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Diana Blok

Artist

Gast bij IQMF 2017

Born in Montevideo Uruguay in 1952, currently based in Amsterdam.Diana Blok spend her youth in Uruguay, Colombia, Guatemala and Mexico. Since 1974 she has established her home base in Amsterdam. As a diaspora artist she travels regularly, returning to her roots. She is a self thought photographer, practicing professionally since 1977.  Growing up in Colombia and Guatemala both during the time of their civil wars and traveling extensively in between, she had the opportunity to see a lot of the world and its diversity. Photography and film are an extension of this feeling.  Questions  around gender and  sexual identity form an important line in her oevre. Her work has been exhibited extensively  around the globe.