Rachel Brennecke is an American-born artist who received her BFA from The Rietveld Academie in The Netherlands in 2007. She is a director, photographer and filmmaker who has mentored under established artists Peter Beard, Mark Seliger, and Elle Magazine Creative Director Gilles Bensimon as First Assistant for three years following her degree. In addition to working behind the camera, Brennecke (also known as Bon Jane) has performed at The Museum of Modern Art for Marina Abrmovic’s historical retrospective and exhibition ‘The Artist is Present’, and for artist Vanessa Beecroft for her installation ‘VB64’ at Deitch Projects. She frequently appears in front of the lens and has been portrayed in VICE, PurpleDiary, The New York Times, Marina Abramovic’s book The Artist is Present, and Mark Seliger’s LISTEN.