Raul Marroquin was born in Bogota, Colombia, in
1948 and has lived in the Netherlands since 1971.
He has worked with film, video and photography as well as installations.
He is considered one of the pioneers of video art in the Netherlands.
In the early 70s while been a student at the Jan van Eyck Academie
in Maastricht he published Fandangos, one of the first artists magazines
in the world that included many of the Fluxus and conceptual artist
of that period. In 1980 he produced a The Link his first, live, satellite,
interactive project connecting Manhattan Cable and Amsterdam cable
television. Since 1991 he has produced the Hoeksteen Live! (radio
and television). He lectures in universities and art academies in
several European countries, North and South America and contributes
with artiucles and essays in several special intrest magazines both
hardcopy and on-line. His work form part of public and private collections
all over the world.
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