gallen and Nextex, Switzerland

2016 The Bachelor Machines, Le lieu unique, Nantes, France

2015 The Bachelor Machines / Four programmes, MUDAM, Luxembourg

Publications: litterature, portfolios, artist books and fanzines (selection)

2021 Rock, amour & amatorat, Ventoline #3, Lyon, France

2021 The City in my hand, Modell column / Berliner Zeitung, Berlin, Germany

2021 Cassettes (with Samuel Arthur) in La Cassette audio de A à B, La Raclette Crantée, Toulouse, France

2020 Fiction Allemande, Collection Morel, Berlin, Germany

2018 Une bibliothèque, Derrière la salle de bains, Rouen, France

2017 Chapter of the shadows, Collection Morel / Disco-Babel, Paris, France

2016 The Green Ray Hotel, Collection Morel / Disco-Babel, Paris, France

2014 The Society of Aestheticians, Collection Morel / Disco-Babel, Paris, France

1997 Astrolab (artist book on mail art), Les Crevettes au pastis, Aix-en-Provence, France

1995 Supersonic Jazz (fanzine), Marseille, France – until 2000, 5 issues

Talks and readings

2020 Rodina Set festival, Kazan, Russia – with Goethe Institut Moscow

2017 Semaine du Bizarre, Théâtre Berthelot, Montreuil, France

2016 Lieu Commun / Les Abattoirs, Le Printemps de Septembre, Toulouse, France

2008 Brest’s Art School / La Carène, Brest, France

2003 Villa du Parc, Annemasse, France

2002 University of Visual Arts, Aix-en-Provence, France


2021 Lecturer for Node Curatorial center in events curating and production, Berlin, Germany – since 2020

2020 Guest speaker for SHIFT programme for artists professionnalisation, amac, Paris, France

2019 Mentorship programme WAH! for gender equality in music (as mentor), Fedelima, France – until 2020

2002 Guest lecturer, Irma / Paris X Nanterre University, France – until 2004

2002 Guest lectures at Angers’ University of Law, University Lyon II, Clermont-Ferrand, France

1999 Art theory teacher, Avignon’s art school, Avignon, France

1998 Studio assistant, Audiolab Villa Arson, national art school, Nice, France – until 1999.

Professional affiliations as curator and writer

C-E-A / Association of French curators, Paris, France

Verband Deutscher Kunsthistoriker / Association of German art historians, Bonn, Germany

VG Wort, München, Germany

Texts, press, mentions, interviews (selection)

Details, links and full press bibliography on the Press page


2021 Berliner Zeitung, Berlin, Germany

2020 Libération, Paris, France

2020 Live nach neun / Das Erste, Germany (interview)

2020 Senses of cinema, Australia

2020 444, Hungary

2019 El País, Spain (Enrique Vila-Matas)

2019 A66re6at, Switzerland (interview)

2017 La Nación, Argentina

2016 France Culture, France

2016 The Quietus, United-Kingdom

2016 El País, Spain (Enrique Vila-Matas)

2016 La Croix, France

2014 RTBF, Belgium

2014 Association Georges Perec, France