• SÓNIA DOMINGUES

VISUAL ARTIST, DESIGNER & GLASS PAINTER

SÓNIA DOMINGUES – SONNY – WAS BORN IN FRANCE.

SHE WAS JUST A GIRL WHEN SHE MOVED TO PORTUGAL.

SOON IN HER LIFE, ART ASSUMED AN IMPORTANT ROLE. AT FOURTEEN, SHE WAS INVITED TO PARTAKE ON WHAT WOULD BE HER FIRST COLLECTIVE EXHIBITION WHICH ALLOWED THIS YOUNG ARTIST TO REVEAL HERSELF ON THE MAGNIFICENT UNIVERSE OF ART.

HER ART AND ARTISTIC VISION RESULTED IN MANY INDIVIDUAL AND COLLECTIVE EXHIBITIONS AROUND THE WORLD AND IN RECOGNITION OF HER TALENT, SONNY HAS RECEIVED MORE THAN 50 OF THR MOST PRESTIGIOUS INTERNATIONAL ART AWARDS.

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Biography

Sónia Domingues – Sonny – Was born in France.

She was still a young girl when she came to Portugal and soon in her life the Art assumed an important role.

At fourteen, she was invited to partake on what would be her first Collective Exhibition which allowed this young artist to reveal herself on the magnificent Universe of Art.

At sixteen, more convinced that art would be his accomplishment both Personal and Professional life, she got specialized in several artistic style, aiming to innovate her Dynamic “Art Style”. Her constant Journeys abroad allowed her to acquire new Products and Pigments which made it possible to accomplish the effects of her Dreams.

Due to its Bubbling Nature Creative, her Inspiration emerges from the Depths of the Oceans until to Universe, with real passion, love and emotion. Thus, her Artistic Plurality, is Showed by the deve- loping a Eclectic and Unique Style, with a Very Contemporary Artistic Spirit, with the presence of the Figurative, in a form of expression both Impressionist and Expressionist, with the preponderant Symbolism, using the Cubism, the Geometric Abstractionism and the Futurism as soft spices, passing by the Pop & Conceptual Art, touching in the Art Nouveau until the Surrealism…

That’s why, sometimes, the same creation/work, can contain various Artistic Styles ‘Living Together’, always with the same essence, to Elevate/ Emblazon the Beauty.

Her Art and Artistic Vision, has resulted in many Individual and Collective Exhibitions around the World.

In Recognition of her Talent, has received more than 50 of the Most Prestigious International Awards

Between Exhibitions she also creates taylor-made Works of Art for customers on all types of surfaces, since Screens/Canvas – Oil/Acrylic until Stained Glass in the maximum Security Dimensions.

Throughout her artistic career has participated also not only in Creation of Prototypes, in the Entertainment Area, as performs Image Consulting, to all appreciators of their Artistic Style, thus creating all Type of Fashion Accessories & Artistic Interventions in Men and Women’s Fashion Wear.

Sonny’s Art can be found both in Continental Portugal and Islands as in diverse countries, namely Spain, France, Italy, Switzerland, Germany, Luxembourg, Denmark, UK, United States, South Korea, Dubai, Brazil, Norway, Finland, Angola, Mozambique, East Timor and Japan.

Credentials

Awards & Recognitions

2018
INTERNATIONAL ART AWARD – PABLO PICASSO – Trophy- Lecce, Italy

2018
BEST MODERN & CONTEMPORARY ARTISTS – Trophy- Rome, Italy

2018
INTERNATIONAL PRIZE RAFFAELLO- Trophy – Gnudi Palace – Bologna, Italy

2018
MIXED MEDIA ARTIST OF THE YEAR – ArtTour International- ArtTour International – New York, United States

2018
ATIM’S TOP 60 MASTERS OF CONTEMPORARY ART- Official Sculpture Award- New York – Museum of Arts and Design, United States

2018
CERTIFICATE – ATIM MASTERS AWARD – ArtTour International – For Outstanding Contribuition To The Arts & Culture – New York, United States

2018
WOMAN ART AWARD – WOMAN’S ESSENCE SHOW – Foundation PONS – Madrid, Spain

2018
INTERNATIONAL PRIZE OF NATIONS – Tribute to TIZIANO – Misericordia Palace – Venice, Italy

2018
INTERNATIONAL PRIZE – LEONARDO DA VINCI – THE UNIVERSAL ARTIST – Palazzo Borghese Firenze, Italy

2017
WARRIORS OF RIACE –  ACADEMIA ITALIA IN ART NEL MONDO

For the extraordinary artistic commitment that you have traced through your works as a clear example of undisputed meritocracy, demonstrated with a great compositional competence, whose innovative and methodical imprint beyond the grammar put into effect, constitutes Lifeblood for the precious values that you possess with a wealth of Art, Faith, Freedom, Solidarity, Culture and Humanity.

Trophy- Lecce – Ancient “G. Paisiello” Theater, Italy

2017
CERTIFICATE – “VISUAL ART MASTER” OF ACCADEMIA ITALIA IN ARTE NEL MONDO

Al Maestro Sónia Domingues, con la seguente motivazione: “Con la sua Opera, il Maestro, imprime un’impronta intellettuale di contemporaneità, il cui chiaro riferimento all’ universitalità dei valori etico morali, pone l’Oservatore di fronte ad un linguaggio unico ed irripetibile, che tocca la sfera del cuore e della mente, capace di far vibrare le geniali virtù, quelle che attingono alla dimensione e alla interpretazione di un mondo transcendentale.”

Ancient “G. Paisiello” Theater – Italy

2017
IL GENIO DELL’ ARTE – Award & Column – Editorial Project – A.I.C.M. – Italy

2017
CERTIFICATE –  Nominee of PALM ART AWARDS – Germany

2017
BEST MODERN & CONTEMPORARY ARTISTS – Trophy- Berlin, Germany

2017
MILAN INTERNATIONAL – ART AWARD – Theater Dal Verme – Milan, Italy

2017
CERTIFICATE – by VITTORIO SGARBI – The selection of your works for this prestigious project, guarantees the value of stylistic research in the contemporary art scene. Milan, Italy

2017
ATIM’S TOP 60 MASTERS OF CONTEMPORARY ART – Official Sculpture Award- Florence – Auditorium Al Duomo, Italy

2017
MASTERS CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE – Recognition for Excellence in the Arts and Contribution to Cultural Exchange – Recognition for Excellence in the Arts and Contribution to Cultural Exchange – Florence, Italy

2017
INTERNATIONAL AWARD – FRANCISCO GOYA – Gran Theatre del Liceu – Mirrors Room – Barcelona, Spain

2017
PLATE – To the MASTER – Sónia Domingues – MEAM – MUSEUM EUROPEAN ART MODERN – Biennial de Barcelona, Spain

2017
CERTICATE – Signed by JOSÈ VAN ROY DALÌ & DAVID GUIDO PIETYRONI – MEAM – Biennial of Barcelona, Spain

2017
INTERNATIONAL PRIZE – DANTE ALIGHIERI- Caserma dell’Artiglieria, Italy

2017
INTERNACIONAL PRIZE – C.C. LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD – Italy

2017
INTERNACIONAL PRIZE – CRISTOFORO COLOMBO – Auditorium of Genova Aquarium, Italy

2017
INTERNATIONAL PRIZE – GALILEU GALILEI – Trophy- Trophy- Congress Palace – Galileu Galilei – Pisa, Italy

2016
ATIMS ART CONTEST – Winner – New York, United States

2016
BEST MODERN & CONTEMPORARY ARTISTS – Official Plate – Vienna – Sternberg Palace, Italy

2016
INTERNATIONAL CASANOVA AWARD – ARTS LOVER- Palazzo Flangini – Venice, Italy

2016
CREATIVITY MEDAL- Kulturhuset Gamlbanken, Norway

2016
SHAKESPEARE IN ART – AWARD – 1st Triennale of Contemporary Art – Pala-Expo – Verona, Italy

2016
ATIM’S TOP 15 MASTERS OF CONTEMPORARY ART – Official Sculpture Award – Montagnac – Chateau Saint Martin De La Garrigue, France
CERTIFICATE – ATIMS –  For Outstanding Contribuition To The Arts & Cultural – ArtTour International – Montagnac – France

2016
CERTIFICATE – III Book – Edition Artists Across Continents – Côte D’Azur – Centre Expo Congrés – Mandelieu Congrés – Cannes, France

2016
CERTIFICATE – Exhibition – XXIV – Exchange Cultural International of Arts – Oslo, Norway

2016
CERTIFICATE – Artcom Expo Association of Artists – Kulturhuset Gamlebanken, Norway

2016
3rd PRIZE OSAKA – JAPAN- AVA – 大阪で美術展に行きました。画商のエドソンさんと。-  International Art Festival, Japan

2015
1ère PLACE PRIX – PUBLIQUE – Personalized Plate – Carrousel Du Louvre – Paris, France

2015
DIPLÔME INVITÉE D’ HONNEUR – Personalized Plate – Carrousel Du Louvre – Paris, France

2015
SPECIAL AWARD – PEOPLE’S CHOICE – IX Exhibition «VERA» World Fine Art Festival WWB Foundation – Lisbon, Portugal

2015
CERTIFICATE – «VERA» World Fine Art Festival & WWB Foundation- IX Exhibition – Cordoaria Nacional – Lisbon, Portugal

2015
CREATIVITY MEDAL- Europe Awards – Oslo, Norway

2015
CERTIFICATE – HONOR OF MERIT- Exhibition – XX – Exchange Cultural International of Arts -Oslo, Norway

2015
CERTIFICATE – II Book – Edition Artists Across Continents- Carrousel Du Louvre – Paris, France

2015
BRONZE MEDAL – Award Imperial 2015 – St. Paul – Brazil, Brazil

2015
GOLD MEDAL – Artcom Expo International Artists & C.C. Gagliastri- Index| – Artist A. – Dubai World Trade Centre, United Arab Emirates

2014
CERTIFICADO – Kelly K – NailSystem- Porto, Portugal

2014
DIPLÔME D’HONNEUR – Exposition d’Art Contemporain – Carrousel Du Lovre – Paris, France

2013
CERTIFICATO – Galleria Eclettica- Spoletto, Italy

2013
ARTISTIC PERSONALITY 2012 – Nominated- by LUX Magazine – Lisbon, Portugal

2013
DIPLÔME D’HONNEUR – «Connexion Art Brèsil – France» – Carrousel Du Louvre – Paris, France

2012
DIPLÔME D’HONNEUR – ART et DESIGN – Galerie St. Martin – Paris, France

Solo Exhibitions

2017
TOP 60 MASTERS OF CONTEMPORARY ART – Exhibition & Ceremony Awards / Auditorium Al Duomo – Florence, Italy

2017
GENESIS EXHIBITION – Gothic Room of the Town Hall / – – Barcelos, Spain

2017
Palácio Chiado / Exhibition – Personalities Collection – August 2017 – Lisbon, Portugal

2017
Palácio Chiado / Exhibition – Palácio Chiado’s Collection – March – 2017 – Lisbon, Portugal

2016
FLORENCE DESIGN WEEK / Pallazzo Borghese Firenze – Florence, Italy

2015
CONCIL Of CBEB in the XX Exchange International Cultural of Arts / – – Oslo, Norway

2015
CONSULATE GENERAL OF BRAZIL IN NEW YORK / International Contemporary Art – New York, United States

2013
Exhibition / SCHAU-ART-GALERIE – Mödling, Germany

2012
OPORTO JOIA / – – Oporto, Portugal
2012
OPORTO SHOW / Exhibition – Porto, Portugal

Exhibitions

2018
WOMAN’S ESSENSE SHOW – MUSA / Foundación PONS – Madrid, Spain

2017
Exhibition – MEAM – 2nd Biennial de Arte Barcelona / MEAM Museum – Barcelona, Spain

2016
EXHIBITION – Foyer – Armando Cortez Theater / – – Lisbon, Portugal

2016
EMBASSY OF BRAZIL / Artcom Expo Association of Artists – Oslo, Norway

2016
EXHIBITION – XXV INTERNATIONAL CULTURAL EXCHANGE OF ARTS / Kulturhuset Gamlbanken – Oslo, Norway

2016
TOP 60 MASTERS OF CONTEMPORARY ART – Exhibition & Awards Ceremony / Exhibition – Chateau St. Martin de la Garrigue – Montagnac, France

2016
Exhibition / ARCHEOLOGY MUSEUM D. DIOGO DE SOUSA – Braga, Portugal

2016
INTERNATIONAL ART FESTIVAL / – 大阪で美術展に行きました。画商のエドソンさんと。 – Osaka, Japan

2016
1st GLOBAL ECONOMIC FORUM / – – Dili, Timor-Leste

2015
Exhibition / AVA Galleria – Helsinki, Finland

2015
Exhibition – Elvis Presley & his Intrinsic Dreams / SAPHIRA & VENTURA GALLERY – New York, United States

2015
Exposition D’Art Contemporain – Art Shopping / Carrousel du Louvre – Paris – Paris, France

2015
«VERA» WORLD FINE ART FESTIVAL & WWB Foundation / Cordoaria Nacional – Lisbonne, Portugal

2015
AUTO CLÁSSICO – MAGIC EAGLE – CLASSIC CARS / Exponor – Oporto, Portugal

2015
IMPERIAL AWARD 2015 – EXHIBITION – Cultural Institute Exodus / Raul Leoni Culture Centre – São Paulo, Brazil

2015
MOVICASA – INTERIORS – EXPO HABITAT / – – Braga, Portugal

2015
EXHIBITION – DUBAI – WORLD TRADE CENTRE / Index| Artist’s Avenue – Artcom Expo International Artists & C.C. Gagliastri – Dubai, United Arab Emirates

2014
EXPOSITION D’ART CONTEMPORAIN – ART Shopping / Carrousel du Louvre – Paris, France

2013
Connexion Art Brèsil – France & Miss Brèsil – France – 1re Edition / – – Carrousel Du Louvre – Paris, France

2013
ESPOZICIONE – ITALIA TI VOGLIO BENE / Galleria Eclettica – Spoleto, Italy

2013
HOUSE PROJECT – EVENT ARCHITECTURE & DESIGN / Oporto International Fair – Leça da Palmeira, Portugal

2012
EXHIBITION AND CONVENTION CENTER / – – SEUL, South Korea

2012
LISBON DESIGN SHOW / – – LISBON, Portugal

2012
MAISON ET OBJECT / – – Paris, France

2012
L’ESPACE SAINT MARTIN – ÉCHO DE L’UNIVERSEL / Le Salon International d’Art Contemporain – Paris, France

Publications

2018
Russo – Studio Di Consulenza Artistica & Effecto Arte – Italy- INTERNATIONAL PRIZE RAFFAELLO – ART BOOK – May 2018

2018
ART International CONTEMPORARY Magazine- May – 2018

2018
ArtTour International – New Yorker Magazine- ARTTOUR INTERNATIONAL – TOP 60 MASTERS – April 2018

2018
ART International CONTEMPORARY Magazine- March 2018

2018
Russo – Studio Di Consulenza Artistica & Effecto Arte – Italy- INTERNATIONAL PRIZE OF NATIONS – TRIBUTE TO TIZIANO

2018
Russo – Studio Di Consulenza Artistica & Effecto Arte – Italy- BEST MODERN & CONTEMPORARY ARTISTS – 2018 – Art Book

2018
Spring Edition – ArtTour International – New Yorker Magazine- MIXED MEDIA ARTIST OF THE YEAR – 2018

2018
MUSA – International Art Space – Officine Grafiche Soc. Coop. – WOMAN’S ESSENCE – The Woman Of The Contemporary Art – Art Book

2018
FASHION IN ART – Best of Coco Rocha by Sónia Domingues- ArtTour International – New Yorker Magazine

2017
RUSSO – Studio Di Consulenza Artistica & Serradifalco – Italy- GALILEU GALILEI – ART BOOK

2017
ART International CONTEMPORARY Magazine- Jan – 2017

2017
Forbes Magazine- – Invitation to the Official Presentation of the Palácio Chiado Collection – March. 2017

2017
Winter Edition – 2018- ArtTour International – New Yorker Magazine

2017
– Fall Issue – 2017- ArtTour International – New Yorker Magazine

2017
EFETO ARTE – Serradifalco Publisher Entertainment- BEST MODERN & CONTEMPORARY ARTISTS – 2017 – ART BOOK

2017
ART International CONTEMPORARY Magazine- July 2017

2017
– Studio Di Consulenza Artistica & Serradifalco – Italy – May 2017- INTERNATIONAL AWARD – FRANCISCO GOYA – ART BOOK

2017
ART International CONTEMPORARY Magazine- May 2017

2017
MEAM – BIENAL DE BARCELONA – ART BOOK- May – 2017 – RUSSO – Studio Di Consulenza Artistica & Serradifalco – Italy

2017
LUX – Magazine- – Event coverage – Launch of the Palacio Chiado Collection

2017
RUSSO – Studio Di Consulenza Artistica & Serradifalco – Italy- INTERNATIONAL PRIZE – CRISTOFORO COLOMBO – ART BOOK

2017
ArtTour International – New Yorker Magazine- Summer Issue – 2017

2017
ART International CONTEMPORARY Magazine- Jan – 2017

2017
Associazione Culturale EA Editore- PALÁCIO CHIADO’S COLLECTION by Sónia Domingues

2017
ART International CONTEMPORARY Magazine- March – 2017

2017
ATIM’S TOP 60 MASTERS OF CONTEMPORARY ART- ArtTour International – New Yorker Magazine

2017
ArtTour International – New Yorker Magazine- Spring Issue – 2017

2017
CARAS Magazine- – Invitation to the Launch of the Palácio Chiado’s Collection

2017
NOVA GENTE – Magazine- – Event coverage – Launch of the Palacio Chiado Collection

2017
ART International CONTEMPORARY Magazine- Feb – 2017

2017
IL GENIO DELL’ ARTE 2017- ART International CONTEMPORARY Magazine

2017
WARRIORS OF RIACE – 2017 – “I GUERRIERI DI RIACE”- Catalogo Ufficiale degli Artisti Associati, premiati il 16 Dicembre 2017, presso L’Antico Teatro

2016
ArtTour International Publications Inc. – New York- ATIM’S TOP 60 MASTERS OF CONTEMPORARY ART 2016

2016
RUSSO – Studio Di Consulenza Artistica – Italy- THE XXI CENTURY ART BOOK

2016
SUMMER 2016 ISSUE – ArtTour International – New Yorker Magazine

2016
RUSSO – Studio Di Consulenza Artistica – Italy- VENICE IN ART – BOOK

2016
Artcom Expo International of Artists- III BOOK – ARTISTS ACROSS CONTINENTS

2016
RUSSO – Studio Di Consulenza Artistica – Italy & Serradifalco- BEST MODERN & CONTEMPORARY ARTISTS – ART BOOK

2016
New Yorker Magazine- SUMMER 2016 ISSUE – ArtTour International

2015
– Artcom Expo International of Artists- II BOOK – ARTISTS ACROSS CONTINENTS

2015
Kiseleva V.N. & Scherpenisse I.V.- Catalogue – IX «VERA» World Fine Art Festival

2015
Heclectik-Art- GUIDE INTERNATIONAL D’ART CONTEMPORAIN – Édition Exclusive

2014
GUIDE BIENNAL D’ART CONTEMPORAIN – Edition Exclusive- 1st Edition – Heclectik-Art

2013
Arquitetura, Design & Arte – Digital Publisher- HABITAR BRASIL PORTUGAL

I paint what I dreamed

The art I perform emerges from Dreams, just as my Desire to make them Reality.

Each Story, each Dream, is shared with all Art Lovers, in all types of supports / surfaces, regardless the size or level of execution difficulty…. and if the Great World of Arts is a Great Journey I wish to Travel through all the Artistic Styles by showing my Vision of them…

SONNY'S ART

Visual Artist, Designer & Glass Painter