Rogério Peixoto (artistically signed RP), is a critically acclaimed Brazilian artist with worldwide recognition and awards stretching back almost three decades. Some say a prodigy.
He earned his degree in technical design in 1993 at the age of just 14 and became a self-taught visual artist specializing in exquisite, detailed and unique oil and acrylic on linen and wood paintings of portraits, rural and urban landscape, as well as 3D pieces, captivating reflections and even works painted in motion.
R. Peixoto has been through several phases in his career, from being an academic impressionist to currently a modernist master, painting extreme realism in finite detail. With a technique developed by the artist himself, kindly named New Arts, which has been drawing the attention for its originality and arousing the interest of several collectors, art salons, museums and galleries in different parts of the world.
The artist is also involved and directly connected to the development of social projects with underprivileged children, both in Brazil and in other countries.
R. Peixoto’s works can be found in several parts of the world, in lavish galleries, private collections, celebrity homes and visual art exhibitions like Miami’s famous Art Basel, The Palm Beach and Naples Shows as well as the Philadelphia Fine Art Fair.
He currently resides in South Florida, USA, where he creates his exquisite pieces of art in his own Studio.