Aissata Pinto Da Costa is an artist and former run way model. Born in São Tomé and Príncipe, a small country in the Gulf of Guinea ,off the Western coast of Africa. Aissata has lived in six countries around the world and speaks five languages fluently. Having travelled to more than 50 countries world wide with her modelling career, Aissata settled in the United States in 1999. In 2007, Aissata became a self taught artist. With three solo exhibitions under her belt, including Marymount Manhattan College and The Steuben Glass Gallery New York, Aissata has caught the attention of collectors all over the world. She took time out her busy studio practice to talk to me about life, art and success.
|Blanc et Rouge _1.83m:1.21m © Aissata Pinto Da Costa|
|Serena Serves_0,92m x 0,76m © Aissata Pinto Da Costa|
|Cindy, Bibi and Beyonce_1m52×1m83 © Aissata Pinto Da Costa|
|Dancing Goddesses © Aissata Pinto Da Costa|
|King Usain Bolt_ 1.83m by 1.21m © Aissata Pinto Da Costa|
|Runners_1m52×1m83 © Aissata Pinto Da Costa|
|Aissata with woman and children|