Artist Bio or Statement / Bio de l’artiste ou la déclaration
Born in 1965 in Sassuolo (MO), Italy where she lives and works . She graduated at the European Institute of design (IED) of Milan in 1987 with a degree in Illustration. From 1988 to 2001 she worked professionally as tile-designer working for art graphic and serigraphic studios. In 2002 she decided to dedicate herself full-time to painting and since then she has participated in national and international group and solo-exhibitions. She has been shortlisted in several national and international Art competitions receiving Award and acclaim. She won graphic section of Premio ARTE Mondadori (organized by Arte Mondadori magazine) and Faber- Castell special Prize in 2007 and, for the first time in the history prize, she won also in the 2008 edition. Through a personal chromatic choice and photographic style with attention to detail ,yet keeping the link with ancient masters and techniques , she describes contemporary women. Her artworks are in public and private collections and in Costa Cruise Collection with several works installed on cruiseship Costa Luminosa, Costa Deliziosa, Costa Fascinosa.
GRAPHITE & COLOURED PENCIL WORKS / LES OEUVRES EN GRAPHITE ET CRAYONS DU COULEUR