Contemporary Mixed-Media Artist, Emma Ferreira Signs with Los Angeles Marketing Firm, Forte- The Collective

Los Angeles, CA, January 27, 2012 --( Celebrated mixed-media artist, Emma Ferreira has announced the signing with downtown Los Angeles agency, Forte- The Collective. Paramount in today’s contemporary art world, Ms. Ferreira has garnered massive popularity and attention worldwide for her creative work in paint and photography.

“Emma Ferreira as an artist and as an individual is unique in so many ways that we had to work with her,” said Forte- The Collective co-founder, Mark Quest. “More than just a celebrated artist in her field, Emma is unlike any artist we’ve ever met. Often we come across talent who is either very good at creating art or radiating art in their actual life. Emma is someone who does both.”

Ferreira’s work has been sold at private estates, corporate collections, galleries, fine hotels and celebrity homes. Her art has also been sold at the international auction house, Christies in Beverly Hills. Some of her most current work can be seen in Las Vegas at The Cosmopolitan and The Palms Hotel. She has also been featured in publications such as In Touch, InStyle, Esquire and Black Book. Numerous celebrities also own Ferreira’s artwork.

“I am thrilled to have signed with Forte- The Collective,” said Emma Ferreira. “Both Mark Quest and Rainier de Ocampo have a natural, keen understanding of my creative vision and I felt their agency would be best suited for many of my upcoming projects including Kiss of the Gypsy.”

For 2012, Emma Ferreira has committed to a highly anticipated coffee table photo book, Kiss of the Gypsy. The book will be filled with photographic images that represent fun, adventurous, classically beautiful seductive photographs that will be shot in the most luxurious, high-profile hotels around the world.

To learn more about Emma Ferreira and the Kiss of the Gypsy project, visit or contact Forte- The Collective at 213.500.3410 or

About Forte- The Collective

Forte- The Collective is a marketing and advertising agency that offers traditional and new media marketing for minority and/or female-owned businesses. Based in Los Angeles, we deliver progressive creative and strategic marketing to meet the contemporary needs and expectations of our valued clients.

Our competitive edge goes beyond the walls of marketing by building brands and maintaining enduring client relationships and partnerships, something we take great pride in and deliver to our clients above anything else. At Forte- The Collective, our most impactful work and areas of expertise have helped many client industries in: manufacturing, professional services, education, food/beverage, entertainment, sports and non-profit. Visit for more information.

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