Silva Reichwein is a painter. She was born in Zurich and lives and works in Berlin and Zurich. She studied at the Ecole Superieure d Art Visuel, Geneva, and at the Universität der Künste, Berlin. 1993 she received her diploma as master scholar with Anna Oppermann. The artist`s work has been shown in numerous exhibitions in Germany, Switzerland, Netherlands and Hungary. She has received various scholarships and her work is present in various public and private collections.