Vera Portatadino is a visual artist born in Varese, Italy, in 1984. After graduating at NABA, Milan, she achieved an MA in Fine Art at the Chelsea College of Art and Design of London in 2009.
Her work explores the tangibility of painting in a Era heading towards virtual realities. Her themes address ecology, space colonization, and scientific manipulation by depicting earthly botanical details and relics in undefined landscapes.
In 2014, she founded Yellow, an research project focused on contemporary painting.
She lives and works in Milan.