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About the Artist

Michelle de la Vega (Seattle) is a multidisciplinary artist who uses an alloy of traditional and non-traditional art mediums: dance and performance art, steel fabrication, house building, and furniture design. Her work includes installation, sculpture and mixed media. She is a welder and uses a variety of materials in her visual work, branching into atypical materials relevant to the concept of a project.


In 2015, Michelle received a Fellowship to attend an arts residency at Millay Colony for the Arts.

Information included above was provided by artist at the time of application.
From the Artist

Receiving the Artist Trust Fellowship and Millay Colony for the Arts Residency is a truly exciting honor and comes at a much needed juncture for me, providing crucial financial and creative support to develop my direction as an installation and community engagement artist. Thank you so much Artist Trust!

Michelle de la Vega