DescriptionTechnique: Oil on Canvas with Golden leaf of 24 k - Dimensions: 140X101 cm - Date: 1989 - Short description of the Work: Meeting and Greetings of Salazar to Africa, here represented by a Leopard â€śIn Africa symbol of freedom and warrior â€ś. Nicely Salazar bends before an arrogant and elegant Lady.
Santa Maria, Azores Member Since August 2007 Artist Statement Santa Mariaâ€™s Biography and Exhibitions - 1957 Born in Sintra, lives in Azores - 1965-70 Art learning with the British Painter Enid Mitchell, Sintra -
1975-76 Introduction to Modern Art and Art History of National Society of Fine
Arts, Lisbon - 1980 Study voyage to Madrid - 1981 Study voyages, to Madrid,
Sevilha study Zurbaran, Barcelona, professional training in the atelier of the Catalan Painter Daniel Aspachs Georges - SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS - 2006 Anima Gallery, PD Azores - 1999 Graciosa Cultural Center, Azores -
1998 Unesco Center, Oporto - 1996 Portugal Telecom Gallery, Oporto -
1991 Casino Estoril Gallery, Estoril - Loios Gallery, Oporto - 1988 Albatroz Gallery, Cascais - 1984 SĂŁo Bento Gallery, Lisbon - 1983 Foz Palace, Lisbon -
1982 Foz Palace, Lisbon - 1981 Foz Palace, Lisbon - 1976 ValenĂ§as Palace, Sintra - 1975 ValenĂ§as Palace, Sintra - 1974 ValenĂ§as Palace, Sintra -SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS - 1996 Fernando Pessoa in Casino Estoril - 1994 Degrau Arte Gallery in Oporto - Escada Quatro Gallery in Cascais - 1990 Tivoli Gallery in Sintra - 1988 The Woman in the Portuguese Contemporary Art, Casino Estoril - The Seaâ€ť in the International Fair of Lisbon - Tempo Gallery, Lisbon - Coimbraâ€™s week in the Casino Estoril - Collective in favour of the Timorâ€™s people, Casino Estoril - 1987 Janela Verde Gallery in Lisbon - E. C. Gallery in Colares / Sintra - 1986 R 75 Gallery in Lisbon - 1982 Foz Palace in Lisbon -1981 Casino Estoril â€śAutumn Halls from 81 to 91â€ť (with honours mentions in 82 and 83) - 1974 ValenĂ§as Palace in Sintra - Commissioned Work - 1979 A panel for the Battalion of Recognition of the Transmissions of the Army - 1983 Modern Art Center of Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation - 1998 Portuguese Republic Assembly - 2001 Bank of Portugal - 2003 Portuguese Bank of Business - Representation - The Modern Art Center of Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation - Ministry of Culture - Portuguese Republic Assembly, Presidents Art Gallery - Bank of Portugal, Presidents Art Gallery - Sintraâ€™s Museum - Portugal Telecom, Oporto - Portuguese Bank of Business ( BPN ) - Casino Estoril - Cascais City Hall -Graciosaâ€™s City Hall, Azores - Ponta Delgadaâ€™s City Hall, Azores - Portuguese Bank of Business - The Iberian Dictionary of Plastic Artists and the Painters and Sculptors of Fernando Pamplona Vol. IV and in diverse national and foreign collections: Portugal, Spain, France, Belgium, Netherlands, Germany, USA, Australia and Norway - Represented in World Wide Web: