Rosso Emerald Crimson
Rosso is an award-winning portrait artist who brings intimacy and character to her colourful paintings, which she paints mostly in oil. Italian born, she lives in London (UK). Primarily a self-taught artist, she has trained briefly in the academic painting tradition at the London Atelier of Representational Art (LARA). Her artistic accolades include winning the “Jackson Open Painting Prize 2019 (JOPP2019)” for the Portrait/Figure category; the TALP Open 2019 (The Artist’s Magazine); “The Holly Bush Emerging Woman Painter Prize 2017” and the “Emerald Winter Pride Art Award” in 2016. She was twice selected to participate in “Sky Portrait Artist of The Year” (2019 and 2020) and has exhibited widely across London. Her work has been featured in various UK national magazines (Artists and Illustrator; The Artist’s Magazine), and her painting, ‘Young Climate Rebel’ was the front cover image for the September 2019 issue of Arena Magazine (Australia).