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ADVANCING THE ARTS ACROSS MARYLAND

SYLVIE VAN HELDEN

SYLVIE VAN HELDEN

Artist Work

Koi Origami
2015
Mixed Media
20 x 10"
The Path to Transformation
2015
Mixed Media
20 x 10"
Upstream
2015
24 x 48"
Dragon's Boon
2015
24 x 48"
Dragon's Boon detail
2015
acrylic, ink, collage and correction tape on paper
Ripple Effects
2015
mixed media
8 x 8"

Artist Information

County
Baltimore City
Artistic Category

Visual Arts

MSAC Individual Artist Award (IAA)
2016, Prior to 2012

Artist Bio

Sylvie van Helden was born in Montreal, Canada in 1974. After a brief stint in Biology, she moved to Baltimore in 2000 to attend the Mount Royal Program at the Maryland Institute College of Art. Upon graduating with her MFA in 2002, she taught at the college and high school levels for 12 years. Her works have been shown in local, regional, and national shows at venues such as Maryland Art Place, The Elizabeth Roberts Gallery, Eastern Michigan University, and the Painting Center in NYC. She was the recipient of a Maryland States Arts Council grant for Painting in 2004. Sylvie lives and works in Baltimore, MD.