A versatile and contemporary artist, the painter RIO is imbued with an explosive rage to live and propels it forcefully onto his paintings as surprising as they are intriguing. A touch of mystery hangs over each of his creations. Whether in its collections of eyeless faces, crystal-stained skulls or transparent fish, to name a few, you'll always find a balance of colors and textures. Rio is constantly renewing himself by creating new collections that always hover around its enigmatic theme: feminine faces without eyes.
Year after year, he strives to put on a real show around his new concepts, he presents us with openings and exhibitions that are more colorful and impressive than the others. Thus guests are placed at the heart of a universe closest to the artist's imagination. The paintings are created with oil, sometimes incorporating certain mediums such as centuries-old encyclopedia pages, crystals, stones, rivets and gold leaf. Always looking for new techniques, the artist can only surprise you over time. Each of the materials adds a symbolic dimension creating more than just an aesthetic work.