CANCELO, Patricia

CANCELO LORENZO, Patricia ( Vigo 1971 )

Cancelo was born in Vigo (Pontevedra), but moved to Barcelona at the age of fifteen.

She studied for five years at the Institute of Design and Print Polytechnic (IDEP) in Barcelona, and Applied Techniques in Sculpting at the University of Fine Arts in Olot (Girona). 
She read Art History at the University of Barcelona (UB) and a Masters in Journalism at TRACOR in Madrid.

She is currently studying Information Science and Communication at the UOC, Open University of Catalonia, 
Her passion for art would start at childhood by parents who never hindered her imagination. Whatever material fell into their hands, a transformation could take place.

Cancelo has exhibited in England, France, Switzerland, Barcelona and Madrid and currently in Bilbao. She has received awards and tributes from the world of art, design and literary.

She manages her artistic profession with other diverse work including aid for the disabled, actress, art teacher in schools and institutes, reporter and co-anchor at Radio Barcelona, CBA and Castilla – La Mancha TV. 
Her iron sculpture attracted the attention of the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao and they currently exhibit her work. In addition, the Museum has asked her to design a collection in silver inspired by the Museum.