Biography


Debora Cerra was born in Florence in 1972. From a very young age she has shown a strong inclination towards painting. In 1986 she enrolled at the Art Institute of Porta Romana in Florence, where she learns various painting techniques. In 1991 graduates as Master of Arts with a specialization in fashion and costume.Over the years she is able to refine her technique through a more accurate and balanced organization of all the elements such as, lines form and color. In particular color which is an important element in her paintings, which are strongly inspired by nature.In her paintings of flowers, animals and landscapes there is an intense vitality, where she expresses all her sensibility for the plant world and the earth with its forms and colors.She has been inspired from her frequent trips to uncontaminated places totally immersed in green vegetation which have stimulated her imagination in the creation of her works.