Jorge M. Sori Fine Art
cordially invites you
to the opening reception of:

Renato Meziat

Recent Acquisitions

Friday November 1st, 7:00 - 9:30 pm

2970 Ponce de León Blvd.
Coral Gables, Fl 33134

 Renato Meziat, Dry Wheat, 2013, Oil on Canvas, 29.5 x 39.5 in.

Renato Meziat, Dry Wheat, 2013, Oil on Canvas, 29.5 x 39.5 in.

Renato Meziat. Recent Acquisitions

Renato Meziat, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 1952. Lives and works Rio de Janeiro. He began his artistic career as a musician, training at Berkelee College of Music in Boston, MA.

Upon his return to Rio de Janeiro in the mid 1970s, he dedicated himself full time to painting and his work achieved rapid recognition. In 1978 and 1979, his work was chosen for display at the prestigious I Salao National de Artes Plasticas. Then in 1980, his solo exhibition graced the halls of the Galeria Ipanema in his native city.

Renato Meziat, Orchids on a Table, Oil on Canvas, 2013, 34 x 46 in.

Renato Meziat, Orchids on a Table, Oil on Canvas, 2013, 34 x 46 in.

Meziat ranks among the top-notch contemporary painters, influenced by the work of the Chilean Master Claudio Bravo and Cuban American Julio Larraz among others. Well-cultured, attentive observer of the different “realities” that surround him, skilled in the handling of shades and colors, self-taught, who was born to paint.

Meziat shows us his work with remarkable simplicity and elegance. His paintings succeed many times at making us smile. Never academic, his compositions are always well balanced and sophisticated.

His paintings are in private collections through North and South America and Europe. His works have also been sold very successfully at several auctions at Sotheby’s and Christie’s, “Latin American Art” in New York.

 

Renato Meziat, Lemons and Tangerines, Oil on Canvas, 2013, 29.5 x 39.5 in.

Renato Meziat, Lemons and Tangerines, Oil on Canvas, 2013, 29.5 x 39.5 in.

 

Also on view:

Tomás Sánchez. Ines White

Contemporary Photography

Tomas Sánchez, Aguada de Pasajeros, Cuba, 1948. Lives and works between Miami and Costa Rica. He studied at the San Alejandro National Academy of Arts (1964-66) and in the National School for the Arts (1967-71). He has participated in solo and collective exhibitions in over 30 countries (Mexico, United States, Japan, Italy, France, etc.) Among his most significant exhibits are: Tomas Sánchez: A Retrospective at the National Museum of Fine Art (Havana, Cuba. 1985); Tomas Sánchez: “Different Worlds” at the Fort Lauderdale Museum of Art (Florida, USA. 1996), The 60th Anniversary Celebration, Tomas Sánchez: A Retrospective, Museum of Contemporary Art (Monterrey, Mexico. 2008) “Tomas Sánchez; Notas Al Paso” Photography exhibit. Casa de Vacas, Parque del Buen Retiro (Madrid, Spain. June 2013).

 

Ines White. Buenos Aires, Argentina. Lives and works in Buenos Aires.

Lawyer and Photographer. Studied at the Andy Goldstein School of Photography and at the School of photographer Diego Ortiz Mugica. White’s work is linked to the phenomena of water in conjunction with light. The intersection of these two matters shaped some mythologies about the creation of the world. She has been featured in solo and group exhibits in Argentina, Peru, Spain, Canada and the United States.

 


About Jorge M. Sori Fine Art

Located in Coral Gables, Jorge M. Sori Fine Art, specializes in Latin American Masters such as Wifredo Lam, Fernando Botero and Tomas Sanchez,among others. The gallery is also well regarded for its selection of contemporary art.

For over two decades, Jorge M. Sori Fine Art has dedicated its efforts to selling and promoting established artists, as well as advising clients in customizing their art collections. Knowing that art is a personal passion, the selected works in these collections have ranged from Picasso, Monet, Renoir, Dali to the newest rising stars in contemporary art.

2790 Ponce de León Blvd.
Coral Gables, Fl 33134
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