Sergio



ABOUT ARTIST

Sergio Paul Ianniello is a professional artist based in Brisbane, Australia. He creates beautiful paintings that evoke an emotional response. Figures and portraits in a landscape dominate the content of his work and he is highly skilled at using complimentary colours to create luminosity. He focusses on an expressive, realistic style that is at times quirky and surreal.

He has been awarded for his work, has exhibited in various Brisbane galleries and has often been a finalist in a variety of art competitions.

Over the years, Sergio has sold many paintings and drawings nationally and internationally.



EDUCATION

University of Queensland - Bachelor of Arts

TAFE - Diploma of Visual Arts

Brisbane Institute of Art - Courses in Drawing, Painting, Ceramics and Sculpture



EXHIBITIONS

2015 Percolator Gallery Brisbane: Noirscapes and Naturescapes

2016 Ipswich Art Awards, Fire Station Gallery

2017 Royal Queensland Art Exhibition, Bowen Hills

2018 Ipswich Art Awards, Fire Station Gallery

2019 Royal Queensland Art Exhibition, Bowen Hills



AWARDS/ACHIEVEMENTS

2012 BIA Eckersley Expressive Drawing, BIA Gallery, Windsor - First Prize

2016 Royal Queensland Art Society Exhibition, Petrie Terrace - Finalist

2016 Lethbridge Annual 10,000 Small Scale Art Award, Paddington - Finalist

2016 Rotary Art Spectacular, Central Plaza 1, Brisbane – Finalist

2017 Rotary Art Spectacular, Central Plaza 1, Brisbane - Finalist

2018 Lethbridge Annual 10,000 Small Scale Art Award, Paddington - Finalist

2019 Rotary Art Spectacular, Central Plaza 1, Brisbane - Finalist