Chica Seal

Chica Seal (b. Lisbon, 1991) lives and works in London. After graduating from Brighton Art School 2015, she moved to London and spent two years working as a printmaker, specializing in woodcuts.

Working in painting and sculpture, Chica draws on the female perspective from mythology, medieval folklore and storytelling often referencing Art History; taking inspiration from literature, and recorded writings of female lives from the past. The artist works thematically often reusing a character from earlier paintings. Her work has been concerned with the way in which women have been represented in Art History.