Montrope during her creative process

Charlisa Montrope was born in Castries, Saint Lucia and raised in Miami, Florida. She graduated from the University of Florida, New World School of the Arts with an honors BFA in drawing. She is currently pursuing her MFA in printmaking on a full scholarship and teaching assistantship at the University of Miami.


Her work has been shown extensively in Miami at exhibitions including Mindy Solomon Gallery, The Yard @ Casalin and Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation (CIFO). She has also exhibited in “No Rule, Rule,” curated by the De La Cruz and was invited by Michael Sellinger to exhibit her work at the Copper Door B&B. Her work is part of various private collections throughout Florida and New Jersey. She and her work were featured in The Miami Hurricane and in online press releases for the Copper Door B&B and Mindy Solomon Gallery. Montrope currently still resides and works in Miami, Florida.