Born 1952 in Durban.
Although showing a keen interest in art from an early age, nevertheless only started painting seriously in the late 1970's.
Concentrating mainly on Cape scenes of old Dutch style buildings, highlighting dramatic effects of light and shade, these subjects were well received at his first one-man exhibition at the Rika Venter Gallery, Randburg, in 1979.
Turning professional in 1981, Marc left his printing and marketing career to work towards one-man exhibitions in Benoni and at the Royal Gallery, Johannesburg, in 1983.
His many group exhibitions include the TOP 40 REALISTS EXHIBITION held at the Grayston Gallery, Sandton in 1988.
Pastel and oil paintings are exhibited in galleries situated in the major centres of South Africa. His works are found in collections of buy online high profile South African companies.
The high demand for the works of Marc Poisson accounts for the increasing value of his paintings.