Elisa Carreno

Elisa Carreno
Last Name: Carreno
First Name: Elisa
Country: Brazil
City: Sao Paulo
Art Form: Painting
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Statement

The nature of my work is autobiographical. I address my history, dreams, pain, joy, needs and regrets, creating compositions that oscillate between control and chaos, reflecting my process as an individual navigating opposing influences.
I consistently use materials and surfaces that elicit the viewer's response. By doing so, I invite the audience to partake in my inner experience.
My pieces often combine loud colors and contrasting shapes that create a tension and a provocative dynamic.

Biography

Elisa Carreno is a Brazilian Artist who grew up in the city of Sao Paulo and studied art Education atthe Sao Paulo State University.
She lived in New Zealand, has traveled to over 20 different countries, and since 2012 she have been living in New York, where she became a member of the Brooklyn Art Space, did a art residence at the Trestle Gallery, and had participated in several exhibitions. In 2014 she was a runner up at the People's Choice
show at the The Greenpoint Gallery, and in 2015 her
studio was included at the Fiercely Curious curated tour.
Elisa has worked as an Art Educator in Brazil, and has developed several projects with non-profit institutions, such as SORRI, a rehablitation center for special needs students in Bauru - Sao Paulo.
email: elisa.carreno@hotmail.com

Galleries

2015-2016
2015-2016
2012-2014
2012-2014

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Events

Friday, February 28th, 2014 at 6:00 PM
Cidadao Global- Brazilian Community Center in New York
43-12 34th Avenue, Long Island City
New York, United States

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PLAYDAY Elisa Carreno solo exhibition. February 28th Opening 6:00pm til 8:00pm Cidadao Global- Brazilian Community Center in New York 43-12 34th Avenue, Long Island City, New York
Fyer , Fyer!
Starts: Monday, October 7th, 2013 at 8:00 PM
Ends: Saturday, October 5th, 2013 at 4:22 PM
Gershwin Hotel
7 East 27th Street
New York, United States
10016
SIREN Baroque kicks off its third season with Fyer, Fyer!, the first of four concerts exploring the ancient elements, in a special collaboration with the innovative baroque dancers Laura Careless and Marisol Cabrera. The program features blazingly passionate works by Morley, Monteverdi, Rebel, Scarlatti, and Handel, all of which use fire as a metaphor for nature’s wrath, spiritual zeal, lustful ardor, or the terrors of hell. With SIREN Baroque’s “impassioned performances” (Early Music America) accompanied by strikingly seductive choreography, it promises to be an evening to ignite the senses.
Phone: 212-545-8000