“In watercolour, all subjects can be painted.
One only has to dare to overcome the limits of one's imagination and take advantage of the paper, colours and brushes.”
Born in March 22nd 1962.
Currently, he is living in Torres Vedras, Portugal.
Throughout his career he has participated in several exhibitions both collective and individual in Portugal and abroad. António had his watercolours exhibited in France, Spain, Canada, Belgium, Greece, Morocco, Italy, Brazil, Mexico, India and Malaysia.
Besides being and artist he also gives workshops and watercolour classes.
He is Chairman of AAPOR (Associação de Aguarela de Portugal).
António Bártolo is both IWS Portugal Country leader and IWS board member.
António Bártolo has collaborated in several watercolour related projects:
Encontro Internacional de Aguarela de Santa Cruz
International Watercolour Meeting of Caldas da Rainha
Portugal country leader in Inarte Fabriano in Aquarello – Italy.
Jury in several watercolour festivals
António Bártolo has been publicized in several publications:
“Balade poétique” by request of Villenave d’Ornon city Hall– France
“Diário de uma Cidade” by request Torres Vedras City Hall.
António Bártolo is represented in several public collections in Portugal and abroad: C.M.Torres Vedras, CCC Caldas da Rainha, CCC Torres Vedras, A.M.I. (ONG), Fórum Telecom, Toitorres S.A., Impoeste S.A., Hotel Albatroz, Hotel Altis, Strumica cultural House – Macedonia, Museo Nacional de la Acuarela Alfredo Guati Rojo and Museo Internazionale dell'Acquarello, Fabriano – Italy, Lowell Senior High School – Indiana, USA.
Release date: Apr 18, 2019
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