In Sylvat's work there is a presence of history. She addresses the condions of women in the past and present. Through her work Sylvat explores Islamic history, culture, and religion from the female perspective. She currently resides in Salkville, New Brunswick.
Illustration: Hand Made Book, 1989; mixed media
1983-86 Masters of Fine Arts, Visual Arts. Printmaking, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec.
1978-80 Masters of Arts, Comparative Literature (English), Government College, Lahore, Pakistan.
1980-81 Independent Studies in Painting and Printmaking, Pratt Institute, New York, New York, U.S.A. with Vasillius Toulis, Walter Rogalski and J. Ponce de Leon.
1972-76 Diploma in Visual Arts, National College of Arts, Lahore, Pakistan.
1970-72 Fsc. Pre-Medical, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Kinnard College, Lahore, Pakistan.