Sylvia Rago, Visual Artist
Sylvia Rago, a contemporary artist whose work has been exhibited in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and New York for over 10 years, is a true believer in the essence of art as human expression. Her work has been displayed at New York's National Arts Club, The Foxglove Art Gallery and The School of Visual and Performing Arts as well as some local restaurants in Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania where she currently resides. A recipient of many awards, Sylvia was a member of the Pocono Mountain Arts Group and a teacher of art and drawing at Northampton Community College, Youth Program.
Born and raised in the Philippines, Sylvia came to the United States with a degree in Business and Finance. "It should have been business and fine arts", Sylvia grins. After traveling in Europe and the United States, Sylvia finally settled in the Pocono Mountains to raise her daughter. Sylvia continues to thrive and enrapture her audience with her creativity, expression and discovery in art.