Having accompanied all the activity of the artist of Coimbra, Santiago Ribeiro, including in the great screens of Times Square in New York, we have now announced his participation in the International Exhibition “Prize of Visionary Art” in the center of the great Russian city Moscow.
The international project “Visionary Art Prize” will be held in the historical center of Moscow, in one of the best exhibition venues in Moscow – in the “House of Artists of Moscow”.
The dates of the exhibition: March 27 – April 1, 2018.
Santiago Ribeiro will be the only surrealist artist to participate in this important event in the Russian capital as well as the only Portuguese. Having been invited by his friend the Russian artist Oleg Korolev.
In the 2018 Visionary Art Prize project, are included artworks in the styles of Visionary Art, Mystic Symbolism, Cosmismo, Fantastic Realism, Magical Realism.
The artworks are produced in genres of painting, graphics, sculpture, digital art, textiles and non-woven.
Born in Coimbra, Portugal, Ribeiro attended art classes at Escola Avelar Brotero and the Escola Superior de l’Education in Coimbra.
He has organized and participated in numerous individual and collective art exhibitions in Portugal and abroad. Ribeiro’s work has been featured at the U.S. Embassy in Lisbon, in the Portuguese American Journal, in Digital Meets Culture, Pressenza fr, metroNews.ru , Pravda in Portuguese, The Herald News, Associated Press , EFE, APA ots, AAP, and many other publications.
He has devoted his life to painting and promoting 21st century surrealist art, through exhibitions around the world in Berlin, Moscow, Dallas, Los Angeles, Mississippi, Warsaw, Nantes, Paris, Florence, Madrid , Granada, Barcelona, Lisbon, Belgrade, Monte Noire, Romania, Japan, Taiwan and Brazil.