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Blanca Plata
Portland, OR

About the Artist

Blanca Plata was born in Mexico, and has been living in Portland, Oregon since 2006.

When she was four years old and saw her first art education program, Blanca was convinced she would be an artist. She has always been fascinated by the colors of her surroundings, but underwater life, fairytales and spiritualism inspire her the most.

In 1989, Blanca earned a degree in fine arts from Real Academia San Carlos in Mexico city, where she gained experience in painting, sculpture, installation, and art restoration. After that, she continued her painting education at McGill University, in M…

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About the Artist

Blanca Plata was born in Mexico, and has been living in Portland, Oregon since 2006.

When she was four years old and saw her first art education program, Blanca was convinced she would be an artist. She has always been fascinated by the colors of her surroundings, but underwater life, fairytales and spiritualism inspire her the most.

In 1989, Blanca earned a degree in fine arts from Real Academia San Carlos in Mexico city, where she gained experience in painting, sculpture, installation, and art restoration. After that, she continued her painting education at McGill University, in Montreal, Canada.

Her latest collection, "Children’s Dreams," is inspired by her own children and their friends.

Artist’s Work

A day at seaside
Blanca plata

A Day at Seaside

By Blanca Plata

Pick a boo nicole
Blanca plata

Peek a Boo Nicole

By Blanca Plata

Selected Exhibitions

  • The Canvas Café Art & Bistro
    Portland, Oregon. USA, 2011
  • Chapman Elementary School, Chapman Art Auction
    Portland Oregon, USA, 2010
  • Bicentenary Party for the Mexican Consulate at City Hall
    Portland Oregon. USA, 2010
  • Galeria Indigo
    Cancun Quintana Roo, Mexico, 2005
  • Camino Real Hotel
    Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico, 2001

Education

  • Pacific Northwest Collage of Art, , Continued Education
    Portland, Oregon, USA,2011 
  • McGill University, Painting Continued Education
    Montreal, Canada,1993 
  • Real Academia San Carlos, Fine Art
    Mexico City,1989