About

 

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mrpo@hotmail.it

Artist, illustrator, and fine art tutor with knowledge of several artistic mediums, including drawing, painting and printmaking.  Experienced as a lead tutor, delivering fine art courses in north London. Has also worked as a freelance illustrator, collaborating with many companies such as book editors and fashion studios.

 

Working experience 

2019 – Guest tutor, Drawing from Art, UAL, Central Saint Martins, London

2018/2019 – Lead tutor, Expressive Life Drawing, “Art Stables”, Finchley, London

2018/2019 – Lead tutor, Painting and Drawing Techniques, “Art Stables”, Finchley, London

2018 Storyboard artist and Illustrator for “Rover Dream Productions”, London

2018/2019 Part-time Short Course Assistant, Central Saint Martins College, UAL, London     

2017 Fashion Illustrator for Hermione de Paula Studio, London                                                         

2016 Artistic assistant for “Borondo Studio”, Italy                                                                       

2016 Drawing assistant for Architecture course at “Roma Tre University”, Italy

2015-2019 Freelance Artist and Illustrator, Italy/London

2015 Illustrator for “Armando Curcio Editore” Italy    

 

Education 

2019/2020 Drawing Year, Royal Drawing School, London

2019 Graduated in MA Fine Arts at “Central Saint Martins”, UAL, London

2016 Graduated in Painting at the “Fine Arts Academy of Rome”

2010 Graduated at the Artistic high school “G.Sello” in Graphics Arts, Udine                            

 

Projects and Exhibitions

2019 – Exhibitor at “Woolwich Contemporary Print Fair”, London

2019 – “Postgraduate Art Auction 2019”, Lethaby Gallery, London

2019 – Artist in Residence, Printmaking Studio Central Saint Martins. London

2019 – Freelance Artist for the project “N100” Campari, London/Milan 

2018 Printmaking Category Award “Jackson’s Emerging Artist prize”. London          

2018 “Postgraduate Art Auction”, Lethaby Gallery. London       

2018 Art residency- Printmaking studio. “Stamperia d’arte Albicocco”, Udine, Italy                                 

2018 Collective Exb- “Air“- Ravinkar Gallery, Ljubljana. Slovenia

2017 Vladis Buss Plain Air Artistic Residency and Exhibition at “Mark Rothko Centre”, Latvia.         

2017 Collective Exhibition- “Traccie”- Reparto9. Udine, Italy                                                                                                                                                     

2016 Artistic residency and Solo Show, “Amenei Gallery”, curated by Parione9 Gallery. Sicily

2015 Collective Exhibition “Quaderni di Viaggio”, Spazio23, Rome

2014 Illustration Award winner “Inchiostro Festival” Alessandria, Italy