Artist:Nane Ropelato, Brazil
Eliane Maria Mendonça Moreira Ropelato (Nane Ropelato).
The brush slides over the silk. Gently draws the spread of paint. It's a sign of art. So this is the life of Eliane Maria Mendonça Moreira
Ropelato, the Nane Ropelato. She’s born artist on November 24, 1953 in Rio do Sul, State of Santa Catarina – Brazil. Married with Carlos Ropelato, mother of Renê Ropelato, Michele Ropelato and Bruno Ropelato. The couple have a grand daugther
living in Italy, Anna Almonti. After her wary hands, the silk is no longer as it was before. With her touch, turn the silk, the watercolor, the porcelain, the acrylic an artistic expression. Self-taught in paintings: watercolor, oil, acrylic and pure silk,
where sensitivity is present in written and visual art.
Participation in several cultural events: collective and individual art exhibitions, regional, national and international.
•2000 - Brazil 500 Years (Silk)
- Rio de Janeiro / BR;
• 2013 - Exhibition about Art Discrimination at the Pallazo Dei Congressi Dell'Eur, Rome (Italy);
• 2016 (March 03) - Publication of the book " Caleidoscópio, Momento fugaz da Arte " along with the exhibition
of Paintings in Pure Silk –
Cultural Foundation of Rio do Sul/SC;
• 2016 - Shows Pure Silk hand-painted - Fondi. Lázio - Italy - Castle Baronale Di Caettani.
•2016 – Member of the ALB (Brazilian Academy of Letters),
occupying chair number 16.
• 2017 - Individual UNIDAVI (University Center for the Development of the Vale do Itajaí). International Workshop: "A path to global sustainability". Brazil and the United Kingdom.
• 2017 - Winner of the
Nodgi Pellizzetti Prize for Incentive to Culture 2017 (execution 2018) in the category of Visual Arts with the project: “Arte Cidade: Rio do Sul através da ótica e sensibilidade de Nane Ropelato” ("Art City: Rio do Sul through the
optics and sensibility of Nane Ropelato").
Memberships: Artcom Expo Association International of Artist Norway.