Performance artist.

Marcus John Henry Brown is a performance artist based in Munich. Marcus moved to Germany in 1993 having studied Art & Social context at Dartington College of Arts. He has over 25 years of professional communications experience, and splits his time between mentoring young creatives, answering questions about the future for brands and creating performance art that hack the business context.

He has created a series of critically acclaimed performances that look at the relationships between and impact of technology, culture and commerce on society.

His Work.

Marcus’ performances feel and look like keynotes. They have the aura of a business world spiralling out of control. They have been specifically created for festival and conferences stages which is why Marcus calls them performance hacks.

They confront, polarise and excite.


The Snowdon Pitch (2014) - Berlin
Purpose of Entry (2015) - Berlin
The Parallel (Berlin, 2015) - Berlin
Love, The Machine, and The Ghost (2017) - Berlin
Zombie Apocalypse and other peak pixel fantasies (2017) - Bournemouth

The Passing Trilogy
The Passing (2017)
Frankfurt, Berlin, Prague, Bournemouth, Munich, London, Hamburg.
The Sensorium Process (2018)
Munich, Graz, London. Berlin.
FLEX (2019) - Berlin

Works Of Antagonism Series
Part 1: CHEMISTRY (2019)- Munich
Part 2:CONTROL (2019) - Zürich



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HUSTLETOLOGY was written and produced for the re:publica 2021 and is based part of his virtual performance and speakery manifesto research.

Virtual Performances

Marcus is currently researching and producing a series of virtual performances that will take place throughout 2021 and early 2022. The performances are based on his long-form poem: A Wicked Pack Of Cards. If you are interested in following the performances, please subscribe to his YouTube channel or follow him on Twitter for more details.

Virtual Events & Speaker Training.

Marcus John Henry Brown finances his artistic practice and performances with corporate commissions. He can be hired to develop, write and produce virtual events and his speaker training service "speakery" helps people deliver better presentations either on stage or on a live stream.


If you are interested in booking Marcus for a performance, please consult his terms and conditions to avoid embarrassment. All enquires can be directed to:

Marcus John Henry Brown UG
Münchener Str. 17
82024 Taufkirchen

Email: mail (at)
Tel.: +49 (0)89 444 69 744