September 7, 2009

Nyanda BP Portrait Awards 2004

by Helen Masacz

Helen Masacz is a painter from London with a growing reputation, having been selected for exhibition in the BP Award at the National Portrait Gallery in 2004. In 2005, Helen was asked by the National Portrait Gallery to contribute work for their 150th anniversary exhibition. Helen works to commission and has lately been compiling a body of work (Transition) for exhibition in 2009. She concerns herself with the issues of transition; from childhood to adulthood, from the changes in relationships over a lifetime and to the meaning that the passage of time imprints on all our lives. You can find more of her work at her website,