Saskia is a figurative painter from New Orleans, La. She has exhibited widely in the United States, having mounted 15 solo exhibitions, and numerous group exhibitions in cities including New Orleans, Boston,Philadelphia, and New York. In addition to painting and exhibiting she has worked in museum education, art conservation, as an independent curator, as an arts writer, and has taught studio painting, drawing and sculpture at a number of institutions as well as writing seminars on art at Bostonuniversity. Her most recent solo exhibition took place at the Diaghilev museum of contemporary art in St. Petersburg, Russia.
She currently teaches painting at TulaneUniversity as well as Art History and Painting at the New Orleans Academy of Fine Arts.