Andrea Mendes is Brazilian, born in Anápolis - Goiás, in 1976.
She is a painter, photographer, psychologist and Art therapist and lives in São Paulo.
She had an Art Gallery in Brasília, the Andrea Mendes Art Gallery, between 2008 and 2010.
Andrea started in the universe of art as a photographer, from so much listening that her
photos looked like paintings, went to study watercolor and today dedicates herself to an
authorial work in painting, using various techniques, including watercolor, gouache, oil and acrylic paint, on paper and on canvas. In 2019 she began to make urban art, is specializing in the technique and the city of São Paulo already has several walls painted by the artist.
Andrea has held individual and collective exhibitions in museums, cultural centers and art
galleries in Brazil, Holland, Germany, USA, Portugal and Argentina.
Awards and Biennials:
Was selected with two watercolours for the Naifs do Brasil Biennial - SESC / São Paulo - 2020
Received Honorable Mention in the Hasselblad Masters 2008 Competition
SESC Marc Ferrez Photography Award 2007 - Finalist