Marion Bernet, was born in Biel in 1988. Since 2007, her musical interest has taken her to West Africa (Senegal and Guinea) several times for longer stays. In 2012 she completed her training as a graduate photo designer in Zurich and one year later exhibited her diploma thesis "Richtstätten" in the capital at the Photography Prize of the Canton of Berne. With her portrait work "Frau Burri" she becomes a finalist at the VFG Young Talent Award in 2014. She is awarded the Globetrotter World Photo Prize for her work Gold. Marion Bernet lives in Bern and has been working as a freelance photographer since 2013.