Valdonês dos Santos Ribeiro
Was born in 1972 in the city of Estreito, interior of Maranhão.
A passion for art began in childhood and since then, has been improving his artistic techniques.
He started drawing very early, thanks to the encouragement of the mother, that despite knowing little saw the ease with which he painted and drew, then provided pencil and paper so that he could develop his works. With time was growing and learning the necessity of study, visited the library where he knew the works of artists such as: Pablo Picasso, Paul Cézanne, Renoir, Monet, Modigliane, and brazilians Emiliano Di Cavalcanti, Cândido Portinari, Tarsila do Amaral and Adélio Sarro.
Getting amazed by the level of these artists, realized at that moment that art came into his life definitely, decided to live producing art.
Since then, has participated in group and solo exhibitions, actively entered the Brazilian market contributing to the renewal of contemporary art.
The trip to Europe gave the maturation of his work, and international recognition, including having a work on permanent exhibition in the museum of the city of Triora in Italy. His artworks are part of collections of collectors in Brazil and Europe.
He is listed artist in ART IN GALLERY BRAZIL VOLUMES II and III.
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