Patricia Secco was born in Rio de Janeiro. She holds a bachelors degree in Architecture from the University of Rio de Janeiro and studied at the distinguished Corcoran Institute of Art in Washington, DC. Inspired by the exuberant nature of her childhood in Brazil, her work has been characterized by strong colorful motifs, balanced by a soft and elegant feminine touch.
Her worldwide solo exhibitions include New York, Paris, Rome, Berlin, Washington DC, and Miami – in addition to various cities in Brazil. She participated in the famous Florence Bienalle in 2005, and has won numerous awards and prizes throughout her career. Her art has been published in countless publications, including NYArts Magazine and Vogue Brazil, and books. Patricia currently resides in Rio de Janeiro.