Arnaldo Garcez is an artist born in Manaus, the Amazon - Brazil, and has been developing his trajectory through the language of paits and brushes all the way back to 1977.
He moved to Rio de Janeiro in 1979 where he studied drawing, painting and gravure in the School of Visual Arts - Parque Lage.
He was part of the 80’s generation movement.
In 1983 he traveled to Europe, more precisely Germany, where he made researches on expressionism and lithography in 1983.
Together with FUNARTE (national governmental art foundation), when the agency was headed by Mr. Paulo Herkenhoff, he created the workshop "URUCUM AS A LANGUAGE ELEMENT" teaching courses at the University of Acre (Rio Branco) and the University of the Amazon (Manaus).
Currently he develops a research work with natural pigments as well as makes exhibitions in various capitals : Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, Brasília, Manaus , Lisboa , Miami and New York, where he is a member of Ward Nasse Gallery .
His paintings have been part of the scenarios of many soap operas of TV Globo (leading communication network in Brazil), such as "Caminho das Indias", "Beleza Pura", "Páginas da Vida", "America", "Senhora do Destino", "Da Cor do Pecado" and "Mulheres Apaixonadas".
As a painter, Arnaldo Garcez is one of the most important and acknowledged artists in the Amazon state.