Natasha van Netten Photo websizeNatasha van Netten was born in Vancouver, Canada in 1989. She received a Diploma of Fine Art from the Vancouver Island School of Art in 2016 and was honoured to be a recipient of the Robin Hopper VVALS Legacy Award from the Victoria Visual Arts Legacy Society.

In 2017 Natasha has attended Artist in Residence programs in both the Czech Republic and Russia.  Natasha has exhibited in the United States, Czech Republic, Russia and in various Canadian galleries and venues including the Robert Batman Centre, The Maritime Museum of British Columbia, the Vancouver Telus World of Science, the Slide Room Gallery and Xchanges Gallery.

In 2008 Natasha volunteered as crew on a 100ft sailing vessel in the Mediterranean and Black Sea for two years. Natasha’s current art practice is strongly influenced by her experiences at sea.