Michelle Vella


Michelle Vella is a contemporary portrait artist known for her unique Big Eyes with a POP culture feel. The NY fashion scene quickly embraced Michelle’s style from the start. Fashion icon Diane von Furstenberg discovered Vella on Instagram resulting in a meeting in NYC and delivery of her custom portrait which is now part of the DVF collection. Vella’s work is very much in demand, garnering commissions and collaborations with corporate and private collectors from around the world. She has been featured on CNN Style, ELLE CANADA, and W magazine to name a few. Having an education in Fine Arts and a graphic design business for over a decade, it was only recently that Vella unleashed this new found passion, finding success right from the start. Michelle is based in Toronto, Canada.  For more information about Michelle Vella, visit her website michellevella.com. 


Toronto, Canada