Brenda Nieves Bio
Brenda Nieves is an emerging artist living and working in her studio in the Junction of Toronto. Nieves was influenced by her mother also and artist and inspired by the likes of Lucie Rie, Ruth Duckworth, Egon Schiel, and Frederick Varley. Growing up surrounded by nature’s awe-inspiring beauty she started her collection focussing on renderings of flora and vegetation, which she continues to enjoy.
Nieves works in multiple medias primarily in clay but also explores acrylic painting and printmaking.
Brenda Nieves trained as a Fashion designer Sheridan College, designing for many years, then as a Fashion Director, Real Estate developer.
The desire to make life precious was the impetus that pushed Nieves to explore her longing to create.