Maricarmen Fernandez

Mari Carmen Fernandez was born in Havana, Cuba.  Since she was a child she possessed a great interest in art related activities:  writing, photography and painting, and she won several awards for her abilities with color and form.

After studying painting in Cuba under the guidance of teacher Juana Obon, she left for Spain in 1972.  There, her keen interest for art was cultivated thru the numerous museums in Europe, thru which she traveled extensively, learning about the different techniques and styles of the Masters and the interesting stories behind their work.

In 1975 she came to the United States and a few years later she founded her artistic painting company, and she is contracted by numerous national firms to do their stores and restaurants throughout the United States.  She also attended for some time to cuban artist Hector Cata’s studio, and she perfected her own mixed media technique, incorporating to her canvasses rich, vibrant colors and textures that reflect her temperament and passion.

Solo Exhibition-Lehter Art Gallery-Miami-2007

Solo Exhibition-Design District Gallery Night-2008 “Against All Odds”

Solo Exhibition-Artzee Gallery-Coral Gables-January 2010 “Off Limits”

Multi-artists exhibit-Coral Gables-May 2010

Paintings in private collections and in the contemporary art collection of City National Bank, Pompano; work commiissioned for luxury condo lobby in Aventura, Florida

 

Visit her Website http://artalleyonline.com