Lily van Bienen, born in Russia, graduated cum laude from Moscow Linguistic University, started painting in 2009 after a successful career in television, lives in France. She is a student of Frank Janca and Gary Jenkins, admires old masters Jan van Huysum and Rachel Ruysch.
Lily expresses her passion for flowers in large-scale flower portraits using old masters’ techniques and working alla prima. Eloquent means of emotions, her flowers add a sensual, happy and delicate note to our high-tech environment. Lily holds Silver Award 2014 from Artmajeur.com. Numerous exhibitions in France, Netherlands, Spain, Italy. Her paintings are in private collections in the USA, Germany, Russia, Netherlands, Italy, France, Serbia, Switzerland and South Africa.