Artist Biographies

November 23, 2017

Alina Ko

Alina Ko is originally from New York. She worked in public radio/television, documentaries, independent films, and post-production studios.

Currently living in Miami, she's involved in painting a series of autobiographical portraits of a breast cancer survivor...

November 23, 2017

Kathy Farese

I have always loved and admired the world with all the colors and textures of nature. I started drawing on the playground in elementary school. Horses have always been a love of mine and I mostly liked drawing the “heads of horses”. I have also spent many y...

June 26, 2017

Adrian Diaz

For as long as I can remember, I was always fascinated by color, shapes, and the ability to alter forms into my own perception. I wanted to create a series of imprints of what my world appeared to be like at any given moment in time. I would unapologetically...

June 19, 2017

Trevor Bailey

Trevor Bailey was born in the district of Broadgate in the parish of St. Mary on the island of Jamaica. He attended the Broadgate All Age School, the Richmond Secondary School, and St. Mary High School. After graduating, he went to the Edna Manley College...

June 16, 2017

Rosita Michel

I am a free-spirited landscape, still-life, and nature artist from South Florida. I was born in Bonn, Germany, had a childhood in Bogota, Columbia, and moved to Miami, Florida when I was 15 years old. The love for art has been with me since childhood. I’m...

June 16, 2017

Eldrys Siam-Eck

I am a Cuban-American Artist that paints from the Heart. My training has been LIFE and LOVE.  I LOVE LIFE, and everything that encompasses these two words. My first LOVE was MUSIC, which is like Oxygen to me.  After having a significant health issue, for...

June 15, 2017

Lourdes DeWick

Lourdes DeWick was born in Havana, Cuba. After living in Spain, she came to the USA,  in 1977. About 10 years ago, she felt very stressed.  By the grace of God,  painting/art, found her. She's been painting ever since. Her medium is mostly acrylic on can...

June 15, 2017

Mickey Ray

Mickey Ray is a self-taught South Florida painter. His works of semi-abstract figures and animals are exciting and vividly colorful. They are dynamic expressions of power, passion, and euphoric emotion. Mickey has been an artist all his life, and was once th...

June 15, 2017

Robert Anthony Montesino (Monte)

I'd to like share some of my history with you! I'm a self taught Florida Landscape artist, working primarily with acrylics. I also like to experiment with abstract surreal renderings of Pop Art Portraits, Abstract Nudes & Figures, Still...

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