Sergio Rizo

Born in Rio de Janeiro, 1955. Lives and works in Brasília, Brazil since 1960.

Painter and draughtsman.

Professor of painting and drawing in the University of Brasília.


1999 - 2004 – Doctorate in Art History, Department of History of the University of Brasília.

1991 – Begins to work as Assistant Professor in painting and drawing in the University of Brasília.

1990 – Master in Fine Arts, Major in painting and drawing, Pratt Institute, New York. Granted a scholarship by the Brazilian Government Agency – CNPq.

1978 - 1982 – Studies painting and drawing with the artist Glênio Bianchetti, Brasília.

1974 -1979 – Graduated in Architecture and Urban Planning, University of Brasília.


Solo Shows:

2006 – Fallen Angels, ECCO Gallery, Brasília.

1997 – Visual Gallery, Brasília.

1991 – Performance Gallery, Brasília.

1990 –Athos Bulcão Gallery, Brasília.

Puck Building Gallery, New York.

1983 – Funarte Gallery , Brasília.


His paintings and drawings are in public and private collections in Brazil, United States and Europe.


Studio address: SMLN Trecho 7, Conj 3, Casa 18. Brasília, DF, Brazil. CEP: 71.540-070.

Tel: +55 (61) 9986-0027. University of Brasília, Brazil: +55 (61) 3307-2318.