Born 1957, Sintra, Portugal.
Lives and works in Azores, Portugal.
Santa Marias Biography and Exhibitions Biography 1957 Born in Sintra, lives in Azores 1965-70 Art learning with the British Painter Enid Mitchell, Sintra 1975-76 Introduction to Modern Art and Art History of National Society of Fine Arts, Lisbon 1980 Study voyage to Madrid 1981 Study voyages, to Madrid Sevilha study Zurbaran Barcelona, professional training in the atelier of the Catalan Painter Daniel Aspachs Georges SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS 2006 Anima Gallery, PD Azores 1999 Graciosa Cultural Center, Azores 1998 Unesco Center, Oporto 1996 Portugal Telecom Gallery, Oporto 1991 Casino Estoril Gallery, Estoril Loios Gallery, Oporto 1988 Albatroz Gallery, Cascais 1984 São Bento Gallery, Lisbon 1983 Foz Palace, Lisbon 1982 Foz Palace, Lisbon 1981 Foz Palace, Lisbon 1976 Valenças Palace, Sintra 1975 Valenças Palace, Sintra 1974 Valenças Palace, Sintra SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS 1996 Fernando Pessoa in Casino Estoril 1994 Degrau Arte Gallery in Oporto Escada Quatro Gallery in Cascais 1990 Tivoli Gallery in Sintra 1988 The Woman in the Portuguese Contemporary Art, Casino Estoril The Sea in the International Fair of Lisbon Tempo Gallery, Lisbon Coimbras week in the Casino Estoril Collective in favour of the Timors people in Casino Estoril 1987 Janela Verde Gallery in Lisbon E. C. Gallery in Colares / Sintra 1986 R 75 Gallery in Lisbon 1982 Foz Palace in Lisbon 1981 Casino Estoril Autumn Halls from 81 to 91 (with honours mentions in 82 and 83) 1974 Valenças Palace in Sintra Commissioned Work 1979 A panel for the Battalion of Recognition of the Transmissions of the Army 1983 Modern Art Center of Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation 1998 Portuguese Republic Assembly 2001 Bank of Portugal 2003 Portuguese Bank of Business Representation The Modern Art Center of Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation Ministry of Culture Portuguese Republic Assembly, Presidents Art Gallery Bank of Portugal, Presidents Art Gallery Sintras Museum. Portugal Telecom, Oporto Portuguese Bank of Business ( BPN ) Casino Estoril Cascais City Hall Graciosas City Hall, Azores Ponta Delgadas City Hall, Azores Portuguese Bank of Business The Iberian Dictionary of Plastic Artists and the Painters and Sculptors of Fernando Pamplona Vol. IV and in diverse national and foreign collections: Portugal, Spain, France, Belgium, Netherlands, Germany, USA, Australia and Norway. Represented in World Wide Web: http://www.bportugal.pt/root/bank/history/ex-gov_p.htm http://www.parlamento.pt/visita/galeria_presidentes/ http://pinheirodesantamaria.googlepages.com http://www.artnews.info/pinheirodesantamaria http://www.saatchi-gallery.co.uk/yourgallery/artist_profile/artpage/39091.html