Ana Maria Dias

Ana Maria Dias was born in 1945 in Sao Paulo, Brazil, but spent much of her childhood in Porto Feliz, Sao Paulo State, Brazil. She moved to Sao Paulo, Brazil in 1965. She began her artistic career in 1975.

Solo Exhibitions

1980 Brazil House Museum, Sao Paulo

1981 Brazil House Museum, Sao Paulo

1983 Jacques Ardies Gallery, Sao Paulo

1986 Jean Jacques Gallery, Rio de Janeiro

1988 Jacques Ardies Gallery, Sao Paulo

Federal Economic Bureau, Campinas, Brazil

1993 Jacques Ardies Gallery, Sao Paulo

1998 Jacques Ardies Gallery, Sao Paulo

 

Group Exhibitions

1975 Plastic Arts Salon of Porto Feliz, Sao Paulo State

1976 Plastic Arts Salon of Capivari, Sao Paulo State

1977 Patio Salon, Sao Paulo

1979 Gallery of Brazilian Art, Sao Paulo

1980 Gallery of Brazilian Art, Sao Paulo

1981 Rotary Club International Convention, Sao Paulo

A Capela Gallery, Sao Paulo

1982 Art Nouveau Gallery, Miami

III Official Salon of the Academy of Fine Arts, Sao Paulo

Jacques Ardies Gallery, Sao Paulo

Crysalis Gallery, New York

Barbara Norris Gallery, Miami

Macintosh Gallery, Atlanta

Penrod Arts Fair, Indiana

Loggia Gallery, Presidente Prudente, Sao Paulo

BEAL, European Bank, Campinas, Brazil

Sogeral Bank, Porto Alegre, Brazil

Jean Jacques Gallery, Rio de Janeiro

Cultura Gallery, Sao Paulo

1983 Gallery of International Naïve Art, Paris

Gallery 147, Bazel, Switzerland

Jardim Gallery, Ribeirao Preto, Sao Paulo

MAC Museum of Contemporary Art, Campinas, Brazil

Adriana Thorn Gallery, Holland

Hotel des Indes Gallery, La Haia, Holland

House of France, Sao Paulo

Jean Jacques Gallery, Rio de Janeiro

Jacques Ardies Gallery, Sao Paulo

 

 

1984 Gallery of International Naïve Art, Paris

The Sun Museum, Penapolis, Sao Paulo

BEAL, European Bank, Campinas, Brazil

Jacques Ardies Gallery, Sao Paulo

1985 IV Panorama of Ingenuous Art, Jean Jacques Gallery, Rio de Janeiro

Jacques Ardies Gallery, Sao Paulo

1986 Lungby Kunstforning, Copenhagen

Campinas Gallery, Campinas, Brazil

UNICEF, Maksoud Plaza, Sao Paulo

Place of Arts Gallery, Rio de Janeiro

Real Palace Hotel, Belo Horizonte, Brazil

Foundation of the Federal District, Brasilia

Jacques Ardies Gallery, Sao Paulo

1987 Aliance Francesa, Sao Paulo

Gallery of International Naïve Art, Paris

Chapel Art Show, Chapel School, Sao Paulo

Jacques Ardies Gallery, Sao Paulo

1988 Place of Arts Gallery, Rio de Janeiro

The Tobacco House, LBA, Sao Paulo

Antiquario Art Space, Sao Paulo

Chapel Art Show, Chapel School, Sao Paulo

Jacques Ardies Gallery, Sao Paulo

1989 Shizouka Country, Hamada, Japan

Tanaka-Yaisu Gallery, Tokyo

Chapel Art Show, Chapel School, Sao Paulo

Jacques Ardies Gallery, Sao Paulo

1990 Dronninglund Art Center, Denmark

Jacques Ardies Gallery, Sao Paulo

Gallery of International Naïve Art, Paris

Chapel Art Show, Chapel School, Sao Paulo

1991 Chapel Art Show, Chapel School, Sao Paulo

Jacques Ardies Gallery, Sao Paulo

1992 International Ingenuous and Primitive Art Exhibition, Cultural Center SESC, Piracicaba, Sao Paulo

Chapel Art Show, Chapel School, Sao Paulo

Jacques Ardies Gallery, Sao Paulo

1993 Chapel Art Show, Chapel School, Sao Paulo

Jacques Ardies Gallery, Sao Paulo

1994 Jeaninne Blais Gallery, North Hatley, Quebec, Canada

“L’Arbre et les Naifs”, Jacqueline Bricard Gallery, Lourmarin, France

Jacques Ardies Gallery, Sao Paulo

1995 Chapel Art Show, Chapel School, Sao Paulo

Jacques Ardies Gallery, Sao Paulo

1996 Chapel Art Show, Chapel School, Sao Paulo

Jacques Ardies Gallery, Sao Paulo

1997 Chapel Art Show, Chapel School, Sao Paulo

Jacques Ardies Gallery, Sao Paulo

Jeaninne Blais Gallery, North Hatley, Quebec, Canada

 

 

2003 “The Naïve World”, GINA Gallery of International Naïve Art, Tel Aviv

2004 Chapel Art Show, Chapel School, Sao Paulo

Gallery Pro Arte Kasper, Morges, Switzerland

GINA Gallery of International Naïve Art, Tel Aviv

2005 “The Brazilian Naives and their Color Carnaval”, 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

2004 Suisse Prize and Europe Prize of Primitive & Modern Painting, Pro Arte Kasper, Morges, Switzerland

 

Public Collections

MAN Naïve Art Museum, Beraut, France

 

Bibliography

“La Cite et les Naifs”, Max Fourny, 1986, Paris

“L’Arbre et les Naifs”, Max Fourny, 1990, Paris

Naïve Art in Brazil”, Jacques Ardies, 1998, Sao Paulo