Brazilian born artist, graduated from the School of Fine Arts, Federal University, Rio de Janeiro in 1973. Moved to Philadelphia in 1978 and to Woodbury in 1985. Her art incorporates diverse materials and range from works on paper and canvas to site specific installations that relate to nature and the environment.
Her professional experience includes national and international exhibitions, arts advocacy, curatorial work as well as art education. Doris has also created many works as an “Artist in Residency” for schools and communities. She has been a Teaching Artist for Taller Puertorriqueno, Allens Lane Art Center, Appel Farm Arts and Music Center, and The Philadelphia Museum of Art for almost 35 years.