Chica Seal

works

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chica seal painting for sale bathtub
Bathtub
2021
Gouache on paper
21 x 30cm
£380

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biography

Chica Seal

Chica Seal (b. 1991, Lisbon) is a British artist whose practice explores the female perspective through looking at historic references including mythology, medieval folklore, storytelling and popular culture to create her paintings. She completed her BA Fine art Painting at Brighton University in 2015 after completing an art foundation at Falmouth University 2011. Chica lives and works in Somerset.

Prizes
Nagoya Painting Award, 2015

Recent Exhibitions
2023 Summer exhibition 8 Holland Street, London & bath
2022 The Space curated by Laura Long Contemporary, Bruton, Somerset
2021 I Dream in Colour, Brick Lane, November
2021 Huxley Parlour, NOW | Futures Programme, June
2021 Art on a Postcard, Summer Auction
2021 Bertson Bhattacharjee, vitual auction X Women’s Aid Charity
2021 Tilted, Wilder Gallery, Virtual exhibition
2020 Kindness, curated by Leo Babsky in aid of Chasing the Sigma, one day event for World mental heath day
2020 A dream is not a dream, Virtual exhibition curated by Purslane Art
2020 Show of Support, Virtual Exhibition raising money for Women’s Aid + more
2020 Curated for COVID, Virtual Exhibition curated by Rachael Neale + Beth Rodway, Mind Charity
2020 Twilight of the Idols, Group show, Alice Black Gallery, London, January,
2019 A Fish Wives Tale, Co curated by Holly Froy Harriotte Hodson and myself, London
2018 Modern Miniaturists, curated by Partnership Editions, London
2018 Desert Island, Group show, Curated by Holly Froy, Southgate Studios, London
2018 Bottom Drawer, Avenue 11, London
2017 YAP, Group show, London
2017 Art fair, Whithurst Park Fair, Sussex
2015 YAP Affordable Art Fair, Group show, London
2014 Gallery Muse, Sussex,

Residencies
2017 Los Artistas del Cortijo, Granada, Spain
2015 Tom Hammick artist residency, East Sussex, July-September
2015 Cawdor Castle, Scotland