Virginia Bellati

Virginia Bellati was born in 1956 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. From 1972 to 1975 she studied at Santa Ana School of Fine Arts, Argentina and was a professor there from 1976 to 1978. In 1990 she started her own academy. From 1997 to 1999 she taught painting at the Recoleta Cultural Center, Buenos Aires. In 1998 she organized painting workshops for neurological patients in Buenos Aires.

Solo Exhibitions

1986 Newbury Fine Art Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

1987 Prudential Center Lobby, Boston, USA

Newbury Fine Art Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

1988 Newbury Fine Art Gallery, Boston, USA

1989 Buen Ayre Gallery, Buenos Aires

Newbury Fine Art Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

1990 Visual Outline, Chicago, USA

Newbury Fine Art Gallery, Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts, USA

Newbury Fine Art Gallery, Boston, USA

1991 Roffe Gallery, Buenos Aires

1992 Newbury Fine Art Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

1994 Newbury Fine Art Gallery, Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts, USA

Cable Vision, TCP, Buenos Aires, Argentina

1995 Newbury Fine Art Gallery, Boston, USA

2005 Elkin Art Gallery, Buenos Aires

2006 Elkin Art Gallery, Buenos Aires

 

Group Exhibitions

1987 Newbury Fine Art Gallery, Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts, USA

Prudential Center Lobby, Boston, USA

1988 Newbury Fine Art Gallery, Boston, USA

Prix Pro Arte Kasper, Morges, Switzerland

Art Expo, Los Angeles Convention Center, Los Angeles

1989 Art Expo, Javits Convention Center, New York

1990 Prudential Center Lobby, Boston, USA

1991 Newbury Fine Art Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Musee de l’Athenee Amis de Beaux-Arts, Geneve, USA

1993 Newbury Fine Art Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

1994 ATC Argentina Televisora Color, Buenos Aires

Austral Escuel Museum, Chubut, Argentina

1995 2nd “The Woman in Art” Salon, El-Conquistador Hotel, Cearco, Argentina

3rd Salon of Naïve Art, Cathedral Cultural Center, Buenos Aires

1996 Municipal Cultural Center, General Rodriguez Pcia. De Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires

San Juan Villa, San Isidro, Argentina

Leonardo Hablaos Gallery, Buenos Aires

Alto Avellaneda Shopping, LALCEC, Argentina

1998 Recoleta Gallery, Buenos Aires

American Farmland Trust, Washington D.C

1999 Recoleta Gallery, Buenos Aires

2000 Estilo Pilar, Buenos Aires

Samotracia Gallery, Buenos Aires

Candido Lopez Group, Recoleta Cultural Center, Buenos Aires

2001 American Farmland Trust, Washington D.C

Samotracia Gallery, Buenos Aires

2002 American Farmland Trust, Washington D.C

“Painters without Borders”, Modena, Italy

8th International Salon, Castelvetro, Modena, Italy

Alquimia Shopping Solar de la Abadia, Buenos Aires

2003 xxxx, Modena, Italy

2003 Portofino Art and Decoration Gallery, Buenos Aires

2004 Painter’s Center, Elche, Spain

2005 Rajadel Art Gallery, San Telmo, Argentina

xxxx, La Boca, Argentina

Portofino Art and Decoration Gallery, Buenos Aires

2006 “Tango Tales, Gaucho Trails: The Naives of Argentina”, GINA Gallery of International Naïve Art, Tel Aviv

2007 “Simple Pleasures, Bygone Days: The Naives of Brazil and Argentina”, GINA Gallery of International Naïve Art, Tel Aviv

 

Prizes

1988 Prix Pro Arte Kasper, Morges, Switzerland

1995 Special Mention, Cathedral Cultural Center, Buenos Aires

 

Bibliography

Una vision poetica de la vida”, 2000, Buenos Aires