Bart Van Merode
Bart Van Merode graduated magna cum laude from the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Antwerp (graduating in Insitu3). For the past 9 years, he has been associated with Internationaal Theater Amsterdam as associate designer of Jan Versweyfeld. There, he worked on, among others, Kings of War, De stille kracht, de dingen die voorbijgaan, Kleine zielen, Een klein leven, Dood in Venetië, Freud, and Wie heeft mijn vader vermoord. He also works as a freelance lighting designer and scenographer for Staatstheater Mainz, Les Théâtres de la Ville Luxembourg, the Nieuwstedelijk and other organisations. For Benjamin Abel Meirhaeghe he previously made the lighting design for The Ballet, and since A Revue he is also part of Meirhaeghe's artistic team. Van Merode teaches scenography at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts DKO in Antwerp.