Bart Vegter was a Dutch experimental film-maker. He was born in 1940 in Ferwerderadeel, Holland. In the 1950's and 60's, Vegter studied electronic engineering in Eindhoven and in the following years he kept working in this area.
Between 1976 and 1979, however his career turns over towards the experimental cinema. At this point, he studies cinema at the Free University of The Hague (Vrije Akademie) and get in contact with the work of other Dutch experimental film-makers such as Frans Zwartjes, Paul de Mol and Jacques Verbeek as well as with American experimental cinema.
Its first experimental film was HORIZONTALEN (Horizontales, 6', n/b), made in 1981. During his first years as a film-maker, Vegter worked mainly with traditional animation techniques. From the 1990's he started to use computer generated images in his films, the first one was NACHT-LICHT (Night Light, 13', couleur). All long his career, he made a lot of films using this technique.
Bart Vegter died in 2011.
Bart Vegter 9 Abstract Films (1981-2008)