Carla Graft (1946) lives and works in The Hague, The Netherlands. She is an independent fine art professional and cultural historian. She was resident at St. Joost Academie in Breda and Ateliers '63 in Haarlem (NL) and has been awarded in 2000 the MA degree European Arts and Cultures at Montfort University in Leicester (GB) and in 2007 the MA degree Cultural Sciences at Open Universiteit, Heerlen (NL). She was author of Kunst in Nood (2008), a research on patronage of art benefactors in The Hague between the two World Wars.