Marian Bakker, Amsterdam, Netherlands (1944)

Studied visual communication at the "Rijksacademie voor Beeldende Kunsten", Amsterdam. Since 1984 numerous solo and group exhibitions in several Dutch cities, Berlin, Paris, New York and Brussels. She is also actively involved as an activist in the feminist and lesbian movement. She is to be situated on the interface between activism and visual arts. In 1990, she organized the famous exhibition "De flanerende blik".