Ger van Elk, Artist in distribution, The Netherlands

Ger van Elk (1941-2014) was a Dutch conceptual artist. He studied art in Amsterdam and later art history in Groningen and Los Angeles. Together with Jan Dibbets and Marinus Boezem he is seen as a pioneer of Dutch conceptual art. Although his work is conceptual, the execution of his work was very important to him. He used humour to make various provocative statements.