Sydney Blum (b. 1950) is an artist currently living and working in Nova Scotia. She has an MFA in Sculpture from the University of Wisconsin at Madison and an MSW from New York University. She has been widely reviewed in art publications such as Art Forum, Art News, Art in America, The New York Times, Sculpture Magazine, Contemporanea, Arts Magazine, Village Voice and many others. She has been the recipient of two Creation Grants through Arts Nova Scotia since moving there in 2010. She taught in the fine art department at The New School/Parsons for 16 years and practiced as a psychotherapist for more than 30 years.