Victor Bernard

Instruments: Bow Makers | Makers

Victor Bernard was born in 1985 in Compiegne, near Paris. He studied at the Newark School of Violin Making in England, he graduated in 2008. Passionate about bow making, he worked five years in Brussels next to Pierre Guillaume learning bow making, restoration and expertise. He furthered his work experience in the workshops of renowned bowmakers. In 2014, he joined the Atelier Flagey in Brussels and became an active member of Ekho, an association created for the promotion of contemporary violin and bow making. In 2014, his work was recognized by the Marcel Vatelot Foundation and he received a grant to prepare international competitions during which he received several awards.

Victor Bernard
Arts Council - funding music
Crespo Foundation
Fáilte Ireland
Wild Atlantic Way
Cork County Council
Pure Cork
RTE Lyric FM
Creative Places West Cork Islands
Irish Examiner
Maritime Hotel
IMRO - Irish Music Rights Organisation