Mackplakt was born in 1982 in Antwerp, Belgium where he lives and works. He graduated in Fine Arts, also in Antwerp. Mackplakt, being a street artist since 1998, got noticed by the established art world in Antwerp for his work on the street. This resulted in having a great network and many partnerships, which got him to do a lot of street-art shows all over the world. Mackplakt mainly uses video and silksreen methods to reflect his visions of the streets and its visitors.