Raquel Egosi – Bio
Raquel’s art career began in 1996, Brazil, where she studied with the internationally acclaimed artist, Tran Tho.
Attending a variety of painting classes, Raquel maintained active involvement with local art community, collaborating, setting up art shows and helping other artists.
Later, In Miami, studied with Anne Lemos at the University of Miami. There, she was an active member of the One Ear Society in the Coconut Grove art community.
Raquel participates regularly in art exhibitions, actively involved with art groups and events, winning awards and accolades, successfully selling her art to collectors and international private buyers, and leading workshops for mixed media techniques in the US and overseas.
■ The FL Museum of Hispanic Latin America Art - 2000
■ The Jewish Museum of Florida, Miami Beach FL- 2000
■ Annual participation - The Art Center in Dunedin since 2005
■ Le Leche League in Clearwater FL – 2007
■ Tarpon Springs Sponge Docks Gallery —2009
■ Tampa Museum of Science & industry at the ARC Gallery at MOSI - 2010 “Earth Vision” and “Unseen” Shows
■ Annual participation - Red house art Gallery in Black mountain since 2012
■ Sterling Gallery in Dunedin – 2016/17/18
■ ANNE JULIE Gallery – Laeso, Denemark
■ Stageworks Theatre– 2019
■ Exhibition in Broker Creek December 2019
Raquel’s works grace the walls of collectors and the headquarters of some businesses in several countries.
■ 1212 art studio
■ Creative art Gild
■ Tarpon Springs Art Association
■ Red House in Black Mountain, North Carolina
■ The “Artist of the month” Award for "Cave Art", The Creative Art Guild ,Dunedin, FL.
■ "People's choice award”, for "Celestial Innocence”, Tarpon Springs Art Association, FL.
■ The “Artist of the month” Award for "Poetic Heat", Tarpon Springs Art Association, FL.
■ 2ND place for “A day in Africa”, mixed media category - The Red House in Black Mountain
■ Honorable Mention and the "People Choice Award” for "The King's Knights" - The Tarpon
Springs Art Association in 2015 annual exhibition
■ “Artist of the Month” Award for "Taste of Summer”- TSAA - The Tarpon Spring Art Association.
■ 1ST place Award in Mixed Media category for “Euphoria”- AGS gallery, Old Fort NC.
■ 1ST place Award in Mixed Media for “Cornucopia”- TSAA - The Tarpon Spring Art Association.
■ Second place Award in Mixed Media for "Euphoria"- TSAA - The Tarpon Springs Art Association.