Patricia Van Dalen (b. Venezuela, 1955) is a visual artist and educator who lives and works in Miami. Her body of work covers different areas of creation, such as painting, collage, installations, works integrated into architecture; painted wood, mosaic and tile murals, tapestries and rugs, stained glass windows, as well as various works of public art such as the large-scale mural “Jardín Lumínico” in Caracas. Van Dalen has been teaching applied visual thinking since 1985 and conducts workshops on color, and on the dynamics of visual language.