Roberto Chichorro

February 10, 2016 Paleta

Artist Works


Roberto Chichorro was born in 1941 in Lourenço Marques.

He devoted himself to painting from an early age, which expresses all the magic of the old stories was listening, linked to magical worlds of marvels, terrors and sorcery, but also animals, music and charms.

Chichorro constantly painting these boyhood memories and does so with a very colorful palette where funds “chagallianos” parodied open to look at the intensity of a magical world, almost weightless, floating.

Working as a designer of advertising and architecture, and how pavilions decorator to international fairs in Mozambique.

Made set designs for shows and illustrated several books. Of 1982/85 is fellow of the Spanish Government in Madrid, for ceramics (Taller Blue) and zincography (Oscar Manezzi). In 1986 he received a scholarship from the Portuguese government, living in Portugal since then and devoting himself exclusively to painting.

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