Portrait Briana by Eduardo Santiago, Pastel on Paper
39 x 50
Pastel on Paper
Born in 1965 in Brooklyn, New York, Eduardo studied painting in Puerto Rico’s Inter-American University and The School of Visual Arts in New York. He received his Associates Degree in Illustration from the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York.
He was awarded 1st place in the “50 Best Artists of the Treasure Coast” art show at the Loft Gallery in Ft. Pierce, FL in April of 2015. Several of his works have won First Place in the A.E. Backus Museum's 29th, 30th and 32nd Annual Juried Art Exhibitions and he’s actively participating in Live painting events throughout South Florida.
Eduardo has painted commissioned portraits for over 25 years and has been teaching drawing and painting, most recently at the Elliott Museum on Hutchinson Island, FL and at the House of Music PSL in Port St Lucie, FL.