LIVES AND WORKS
LIVES AND WORKS
DATE OF BIRTH
Gabriela Farnell born in 1967 in Lanús, Buenos Aires, city where she develops his work and continues to reside today.
Endowed with a natural ability for drawing, from her childhood spent most of her time to artistic play while receiving in parallel a traditional academic training of lower-middle class Argentina, not focused on art. In her teens, without specific artistic training but with an advanced technical development sustained by practice, she began to frequent contests and art salons of the City of Buenos Aires, where systematically reject but allow direct contact with other artists and pointing out their mistakes and technical deficiencies. Always under the system of trial and error, typical of self-taught, she continues to work on her technique and composition.
From 1992 her work began to be accepted in various calls, and from there slowly and gradually her work began to be exhibited both in the City of Buenos Aires and the interior of Argentina, and then in various cities Exterior. Her work began to be recognized and rewarded.
Since 2012 published online blog Espacio Farnelliano, a diary of artist where real-time review the know-how of each of his works, both compositionally and technically, with photographs of the progress of each, as well as how she try to show her work, get the vicissitudes of exhibition spaces and disseminate her work for an artist without gallery or representative and a limited financial budget. Her blog is intended as a dynamic, concrete curriculum, showing successes and failures, the everyday reality of who dedicated her life to art however.
WHO I AM
Self-taught visual artist, resident in Buenos Aires, Argentina
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