Latex on Canvas
24" x 24"
Proverbs 31:25 "She is clothed with strength and dignity, and she laughs without fear of the future."
Mai Pimentel De Dios, Out of pain, there is beauty. Mai Pimentel De Dios started her full-time career as a visual artist after suffering the painful loss of her child. Known for using recycled wood and five colors of paint as her medium allowed her to be featured in PTV Channel 4 (aired January 14, 2021) and Swak na Swak Kapamilya Online (aired August 8, 2021). One of her artwork was also featured in Rappler & Manila Bulletin. Mai is a surrealist that uses distortion to exaggerate the emotions of her subject combined with minimalist background and her noticeable floral patterns, she calls her art, Glitch Art. She has sold more than a hundred artworks, locally and internationally (Japan, Taiwan, Panama & USA). Some of her group exhibitions include Philippine Flora: An Online Botanical Art Exhibition by the Philippine Botanical Art Society, May 29, 2021; PASASALAMAT 2021 (Year-End Show), Cevio Art Haus, December 17-31, 2021; Intramuros: Artists' Perspective in Plein Air, Art Show Philippines in partnership with the Intramuros Administrative Office, National Historical Commission of the Philippines and Museo ni Jose Rizal Fort Santiago, March 10-31, 2022; 90's Hits - Art Fair Volume 3, The Grey Space Gallery, March 16-31, 2022 which she curated. Her artworks are also displayed and sold at drybrush Gallery, Fort Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City.