Marie Nerland is an artist and curator based in Bergen, Norway. She has studied political science, comparative literature, and holds a master degree in theatre studies from the University of Bergen and an MA-level degree in curatorial practice from the Bergen Academy of Art and Design.
In 2008 she founded Volt, a long term curatorial initiative that commissions and presents new projects by contemporary artists. Past projects have taken the form of exhibitions, time-based media, performances, discursive projects and sound art.
She was co-editor of 3t, a Norwegian journal of contemporary theatre and performing arts (1997-2007), and co-editor of the Norwegian Art Yearbook (2009-2013). Since 1999 she has been working as an artist in different collaborative performance-based projects.