When Only an Original Will Do
Mia has been a working artist since she sold her first paintings on the streets of San Francisco at the age of seventeen, and has operated her own art studios in the US and Mexico. She is the former owner of Old Pratt Studios philanthropic artists guild, is the author of two books, and spent many years working as a professional dancer. She is an avid supporter of rescue dogs and their role in treating veterans with PTSD and Traumatic Brain Injure (TMI).
~ Founder, Old Pratt Studios Artists Guild in Scottsdale, Arizona 2000 - 2010
~ Resident Artist at Gallery 3 in Phoenix, Arizona, 2002 - 2006
~ Founder, the Enchanted Garden Art Studio in Ajijic, Mexico, 2012 - 2015
~ Owner, MiaPrattFineArt.com, in Portland, Oregon
~ Member, Ajijic Society of the Arts, in Ajijic, Mexico
"I’m inspired to capture the beauty and essence of what is real while expanding freely into the fables, figures and symbols of the imagination. My work celebrates that wonderful intersection within our hearts where reality and fantasy meet."
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Mia Pratt is best known for her Bohemian Fables compositions depicting colorfully-costumed women in garden settings, as well as her Objects of Beauty, imaginative close-up interpretations of inspiring subjects from nature.
Mia's lush compositions tempt the eye through colorful visual feasts of texture and luminosity, while subtle symbolism and hidden narratives peak the imagination. She uses a combination of oil paints, impasto medium, metallic finishes and translucent glazing to attain the luminescent quality that defines her work.
Mia's style combines the loosely-defined strokes of impressionism with delicate areas of detailing to convey a romanticized point of view that blends realism with fantasy for an intoxicating visual experience.