Carolina Piteira has shown a very strong interest in art since she was a child.
Carolina started a Painting Degree in Portugal, at Belas Artes de Lisboa in 2008, as part of her degree she joined the Erasmus Exchange Programme at University of East London where she transferred and finished her course with a First Class Honours Degree in Fine Arts along with the Limehouse Arts Foundation Studio Award in 2012.
In 2014 she was nominated by the Ministry of Economy of Portugal an Ambassador of “Portugal Sou Eu”, to represent and support the Portuguese market as an emerging artist abroad.
Since she finished her studies Carolina has won the DegreeArt Signature Art Awards and has exhibited in Lisbon, Malaga, Cyprus, Athens and London with various group shows. In 2015 she was invited to be part of “Imago Mundi” Collection, works commissioned and collected by Luciano Benetton.
Her last solo show titled “The Encounter” with large-scale works raised funds to start the “Portugal Genial” Foundation dedicated to contributing to the development of artists of genuine distinction in their particular fields.