About


Raffaele is an artist based in London. Raffaele has shown drawing ability ever since he was a child, his main passion is painting. He paints mainly figurative and surrealist art.
Influenced by Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo Merisi better known as Caravaggio, Salvator Dali', Magritte and other artists of the Barocco and Surrealism periods. Raffaele likes to explore many other artistic fields such as illustrations, comics, storyboards, web and graphic design, animation and photography.


Raffaele graduated from high school, majoring in scientific studies, and at the same time he studied theory of light and shades, anatomy, perspective, theory of colours. Subsequently he has studied Illustrations, Comics and Storyboards in Rome at the "SRF". He holds an HND in Graphic Design at City and Islington College and a BA (hons) in Fine Art at London South Bank University. He works in different medium such as pencils, oil colours, acrylics, water colours and digital applications.


Work Experience:

Illustrator
Comic book artist
Graphic Designer
Storyboard Artist
Customisation artist
Digital Colourist
Photo Retoucher
Animator artist



Education & Skills:

In Design
Photoshop
Illustrator
After Effects,
Premier
Dreamweaver
Muse
HTML5, CSS3, Bootstrap

Exhibitions

Summer Exhibition

July 25 - July 29, 2017
Menier Gallery, 51 Southwark Street
London, SE1 1RU

Art Maze Exhibition

Dec. 13 - Dec. 19, 2016
Bargehouse - Oxo Tower Wharf, Bargehouse Street, South Bank,
London SE1 9PH

UNTITLED : Insider Art Show

Aug. 26 - Oct. 8, 2016
Christie's, 8 King Street, St. James's,
London, SW1Y 6QT

Pure Painting

June 5 - July 3, 2015
Bar Gallery, 4-5 Queens Parade, Walm Lane,
London NW2 5HT

Rare Art Exhibition

April 14 - April 18, 2015
Menier Gallery, 51 Southwark Street
London, SE1 1RU

The Human Figure Competition

Oct. 08 - Nov. 15, 2014
Exhibeo - Art Competition
on-line Magazine

Solo Art Exhibition
Raffaele Coletta

Dec. 19 - Dec. 27, 2013
Wake Up Cafe’, 14 Clapham Park Road,
London SW4 7BB

Carthago Delenda Est!

Aug. 7 - Aug. 8, 2009
Museo Civico B.Greco,
Mondragone (CE) - Italy

Bacardi Cult

July 15 - July 20, 2006
Bar Europa,
Mondragone (CE) - Italy

Summer Exhibition

Aug. 20 - July 23, 2004
P.zza Marechiaro,
Mondragone (CE) - Italy

I Cieli Dell'Assurdo

Sept. 22 - Sept. 23, 2001
Sala Convegni M.Pacifico,
Mondragone (CE) - Italy

Petrinum Pictures

July 28 - Aug. 3, 1996
Museo Archeologico,
Mondragone (CE) - Italy


Contact

If you'd like to discuss about any creative work,
or to know about the price of any of my artwork,
please get in touch. Thank you.