2016 MFA Painting Academy of Art University – San Francisco, CA, United States (anticipated)

1985 BFA Public Relation Instituto Cultural Newton de Paiva – Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil

Solo Exhibitions

2016 Pain That Drips, Miami River Gallery, Miami, FL, United States

2016 Self-Identity, Duo Art Gallery, Miami, FL, United State

2015 Expressions Of My People, Museum Inima de Paula, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil

2015 Expressions Of My People, Ponteio Gallery, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil

Group Exhibitions

2016 ArtBrazil – Pain That Drips, ArtServe, Miami, FL, United States


2015 Monica Morbin, “Renato”

2016 Carolina Neves, Pain That Drips

2016 Frederico Duarte, Tati & Fred

2016 Luiza Gramicelli, Lu & Bob

2016 Danuza Menezes, Danuza

2015 Monica Morbin, Renat0

2015 Cecilia Staubli, Cecilia

2015 Raphael Chrysostomo, Raphael

2014 Maria Celia Mendes, Celinha

2014 Marina Mendes, Marina

Gallery Representation

2016 Duo Gallery, Miami, Florida, United Estates

Professional Experience

2012 – Present Owner and artist, Monica Mendes Art Studio Miami, FL, United Estates

2009 – 2011 Owner and artist, Mendes & Thibes Art Studio Miami, FL, United Estates

2007 – 2008 Docent Guild, Lowe Art Museum of University of Miami, Miami, FL, United States

Get in Touch

If you are interested in commissioning me for an art piece, would like to purchase a painting, or have any questions please feel free to contact me!