01488 681 748 16 Bridge Street, Hungerford, Berkshire, RG17 0EG

Romero Britto

b. 1963

Romero Britto creates a completely new expression that reflects his optimistic faith in the world around him with pulsating colours, pop themes, and commanding compositions have led him to become the premier contemporary Artist of his generation.

Romero Britto lived an extremely modest lifestyle while growing up amongst eight brothers and sisters in Recife, Brazil. However, his innate creativity allowed Britto to fill his life with vibrant color and images of a beautiful world, His canvas was any scrap of newspaper or cardboard he could find. Britto has an inordinate passion to excel and prospered academically. Still, Britto's artistic nature eventually led him to seek experiences outside the classroom.

Britto traveled to Europe in 1983 to examine firsthand the art of the masters. After exhibiting in a few galleries and private shows, Britto was encouraged to travel to the United States where Pop art was flourishing. Britto moved to Miami and set up a studio open to the public. With an unshakeable resolve and belief in his art, Britto spent the next few years exhibiting and attracting the attention of many. Then, in 1989, Absolut Vodka selected Britto to design artwork with their famous logo. Britto's participation added to his name to a list of artists, such as Warhol and Haring, also commissioned for the famed vodka campaign. Britto's studio in Miami Beach was quickly becoming known as the place for people of all ages and walks of life to meet and acquire a unique style of art.

Romero Britto artwork on canvas have found the spotlight in numerous corporate commissions and noted art collections .He is also an accomplished portrait artist

"For me, art can reflect the celebration of the simple and good things in life. This is most important to me!" - Romero Britto

01488 681 748 16 Bridge Street, Hungerford, Berkshire, RG17 0EG