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Mario Petrirena

Mario Petrirena is a Cuban born American artist living and working in Atlanta. He has been a visual artist for over 20 years. Petrirena is the recipient of several awards including an NEA individual artist grant and the Pollock-Krasner award. He has exhibited widely; locally, nationally as well as internationally. His work is included in several museum collections including The High Museum of Art, Ogden Museum of Southern Art in New Orleans, The Fort Lauderdale Museum of Art in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida and  The Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia. He is represented by Sandler Hudson Gallery, Atlanta, GA. Find out more at

Ten Things I Can’t Do Without

  1. My family and friends
  2. Humor
  3. Being able to do my artwork
  4. Music
  5. My wife’s cooking
  6. Flowers
  7. Books-reading
  8. New York City
  9. Eau Sauvage Dior cologne
  10. Travel


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