Fernanda Frangetto

Visual Artist Miami - FL US / São Paulo - SP Brasil

“For me sculpting is the art of a three-dimensional brushstroke”

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Fernanda Frangetto is a Brazilian-born artist living in Florida, working in sculpture, installation, painting, and drawing. She studied at the University Center of Fine Arts and specialized in sculpture at the Brazilian Museum of Sculpture, both in São Paulo.

Her works have been featured in art institutions across the US and Brazil, such as NARS Foundation (New York); Boca Raton Museum of Art, Marco Island Center for the Arts, Magnetic Pompano (Florida); United Nations House (Brasília), and the Brazilian Society of Japanese Culture (São Paulo).

She created sculptures and trophies for the Sao Paulo Association of Art Critics, the Brazil Fashion Miami, and in 2017, City of Doral - Government Center, Florida, invited Frangetto to create sculptures in honor of the national fight against cancer that were gifted to Doral’s City Hall, the Commissioner’s Office, and the American Cancer Society.

She won the prestigious Salão Bunkyo Award’s Golden Prize and was a consecutive winner of Focus Brazil’s Visual Arts Press Award. Frangetto has been a speaker in numerous art events and her works are included in collections such as the Consulate General of Brazil’s in Miami, and Fundação Marcos Amaro’s. She is represented by Duo Art Gallery, Miami.

Education

MAC/USP Museu de Arte Contemporânea da USP

Interactive Dialogic Perspective using digital resources

Interaction Group with advisor Sylvio Coutinho

Caixa Cultural São Paulo

“To Understand the Contemporary Issues Art”

Workshop with Enock Sacramento (16 hours)

Pinacoteca do Estado de São Paulo

“Contemporary Issues: A Shuttle between Art & Philosophy”

Workshop with Thais Rivitti (16 hours)

Fundação Mokiti Okada

Brazilian Visual Arts Evolution Course

Prof. Alberto Beuttenmuller (34 hours)

Fundação Mokiti Okada

Mercosul Bienal Course

with Professor Alberto Beuttenmuller (68 hours)

Faculdade de Belas Artes de São Paulo

Ungraduated in Painting in Fine Arts College of Sao Paulo

Museu Brasileiro da Escultura (MUBE)

Graduated in course of Sculpture ǀ Graduada in curso de Escultura

Giulliana Pedrazza & Carlos Garcia Arias Workshop

Course in Fine Arts ǀ Curso en Bellas Artes,

Dalton de Luca Course

Development of color perception and imagination drawing,

Drawing course using the right side of the brain. The Human Body workshop.

Dalton de Luca Course

Development of Visual Perception through the Observation Drawing

Lines, Shades and Texture

Maria Cristina Bittencourt Studio

Painting Course

with Márcia Macedo and M. C. Bittencourt

Experience

Exclusive Products

Boca Raton Museum Store

Guest Jury Invitation

Visual Arts Press Award 2018

Broward Center for the Performing Arts

Artist

Duo Art Gallery

Creating unique sculptural artworks

Exclusive Trophy designer

American Cancer Society – Relay for Life

Fringes and Frangetto exhibit was part of a setting

TV Globo

Fringes and Frangetto exhibit was part of a setting of a popular teenage show “Sandy & Junior” by TV Globo in 12/10/2000

Award Designer

Brazil Fashion 2017

COLABORATION PROJECTS

Associação Paulista de Críticos de Arte (APCA)

Trophy creation for the 60th Anniversary of the entity

Guest Speaker

UN House

World Environment day 2015, participating with the installation Sustainable Art, United Nations in Brasília, Brazil

Design & Production Art Projects Performed

American School of São Paulo

Sculptures used in the setting of “A Lua me Disse” Soap Opera

TV Globo

Sculptures used in the setting of “A Lua me Disse” Soap Opera broadcasted

Exhibitions

May, 2018 – June 1, 2018

Body + Land = Scape, NARS Foundation - New York, NY (Curated by Tatiane Schilaro)

March 10, 2018 – April 7, 2018

Body + Land = Scape, Art & Art Gallery, Wynwood - Miami, FL (Curated by Tatiane Schilaro)

2017

Group, Doral Heart Brazil, Doral Government Center – City Hall of Doral - Miami, FL

2017

Group, 46º Chapel Art Show, Chapel School - São Paulo, Brazil (Guest Artist)

2017

Group, ArtBrazil, Art Serve - Fort Lauderdale, FL (Guest Artist)

March 6 – March 30, 2017

Group, ArtBrazil Marco Island, Lauritzen & Rush Galleries - Marco Island, FL

March 1 – 29, 2017

Group, Timeless, Duo Art Gallery - Little Havana, Miami – FL

March, 2017

Group, Arte con Vida Art Exhibition, AXS Law - Wynwood, Miami – FL (Upcoming)

2017

Group, FABRICA, Magnetic – Citi Centre - Pompano Beach, FL

January 20 – 31, 2017

Group, Pragmatic, Duo Art Gallery - Little Havana, Miami – FL

June 1 – 5, 2015

Solo, Confrontations and Challenges | Confrontaciones y Desafíos, United Nations in Brazil ǀ Naciones Unidas in BR - Brasília, Brazil (UN House)

2014

Group, ArtBrazil, Art Serve - Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA

2014

Solo, Meet The Artist, Wynwood Art Group Gallery - Wynwood, Miami, FL, USA

2000

Group, “29th Salão Bunkyo”, Sociedade Brasileira de Cultura Japonesa - São Paulo, Brazil (Guest Artist)

2000

Solo, Fringes and Frangetto ǀ Flecos y Frangetto, Banco Central de Brasil - São Paulo, Brazil (Espaço Cultural Banco Central do Brasil)

1997

Group, “Manhattan Art Show”, The Waldorf Astoria - New York, NY, USA

1995

Group, “24th Salão Bunkyo”, Sociedade Brasileira de Cultura Japonesa - São Paulo, Brazil (Merit Award)

1995

3a Mostra de Escultura João Turin, Hall do Palácio Iguaçu - Curitiba, PR (Secretaria do Estado da Cultura)

1993

Group, “Art Exhibit of Brazilian Sculpture”, MUBE Museu Brasileiro de Escultura - São Paulo, Brazil

Clients

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS American Cancer Society - Relay for Life City of Doral, FL Commissioners Office of Florida Brazil Fashion 2017 Consulate General of Brazil in Miami Fundação Marcos Amaro Santo Domingos Savio Youth Center PRIVATE COLLECTIONS

Skills

Painting Installation Contemporary Object Digital Photo Design Sculpture Authentic Trophy Designer

Awards

2017

First Place for Sculpting, Visual Arts Press Award (US)

2016

1st Place for Installation, Visual Arts Press Award (US)

1999

1STPlace (Big Golden Prize), BUNKYO Brazilian Society of Japanese Culture - São Paulo SP (“28th Bunkyo Plastic Arts Exhibition” – Prize: Two way Ticket to Tokyo)

1994

Merit Award, BUNKYO Brazilian Society of Japanese Culture - São Paulo SP (“23rd Bunkyo Plastic Arts Exhibition”)