artist portfolio » Regina Fernandes
Regina Fernandes is Brazilian and has been living and working in
Edinburgh since 1989. She is largely self-taught and has worked
professionally in Brazil and in Scotland as an artist, illustrator
and graphic designer.
Her work as a designer and illustrator is informed by graphical wit, and most aspects of her work tend toward a playful minimalism. Questions of light and shadow are ever-present. When she paints interiors and still life, what she paints are inscapes and still lights
1997 Sime Malloch Award, Best in Show.
The Mall Galleries, London; RWS - Bankside Gallery, London: London Lives; Talbot Rice Gallery, Edinburgh: The Laing Art Competition; Scotlandart.com; The Leith Gallery; Hanover Fine Arts; Westminster Galleries, London: Britain's Painters; Kiroh Gallery, Edinburgh; Morningside Gallery, Edinburgh; Marchmont Gallery, Edinburgh; Performance Gallery, Brasilia and Rio de Janeiro-Brazil.
Work in private collections in UK, Brazil, Spain, Germany, Canada, USA, Mexico and Japan.
Publications featuring design work:
1999 Graphic Design Speak, Anistatia R. Miller & Jarred M. Brown - Rockport Publishers
2000 Direct Response Graphics, Cheryl Dangel Cullen - Rockport Publishers
2005 Bags, Labels and Tags, Cheryl Dangel Cullen - Rockport Publishers