Milixa Moron

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Milixa Moron

United States

Milixa Morón is best known for her mystical, allegorical and symbolic pieces, where depicts characters or symbols of different eras, centuries and believes.

She is a Venezuelan-Italian figurative realist painter with residence in USA, born in 1977 and her interest in drawing and painting began early in childhood.

In 2000 she started to studied Fine Arts under the direction of an Italian artist in Venezuela but it was In the summer of 2006 that went to the Academy of Realist Art (ARA) in Toronto-Canada where did few workshops as well as the first level of the program that she started a more formal study in the figurative art.

At the beginning of 2007 began at the Angel Academy of Art in Florence-Italy where finished her studies in December 2009. Then found an studio in a community called Art Space (for 2 years) in there could develop better her research in symbolism as well as the technique learned at Angel Academy together with the fundamentals of the Florence Academy as there were some alumni from it.

After moved out and for one more year had a studio in the beautiful Florence together with her husband that is an artist too (the artist Elkin Cañas), where they painted and taught. At the same time Milixa was following the program "La scuola libera del nudo" at the Accademia di Belle Arti di Firenze.

In August 2013 they moved to Miami-USA and founded an academy called Chiaroscuro Atelier. Today they paint and teach there.

During all these years she has participated in various salons, competitions and exhibitions in different countries, like the ARC salon competition in USA and Figurativas in Barcelona-Spain; and won some prizes and honorable mentions.

Milixa is also represented by Haynes Galleries.

Her life changed completely in 2015 when her first son was born, it has been a great learning, inspiration and motivation to combine her love for her career together with the one of motherhood. In 2017 her daughter born and now they are a beautiful family of 4.

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