|BRITISH COLUMBIA ARTISTS|
She exhibited with the B.C. Society of Fine Arts in their annual exhibitions from 1940 to 1957.
Information available on-line from B.C. Vital Statistics notes that Helen Agnes Kahma died in North Vancouver at the age of 59. She was widowed at the time, her employment was noted as "Don - Women's Residence, U.B.C." from which she had retired in September 1970.
|1940 May 17 - June 2||BCSFA 30th Annual||Okanagan Landscape|
|1941 May 10 - June 1||BCSFA 31st Annual||White Lake Valley, Okanagan|
|1942 May 15 - 31||BCSFA 32nd Annual||Landscape I|
|1942 July 7 - Sept. 2||VAG B.C. Artists 1st Annual Summer||Portrait of a Girl|
|1943 May 15 - June 6||BCSFA 33rd Annual||Figure Composition|
|1943 July 2 - Aug. 25||VAG B.C. Artists 2nd Annual Summer||Figure Composition|
|1944 May 13 - June 4||BCSFA 34th Annual||Tutelary Synod|
|1945 May 18 - June 10||BCSFA 35th Annual||Lillian|
|1945 July 3 - Aug. 26||VAG B.C. Artists 4th Annual Summer||Mary|
|1946 May 31 - June 23||BCSFA 36th Annual||Yellow Bolero|
|1946 July 2 - 28||VAG Jubilee Exhibition||Yellow Bolero|
|1947 May 9 - June 1||BCSFA 37th Annual||Figure Harmony|
|1947 July 8 - 27||VAG B.C. Artists Summer Exhibition||Figure Harmony|
|1948 May 18 -June 6||BCSFA 38th Annual||Roche de Boule|
|1949 May 3 - 22||BCSFA 39th Annual||Landscape, Skeena River|
|Indian Graves, Hazelton|
|1949 July 12 - July 31||VAG Stanley Park in Pictures||Brockton Point|
|1950 April 25 - May 14||BCSA 40th Annual||Portrait|
B.C. VITAL STATISTICS ON-LINE death (refer to BCVS)
"Among other prominent exhibitors are ... Helen West ...
From "Summer Show at Gallery Major Event for Art Lovers," by Palette Vancouver Daily Province, July 7, 1943
"However, one can not omit mentioning the ... forthright affirmatively
painted oils by Helen West ... (continues)"
From "Lively Spirit Pervades B.C. Artists' Exhibition" by Palette. Vancouver Daily Province, May 3 1949