biography of Helena AMARAL (1927)

Personal data


Birth : 03/31/1927 - Porto, Portugal
Sex : F
Nationality/Affiliation : Portugal

Address

Porto, Portugal

Representatives

International Art Promotion – Del Vall 27 – Terrassa, Barcelona, Spain


Education

1962 – 1964 : ESBAP Escola Superior de Belas Artes do Porto – Porto, Portugal

Professional data


Work and Life

1968:Lives and works in Vigo, Spain from May to August.


Medals

1976

1976 : 8ème Grand Concours International de Lutèce , Médaille d’Or – Paris, France
Awarded by : Académie Internationale de Lutèce – 4 impasse de l’astroballe – Paris, France


Affiliated to an association

1970 : Académie Internationale de Lutèce – 4 impasse de l’astroballe – Paris, France

Work


Categorie and medium


Painting : Oil/canvas

Subject

color
flowers

Artistic periods

1987 : Colour effects.
1970-1987 : Influenced by Vincent VAN GOGH.
1965-1970 : Variations on the classical still lifes.

Works

Barcelona 92 (II)
Date of creation : 1996
Medium : Oil/canvas
Subject : flowers
Size : 60 x 80 cm
 
El barça
Date of creation : 1996
Medium : Oil/canvas
Size : 60 x 40 cm
 

Solo Exhibitions (Selected)


Solo exhibitions

2002

Gladioli in Still Life
Ateneu Comercial – Porto, Portugal
10/17/2002 – 10/18/2002

2000

Hotel Ritz – Barcelona, Spain
05/11/2000 – 05/12/2000

1997

Montserrat Gallery – New York NY, United States
07/15/1997 – 08/02/1997

1996

Galerie Richard Treger – Paris, France
10/08/1996 – 10/11/1996

Group Exhibitions (Selected)


Art shows / fairs

2003

Europ’ART Genève – Foire internationale d’art, n°12
Palexpo – Geneva GE, Switzerland
04/30/2003 – 05/04/2003

2001

International Artexpo California
San Francisco CA, United States
11/01/2001 – 11/04/2001
Represented by : International Art Promotion – Del Vall 27 – Terrassa, Barcelona, Spain


Group exhibitions

2001

Eloge du petit format dans l’art d’aujourd’hui
Centre Culturel Christiane Peugeot – Paris, France
11/07/2001 – 11/12/2001

Bibliography (Selected)


On the artist


Books

2002

The Gladioli in Still Life (Helena Amaral…jusque Vincent Van Gogh)
Publisher: Éditions des Écrivains – 147-149 rue Saint-Honoré – Paris, France
Author: Cardoso Fortunato Mario David – Porto, Portugal
2002
ISBN : 2-7480-0482-5


Periodicals

2003

Helena Amaral
in: Jornal Notícias do Eixo Atlântico p. 12
Porto, Portugal
01/2003

1998

NORTON DE MATOS Fernando – Helena festeja Portugal em Vigo
in: Comércio do Porto p. 31
Porto, Portugal
16/06/1998

Legals