Marina Abramovic is a contemporary artist who is renown for her unique style of performance art. Marina Abramovic was born in what it is now Belgrade, Serbia. The artist attended the Academy of Arts located in Belgrade and also Zagreb, Croatia.
The artist is also an outstanding painter and photographer.
In her earlier performance art she used to work with another German artist named Ulay. She is pictured with the artist Ulay in the black and white photograph second from the bottom.
Below a link to the website of the artist:
Abramovic has traveled to many locations around the world to create her performance art including the Great Wall in China and even the mountains of Tibet.
The artist has participated in the Venice Biennial where she won a Golden Lion award. She also has participated in the Whitney Biennial in New York City.
Price range information: Photographs range from $25,000 to $400,000.
Below a great documentary featuring Marina Abramovic doing performance art:
Abramovic is based out of Amsterdam, the Netherlands and New York City.