Maria Helena Vieira da Silva

1908–1992

Maria Helena Vieira da Silva, ‘The Corridor’ 1950
The Corridor 1950
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In Tate Modern

Biography

Maria Helena Vieira da Silva (13 June 1908 – 6 March 1992) was a Portuguese abstract painter. She was considered a leading member of the European abstract expressionism movement known as Art Informel. Her works feature complex interiors and city views using lines that explore space and perspective. She also in tapestry and stained glass.

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