Gina De Gorna, Hawaii, US Member Since July 2008 Artist Statement Gina De Gorna comes from a family of Artists and Craftsmen. She has lived and studied extensively Fine Art both in Europe and in the US. In 2002 Gina found paradise and eventually moved to Hawaii Big Island.
Gina De Gorna received her first Art award at the age of ten and later on she has been a teacher for 11 years.
Having painted and studied for more than 25 years, Gina De Gorna finished more than 500 Art pieces. She continuously does research, reads and writes about art, tutors, experiments with color, art techniques, styles and painting subjects. In the USA Gina De Gorna launched her career as a full-time artist and as such she can offer originals of oil and acrylic paintings and variety of limited edition Giclee reproductions, cards and prints.
Gina's fine art works and portraits have been shown in Art Galleries both in solo and group exhibitions in Europe, Canada, and the USA. Her work incorporates a wide variety of subject matter, including cartoons, illustrations, portraits , landscape and seascape images, together with paintings of animals, birds, sunsets, and flowers. Her paintings are recognized for their realistic and expressional values. They are the product of a continuing process of exploration through which the artist is seeking to portray personal or visionary interpretations of the world.
Gina's paintings are impressions of places and events from everyday life and personal responses to what she sees or feels. They have been collected in five continents.
• Favorite Color: RED
• Favorite Place: Hawaii, Big Island
• Favorite Hobby: Fine ART
• Favorite Sports: Tennis, Boogie Boarding
• Favorite Drink: Mojito
• Favorite Music: All but Heavy Metal
• Favorite Websites: Home of Modern Art.com and ExperienceKona.com
• Favorite Art Gallery: Sunsets Art Gallery, www.GinaDeGornaGalleries.com,
• Gina De Gorna's OTHER INTERESTS: Family, Books - World Literature, Philosophy, Psychology, Art & Color Therapy, Charity.