Born in Southern Italy in 1958, since childhood RAMI - Mirella Luigia Raganato has shown a particular aptitude for drawing and painting. In 2007 she approached sculpture and in 2009 iconography at Pulsano Abbey, an ancient Apulian Monastery. In 2012 she got the “Master of Arts Certificate” and in 2015 she was awarded the “Academic Diploma of Doctor of Arts - Honoris Causa” by Santa Sara Academy in Alesssandria, Italy. She has participated in art exhibitions both in Italy and abroad and has received various awards such as the “Jury and Critics Prize” Piacenza 2016; Michelangelo International Prize, Rome 2019; the “Certificate of Excellence” in the month competition held on the Circle Arts online platform, June 2022; the “Winner Certificate”, in the 59th Artavita Online Art Contest, July 2023.
Some sculptures can be found in catalogues published by EA Editore, Palermo, such as: "Annuario di Scultura Contemporanea" edited by Paolo Levi; Annuario d'Arte Contemporanea "Artisti" edited by V. Sgarbi, 2014; "Eccellenze", Sguardi sulla Scultura Contemporanea edited by P. Levi, S. Bison, S. Russo, S. Serradifalco, 2015; Biennale Internazionale d'Arte Contemporanea, edited by Paolo Levi and Sandro Serradifalco, Mantova, 2017.
Ash and acrylics on canvas, 100x100, 2021
Ash and acrylics on canvas, 30x40, 2021
Bronze, h 30 cm