By Michelle Allen, Curator at Why Not Art
Accomplished Italian Mixed Media Artist
Elisa Cantarelli is an Italian mixed media artist living and working in London. She attended the Art Institute in Parma and then continued her studies at the Fine Art Academy in Bologna where she received a distinction. In 2007 she won the Premio Nazionale delle Arti award. She has exhibited internationally and also at major art fairs including Art First Bologna, Paris Photo, and Art Fair Tokyo to name a few. Aside from her many prestigious accomplishments, she is known for her unique ‘dotting’ technique that she uses throughout her works.