ISABELLA DESPUJOLS

Born in Venezuela, 1994. She is a visual artist, focused on textile art, specifically manual embroidery. She graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the International University of Art and Design in Miami, United States (2014) and a Bachelor of Art History from the University of Palermo, Buenos Aires, Argentina (2020). She participated in different collective exhibitions such as: “Juried Show” at Curator’s Voice Art Projects Gallery, Miami, USA (2014); “Young Art Show” at Espacio Cabrera, Buenos Aires, Argentina (2017); “1st Painting Salon with Textile Intervention” at the Argentine Center for Textile Art, Buenos Aires, Argentina (2018); she worked on a textile art installation at Casa FOA, Buenos Aires, Argentina (2019); participated in the group show “Artistas da galeria” at the Periscópios Arte contemporânea gallery, Belo Horizonte, Brazil (2020), at the SP-Arte fair together with Jackie Shor Projects (2021), in “Mulheres na arte” at Taller Zaragoza, São Paulo, Brazil (2021), at the ArtMadrid fair, Madrid, Spain (2022), at the SP-arte fair, São Paulo, Brazil (2022), at the ArtRio fair, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (2022) and in the PINTA Miami fair (2022), all together with Jackie Shor Projects (2022).

Among her individual exhibitions are “Multiple Forms of Continuity in Space” at the Periscopio Arte Contemporánea gallery in Belo Horizonte, Brazil (2021) and “Embroidered Geometry” at the Garaje Lola space, Madrid, Spain (2021).
Her work is currently part of the collection of the Inhotim Institute Museum (2021) and the FAMA Museu (2023).

Namasté

Embroidery & Acrylic on Canvas 39″ x 78″

Wide Hues

Embroidery & Acrylic on Canvas 39″ x 39″