MARIA HELENA VIEIRA DA SILVA (1908-1992) Portuguese-French Abstract Painter. Studied with Fernand Léger. Influenced by Cézanne. Lived and worked in Paris. Married Hungarian artist Árpád Szenes. Received the French government's Grand Prix National des Arts in 1966, the first woman so honored. Artwork: Dislocation du Labyrinthe.
Maria Helena Vieira Da Silva, 'The Corridor', 1950. Portuguese/French artist, 1908-1992. Her work often related to architecture; here the space creates a similar effect to one of Yayoi Kusama's installations. http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artists/maria-helena-vieira-da-silva-2104