Maryolga Nieto

The Artist


Born in Caracas, Venezuela, on 26 of June 1963.First artistic recognition at the age of 8; Instituto de Artes Plasticas de Caracas; Institute for the Arts in Venezuela, studies consecutively in Cheshire Academy, Connecticut; New York and Miami, Florida; In 1991, after 13 years in the US, she returns to Venezuela; Current residence in the Netherlands since 1997. 


Instituto de Artes Plasticas, Caracas, Cheshire RH Arts Academy, Connecticut, New York, followed by an Art and Literature Degree, at Miami Dade Community College,  and consecutively at the prestigious European Koorenhuis Center for the Arts. Member of the Venezuelan Association of Plastic Artists.  


Abstract, impressionist; Paintings range from medium to large-scale projects; Custom made conceptual art. Medium used: acrylic on canvas. Ceramics and Glass.



         Miami Monthly, VS, 9th Edition, nr. 4, April 1989

         Editorial Ellas, Venezuela, 29th Edition, nr. 338, 1991

         El Nacional, Venezuela, 1993;

         Daily Journal,Venezuela, summer 1995

         Bohemia, Venezuela, N°/197, 21 January 2002

Expositions (individual or collective)

1987 Individual: ’Latinos en movimiento’, Suave Corporation, Miami Lakes, USA 

1987 Individual: ‘Light and Tone’ in La Galería Duarte, Miami, USA

1991 Collective: Fonpres-CIV at the Venezuelan Engineering Institute, Caracas, Bolivarian Republic of  Venezuela 

1991 Collective: ’The Small and the Big’ for the Venezuela Association of Artist, Caracas, Bolivarian Republic of  Venezuela                 

1992 Collective: ‘Painting, Sculpture and Ceramic’ for the Venezuelan Association for Cerebral Research, Caracas, Bolivarian Republic of  Venezuela

1993 Individual: `The colours of Davi’ in the gallery of Euro building Hotel, Caracas, Bolivarian Republic of  Venezuela

1995 Individual: `Visual Transformations’ in the gallery of the Centre for Italian-Venezuelan relations, Caracas, Bolivarian Republic of  Venezuela

1997 Individual: `Retrospective’ in the gallery of the Ministry of Agriculture, The Hague, The Netherlands

1997 Collective: `Art Expo’ RAI, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2000 Collective: `5 Continents 1 World´ in gallery Laerken, The Netherlands

2000 Individual: `In the Gallery of the Ministry of Public Works, The Hague, The Netherlands

2003 Individual: `ART FOR PEACE’ in Artana gallery, Noordeinde, The Hague, The Netherlands

2003 Collective: `International Holland ART FAIR’, The Hague, The Netherlands

2003 Collective: `Kunst Rondom de Kerk’, The Hague, The Netherlands

2004 Collective: `Lat/entes’, Espace Provisoire, Arte Fact Rue Marton , Belgium     

2004 Collective: `Un Rythme Intense…Le Cœur Comme Thematique’, Belgium

2004 Collective: `Lat/entes’ at The School of Arts, Bucharest, Rumania

2004 Individual: `LET´S GO LATIN!!, City Hall, Coolsingel 40,Rotterdam, The Netherlands

2005 Collective: `NOSOTROS´Galeria , Maracaibo, Bolivarian Republic of  Venezuela

2005 Individual: `RAICES INSONDABLES´, Latin Art Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2006 Collective: AMSTERDAM PHOTO , Amsthelven, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2006 Individual: “RAICES INSONDABLES’, Casa Latina, Lisbon, Portugal

2007 Collective: “Photo Collective”, Embassy of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, The Hague, The Netherlands

Some of the works are being held in private collections belonging to individuals and corporations in the US, Venezuela and the Netherlands, among which: Suave Shoe Corporation, Miami Lakes, Florida; Banco Latino Resort, Maturin, Venezuela; Lobby hotel Golden Rainbow Maremares Resort, Puerto de la Cruz, Venezuela; Conference room Ministry of Agriculture, The Hague.

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