City Gallery

During the famous Spoleto Festival in Charleston, the City Gallery holds a special juried exhibition, and guess what? I got juried in! Surprise, surprise... my strong rebellious piece "I don't give a f*ck" was the one chosen to show. Some people say Charleston is quite conservative and this is the reason why I created this … Continue reading City Gallery

Mount Pleasant Town Hall, April 2019

For the 3rd time straight I have been selected to exhibit my art the the Town Hall of Mount Pleasant. During this rotation I am showing 3 new paintings. The new Program is set to exchange the art every quarter, all over the hallways at the new Town Hall building. I am honored to have … Continue reading Mount Pleasant Town Hall, April 2019

Wild Dunes Commissioned Art

Reference View for the Commission Last month I was approached to work on a commissioned piece for a 60th birthday celebration gift. My client sent me a photo she took and that her husband - the birthday boy - wanted printed. Instead, she decided I could make it even more special by creating a painting … Continue reading Wild Dunes Commissioned Art

The 9th Annual Art Walk at Bohicket

Thank you all for coming to see me at this lovely Art Walk last Saturday. The weather Friday got me a bit worried but Saturday turned out to be a wonderful day! Some paintings found new homes and lot's of compliments were made. I can say it was worth the drive. For those who missed … Continue reading The 9th Annual Art Walk at Bohicket

Sharing is Caring

I have recently given an interview that inspired me to resume an old idea of sharing my stories. People seem to always be fascinated by my life story and I think it is time to share it to the world. I mean, if not for the benefit and inspiration to some people, maybe just for … Continue reading Sharing is Caring

Did you know I used to be a Portrait Artist?

Twenty years ago, I was a young student at the Art Students League in NYC, determined to become a successful artist. Considering I went to Marketing & Advertising University instead (I didn’t believe I could be successful as an artist in Brazil), I felt like I had to make up for lost time.  Ever since I was … Continue reading Did you know I used to be a Portrait Artist?

Would you ever guess where I took my husband on our first date?

Well, first I need to explain that this was his first trip to NYC while for me, it was a work trip to a place I used to live. Two days before my flight, he sent me a message asking if I was in the USA yet. We had been friends for a few years … Continue reading Would you ever guess where I took my husband on our first date?

Women’s Day

Today I woke up and had completely forgotten about March 8th. As I am sipping my coffee and checking my social media feeds (this is my morning routine), I started seeing some amazing posts on the International Women’s Day. I instantly felt an urge to put something together to share. Out of luck, I had just … Continue reading Women’s Day

I have been selected again

What a nice start to the year! Do you remember I had a piece hanging at the Mayor’s office last year? To be precise, it was hung on Valentine’s Day. The program was meant to rotate the art after 3-4 months, but I like to say they just loved my piece so much that I was … Continue reading I have been selected again

Super Exciting News!

Starting in December I am a new CO-Owner at the Lowcountry Artists Gallery, located in the historic French Quarter of Downtown Charleston. Yes, the gallery with the frog statue on East Bay!  Starting in December I am a new CO-Owner at the Lowcountry Artists Gallery, located in the historic French Quarter of Downtown Charleston. Yes, … Continue reading Super Exciting News!