Marilyn Minter

Conceptual Artist

Birthday July 20, 1948

Birth Sign Cancer

Birthplace Shreveport, LA

Age 75 years old

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Prolific American conceptual artist whose work has been featured in museums, galleries, and festivals around the world. This includes her Green Pink Caviar video, which appeared in the Modern Museum of Art for over a year. Her work has been particularly noted for depicting sexuality and erotic imagery. 

Before Fame

She earned a Master of Fine Arts at Syracuse University and would go on to become involved in the Manhattan nightclub scene during the 1970s and 1980s. 


She has taught in the MFA department at New York's School of Visual Arts. 

Family Life

Her drug-addicted mother was the subject of one of her most acclaimed photographic studies. 

Associated With

She was seen at the Brooklyn Museum Ball alongside Alicia Keys in April 2017.