Art is my life and passion. My work is based on capturing the essence of feelings, emotions and the invisible, eternal energy that pervades in the universe, focusing on beauty and it’s scarcity in current time. I am inspired by nature and new science that meets spirituality. Creating from a place of no time , no space no body. 

Like an architect I love to construct the images with multiple layering, but at the same time leaving space for surprise, for something unexpected to happen, where my dance like gestures encounter the vibrations of color. 

Color is vital to convey my message of harmony and wellbeing and I am interested in the perception of space and emotion through the equilibrated use of color, which I have trained while working in textile design. I aim to offer the spectators a view into special moments of time where all is possible and like my creations to enchant, add to wellbeing and open the mind.


Having taking private art and fabric design classes around the world Michelle’s creative talents are not restricted to one type of media, while painting is her main practice her recent and upcoming collaborations with design companies like Purling London, Vigone Carpets, Claudine Gaudion, Vida etc are a testimonal . 

Her studio is in Italy where she also started ‘ArtMoleto’ , an international continuously evolving art project which includes curating exhibitions and organizing artists. 

At the same time Michelle’s work has been getting international attention. She has participated in various group shows  around the world (UK, US, China, France, Portugal, Germany, Austria, Italy)

​In 2015  she held a successful solo exhibition in London’s Notting Hill  and in 2018 another solo exhibit at Discerner Residence / Mayfair / London, where her artworks can currently be viewed by appointment. ( Master Pianist  Mrs. Celine Gaurier- Joubert )   

Michelle has been mentioned in numerous national and international press such as the Times, News Week, Huffington Post,  as well as appearing and being interviewed on italian National TV,  and other publications. 


Michelle Hold is born in Munich, grew up in Austria. She started studying architecture in Austria, then dropped by chance into modeling which gave her exposure on the international circuit. She lived in Paris, New York, Hong Kong, Munich and London, where she attended various art and textile design classes and subsequently worked as textile designer in Milan where her designs have been used by Krizia, Escada, Ungaro and Bluemarin etc. She has shown in different art fairs, in exhibitions in Usa, China, Europe and her works are in Private collections in Italy, Austria, GreatBritain, Romania, Usa, Germany, France, Iceland.

She founded a group of artists ArtMoleto ,  a continuously evolving international art project, together they organize interesting meaningful exhibitions in public institutions in Europe. 

2018 she has been shortlisted for the RiseArtPrize.