About the artist

MARIKE STOKKER

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Marike Stokker (Utrecht, The Netherlands) studied Graphic Design and Theatre Photography at the Academy Minerva, School of Fine Arts, Design and Pop Culture in Groningen and Visual Arts and Art History at the Academy for Visual Arts in Amersfoort.
Since 1984 she works as a visual artist. She exhibited her work nationally and internationally and her work has been appreciated and is acquired by several companies and private collectors.

She is represented by: www.artolive.com in Amsterdam and www.galeriejennerenes.nl in Utrecht.
Since 2010 she has focused on painting “En Plain Air”. She creates works of art on the spot in parks East of Utrecht, but also in the North of The Netherlands (Friesland), in New York/New England region and Mid-Atlantc region.
She is specifically interested in painting water: the reflection, all that grows etc.
In the summer of 2014 she started painting in South Bethany and became a member of the Rehoboth Art League. She has a place in the artists roster now.
In 2015 she became an Urban Sketcher. The mission of the USk is to raise the artistic, storytelling and educational value of on-location drawing, promoting its practice and connecting people around the world who draw on location where they live and travel.

See the website: www.stokker.nl and the blog: http://marikestokker.blogspot.com (in Dutch)

Agent in the US:
Jelle Breunis
jelle@breunis.com
phone: +1 203 979 2587