Manuela Madeira was born in Nampula, Mozambique and lives in Ireland. She paints in Oil and her favourite subjects of interest are from
her surroundings particularly flowers or plants which she examines in detail.
She also uses a mixture of techniques and materials, emphasising texture as well as colour and form.
1994-1998 Universidade Eduardo Mondlane (Mozambique)
BA (Hon) History
2001-2002 University of Manchester (UK)
MA Social Anthropology
2005-2006 Coláiste Chatail Naofa (Ireland)
2010 - Ladybelle, Dungarvan, Ireland
2014 - 'Food for the Soul' - Bank Studio, Dungarvan, Ireland
2004 - Artists for TARA - Temple Bar, Dublin, Ireland
2006 - Old Market House - Dungarvan, Ireland
2009 - Old Market House, Dungarvan, Ireland
2010 - Coiste Forbartha an tSean-Phobail: Taispeantas 'Lunasa 2010'
Together with a group of other Dungarvan based artists, we
have opened a multidisciplinary studio in the former Provinicial Bank building, which is appropriately called "BANK Studios" and is located in Dungarvan, Co. Waterford, Ireland