Painter, designer, mixed media artist in Miami, Florida
Xtina is a full-time artist & designer, & semi-retired fire performer based out of Miami, Florida.
Classically trained in fine art and a graduate of the Maryland Institute, College of Art in Baltimore, Xtina has exhibited her work at a variety of commercial and private art and cultural events over the last two decades in Baltimore, Philadelphia, Brooklyn and in her hometown of Miami, Florida.
In addition to her colorful oil and acrylic paintings, she has been commissioned for over a dozen custom murals in businesses and private residences in Philadelphia and Miami, as well as several collaborative mural art and live painting events in Miami for The Love Burn 2020 regional Burning Man festival in Key Biscayne and Miami's Art Basel in 2020. In 2022 she received a grant from The Love Burn to bring a multi-part, interactive experiential installation project to the festival that included poster and sign designs, digital illustration, interactive performance components as well as unique natural sculptural elements.
Her creative works beyond traditional painting mediums includes custom designs for logos, print media and apparel, handcrafted jewelry and accessories, and hybrid digital art pieces blending digitally created and hand drawn components. Starting in 2021, she's dived into pattern and textile design, and her colorful and geometric style digital hybrid paintings are now available printed on leggings, hoodies and more via her online store.
In addition to visual art, Xtina helped create and served as Art Director for The Russian Roulette Variety Show from 2011-2017 and spent over 7 years as a professional fire performer with the Philadelphia dance troupe Lux Arati.