Roos van der Vliet was born in 1985 in dordrecht, the netherlands. Shes currently living in arnhem. She earned a BFA from ArtEZ Institute of the Arts in 2009.
She is concerned with the human condition, particularly with how living in such a large and historied world affects our identities. She paints photorealist portraits of young women she identifies with in an effort to resolve these feelings of anonymity and alienation.