Ellen Van Driessche lives and studies in Leuven. She holds a BA in art history obtained at KU Leuven. Currently she is completing her MA in art history at KU Leuven focussing on contemporary art. For her thesis she does research after alter ego's and persona's in the work of women artists. As part of the master's programme, she is doing an internship at the Lieven Gevaert Centre.