Marcel Cousins is a Melbourne based artist working in the mediums of painting, printmaking, sculpture and installation. in 1998 he graduated from Victoria College of the Arts with first class Honours. In 2002 Marcel graduated from Tokyo National University of Music and Fine Art with a Masters in printmaking. In 2003 he co-founded Kings Artist Run Initiative. In 2011 Cousins was awarded a Doctorate of Philosophy (Fine Art) at Tama Art University Tokyo under the Japanese Ministry of Education's Scholarship.
His work is included in national and international collections including the Australian War Memorial Canberra, Art Bank, BHP Billiton and The National Gallery of Australia. Cousins' work has been shown in Japan, Korea, Singapore, China, France and Australia.