Sanja Iveković (Zagreb, 1949) graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in Zagreb in 1970. At the beginning of her career Ivkeović created ambients and interventions in urban space (the exhibition Mogućnost za '71 – Possibility for '71) and graphic design for the shows of Televizija Zagreb (Zagreb Television; 1972-1975). Since 1976 she has focused exclusively on video and performance. In 1978 and from 1990 to 1993 she attended a professional residency in Canada, where most of her video-works were realized. Iveković is conisdered to be one of the first feminist artists on the international art scene.