Grace Absi said "You don't have to be perfect to be an artist, be yourself and you will become an artist."
Grace Absi (1967-) Painter, Sculptor and Writer/Illustrator of Children’s Books, Graduate Architect of the University of Lebanon in Beirut. Her career as a painter began in 1995 when she held her first solo exposition in Tenerife, Canary Islands. In Spain, she married an art dealer with galleries on 3 of the Islands. In 2000 she immigrated to the USA, settling in Florida where she developed a U.S. following and recognition. She has since moved to Southern California where still continues to paint sophisticated works of art; elegant oil paintings on canvas and acrylics on paper, revealing a unique diversity in style and beauty.
SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS
NY Art Gallery, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain (1998)
Eliomir Gallery, Tenerife, Spain (1999)
Sandysky Galleries, Puerto de la Cruz, Spain (1999)
Valencia international art show, Spain (2000)
Gerfalcon Galleries, Boca Raton, Florida (2001-2002)
Bank of America, Boca Raton, Florida (2002)
Promontory, Newport Beach, California (2003)