Desjardins, Yolanta


Yolanta Desjardins graduated from St Scholastica’s College, Glebe, in Sydney, and the New Orleans Academy of Fine Arts.

Yolanta has  exhibited in Sydney, Canberra, Melbourne, in Australia; in New Orleans Louisiana;  and Nova Scotia Canada.


The National Library of Australia,

St Patrick’s College Strathfield

Balmain Sinfonia



  • A.D. Hope, Poet (permanent collection of National Library of Australia
  • Don Burke, Gardening Guru (permanent collection of the National Library of Australia)
  • Gary Stavrou, Conductor, Balmain Sinfonia
  • Dr Ken Atkinson, Surgeon (now deceased)
  • Peter Skrzynecki, Author and Poet
  • Andrew Tink, former MP Epping
  • Joan Wilcox, University Professor who translated maths books into Braille
  • Br Peter Ciezak, Marist Brother
  • David Coward, Physics Professor
  • Dr. John MacPherson, Halifax Nova Scotia and Rome Italy