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Tote bags made in prison

Tote bags made in prison

We were futured in two newspapers last week for our positive collaboration with the prison of Curaçao.

Trainee Offer

Trainee Offer

At Serena’s Art Factory, interns can join our Walk-in Workshop🎨🖌 for a discounted rate

Staycation Winner

Staycation Winner

Raffle during festive gathering in Sambil to close a successful staycation campaign

Study Trip

Study Trip

Kolegio Alejandro Paula (KAP) went on a Study Trip to the Netherlands.

Open House

Open House

Chichi celebrates 10 years!

10th year anniversary from Chichi®

10th year anniversary from Chichi®

The 10th of November 2018, Serena Israel celebrated the 10th year anniversary from Chichi® with all the hard working Chichi® painters and the Minister of welfare from Curaçao.

The Paradise FM Awards

The Paradise FM Awards

Chichi® cooperated with Paradise FM! Have you already seen the stunning awards from 2018? We will tell you all about it.

Meet Chochi!

Meet Chochi!

As of September we are having a special new family member at our Factory, the Chochi®!

The @highlightsoftheeast teamed up to clean!

The @highlightsoftheeast teamed up to clean!

The attractions of Curacao (the Highlights of the east) teamed up, together with Serena’s Art Factory to clean the road to welcome their visitors and tourists with a warmer heart.

Meet and Greet Serena workshop

Meet and Greet Serena workshop

We have added some new workshops to our website!
We can now offer the private and a special ‘Meet and Greet Serena workshop’.

BUBU’S for FATHERS-DAY SPECIAL

BUBU’S for FATHERS-DAY SPECIAL

From April 17 to 19, the Curaçao Tourist Board (CTB) presented a program consisting of two workshops and one public presentation on the topic of Experiential Travel.

13 fun things to do in Curaçao right now (CNN)

13 fun things to do in Curaçao right now (CNN)

Conveniently sitting outside the hurricane belt, just 50 miles east of busy Aruba, laid-back Curaçao boasts vibrant architecture and history, multicultural neighborhoods, white sand beaches and iridescent turquoise Caribbean water.

More than a souvenir

More than a souvenir

Day and night… they got the island covered! Make the most of your vacation experience with informative and entertaining Nights magazines, available in print everywhere on the islands and now online too.

Eine Berliner Pflanze stellt die Insel auf den Kopf

Eine Berliner Pflanze stellt die Insel auf den Kopf

”Chichi ist Papiamentu und steht für ganz besondere Frauen. Es ist der Name für die älteste, dynamische und verantwortungsbewusste Tochter/ Schwester/ Frau, deren Namen man nicht kennt.

Chichi in tijdschrift ZIN!

Chichi in tijdschrift ZIN!

Waar de locals komen…daar wil jij ook zijn! De inside tips op Curaçao lees je in de nieuwe Zin.

Martine Hauwert visits the workshop

Martine Hauwert visits the workshop

Martine Hauwert is a dutch presenter for (RTL4) TV, online & events. She was at our workshop for filming and painted chichi herself.

POLAROID photo campaign

POLAROID photo campaign

[POLAROID] We are so exited. Till the end of this year 2017 we give a Chichi®-magnet if you make a original Polaroid photo from Chichi® and your self. Pass the photo over to our sales people.

Fan Post

Fan Post

[100 DAYS TO GO] Serena’s ArtFactory starts preparing for THAT special time of the year.

Christmas Prepartion

Christmas Prepartion

[100 DAYS TO GO] Serena's ArtFactory starts preparing for THAT special time of the year.

Over Serena

Over Serena

Over Serena Het is mijn eerste keer dat ik Serena ontmoet maar wat is ze een leuke sprankelende vrouw met veel passie voor wat ze doet. Ze komt oorspronkelijk uit Berlijn en heeft op een zeilboot gewoond en is van Europa, via Afrika naar de Caribben rond gereist...

Fathers Day Special

Fathers Day Special

[11 BUBU'S FOR FATHERS-DAY SPECIAL] We made 11 Custom-made Bubu's for your Fathers. Our offer to you Naf 198,- till coming Saturday. Fathers-jobs: Fishes man, Musician, Optician, Baseball-pitcher, Saxophone-player, Reporter, Surfer, Handyman, Doctor, Photographer,...

Chichi with Child for Mothersday

Chichi with Child for Mothersday

Serena designed a surprise for Mothers day. We proudly present our new Chichi and Child line. The red heart stands for the LOVE we share. The Child we (mothers, sisters and fathers and brothers) protect and carry of no weight with love and respect on our back. From...

go weekly

go weekly

[LOCAL MAGAZINE] Go weekly hot-spot by Shari Jourdain Serena’s Art Factory Everyone knows about the cute Chichi® sculptures: the curvalicious lady painted in colours of any kind. But who is she, where is she made, and who creates her? Let me tell you more about...

100 Year MCB Bank

100 Year MCB Bank

In honor of their 100 year anniversary, MCB Bank received a very unique Chichi as a present from the Company Fun Miles

Chichi and Bubu For President!

Chichi and Bubu For President!

Serena and her husband Michael visited the American Consulate last week to present the ambassador with a unique depiction of Barack and Michelle Obama

New Christmas Collection 2016

New Christmas Collection 2016

This Year’s X-mas collection is in stores now. Come and Find out what we have made for you this year.

Hoog bezoek!

Hoog bezoek!

Minister van Economische zaken Eugene Rhuggenaath heeft ons vereerd met een bezoek afgelopen donderdag.

Chichi in the National Geographic

Chichi in the National Geographic

Das Erbe unserer Welt [Heritage of our World]. is in the special edition of the National Geographic magazine – in the German version -‘Das Erbe unserer Welt’ [Heritage of our World]. An arts and cultural heritage magazine. ‘Art of the Dutch Caribbean Islands’. Serena...

Strong, Proud and Sensual!

Strong, Proud and Sensual!

CURAÇAO BUSINESS | NUMBER 2 | 2015Firmly rooted in Caribbean culture, Chichi® was created by Berlin born artist Serena Janet Israel. Chichi is the Papiamentu word for big sister. She represents the eldest daughter of the family, who binds the family together in a...

THINK BIG for our Island

THINK BIG for our Island

You're welcome for the Highlights of the East! #SAMBIL Curacao is open and you can come and make now your own Fun photos!

Chichi in the National Geographic

Chichi in the National Geographic

Das Erbe unserer Welt [Heritage of our World]. is in the special edition of the National Geographic magazine – in the German version -‘Das Erbe unserer Welt’ [Heritage of our World].

The Teaching of the Chichi®

The Teaching of the Chichi®

A Documentary about Chichi®'s, their origin and their creator, Serena Israel. Created by Maxine Russel, Oliver Gomperts and JeanPaul da Silva.  

Kidsdispenser drawing contest

Kidsdispenser drawing contest

Kidsdispenser drawing contest March 22nd 2015 Serena was one of the jury members of the Kidsdispenser drawing contest of Bay West. Bay West offered all primary schools free soap dispensers and organized a drawing contest for the design of the dispenser. The proud...

Die Chichi aus Berlin

Die Chichi aus Berlin

"Die Chichi aus Berlin macht dat Paradis bunt" Artikel in der deutschen Zeitung auf Sozialprojekt in der Karibik Download artikel

Chichi® den notisia lokal

Chichi® den notisia lokal

Aki na Kòrsou nos ta yamá e ruman muhé mayó: Chichi.
Serena Janet Israel nanse na Berlin, Alemania; a krea su mes Chichi, vários Chichi, hopi Chichi. Bo ta mira nan tur kaminda. E Sra Chichi aki ta Karibense, dushi yen, bisti na vários kolo y tin diferente tamaño.

Boeboe for Bruno Mars

Boeboe for Bruno Mars

Bruno Mars, the star of the Curacao North Sea Jazz Festival 2014 got from one of Curacao’s best hotels a special Boeboe made by Serena’s Art Factory!

Flitterwochen Curacao

Flitterwochen Curacao

Ab zu Serena´s Art Factory, um mindestens eine „Chichi“ als Souvenier mitzunehmen. „Chichi“ bezeichnet in der Landessprache die älteste Tochter oder Schwester.

Caribbean Jamboree 2014

Caribbean Jamboree 2014

The result of two weeks production at Serena's Art Factory!
HAPPY SCOUTS at the souvenir exchange of the participants at Caribbean Jamboree 2014 here in Curacao.

Serena Israel @ Versgeperst

Wat ooit begon als een hobby is voor Serena Janet Israel nu een volle dagtaak geworden. De Chichi-beelden zijn niet meer weg te denken uit het Curaçaose straatbeeld. Door het daverende succes van de Chichi, heeft Serena hulp ingeschakeld van 55 schilders die de kale...

Mon art

Mon art

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