Residing in Portugal, Carla Sá Fernandes (b 1971, Portugal) is an abstract artist who specializes in painting large-scale works. Her authentic approach to depicting her experiences and emotions onto canvas are elicited by her spontaneous brush strokes and vibrant color scheme.
Until recently, she was a full time chemical engineer and a part-time artist. She decided to become a full time professional artist a few years ago, exhibiting national and internationally and participating with several galleries and corporations.
Although she had a practical painting course from the College of Fine Arts of Oporto University, Portugal, she still considers herself a self-taught artist.
Her work is collected worldwide, namely in Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Hungary, India, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Jersey, Korea, Lebanon, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Mexico, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Russia, Spain, Switzerland, Taiwan, Turkey, the United Kingdom, United Arab Emirates and the United States of America.
She was consider a “Best selling artist” of 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019 and one of the Top 5 artists to invest in 2017, by the online marketplace for original art Artfinder.
She was one of the Top Sellers of 2018 and 2019 on Saatchi Art.