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art educator

Manuela Pestana Andrade, Portuguese art educator. Member Portuguese-American Business Association, Portuguese-American Federation, National Society Fine Arts, National Trust Historic Preservation, Casa da Madeira Norte, Portuguese Teachers Association, Fall River Association.

Background

Andrade, Manuela Pestana was born on October 10, 1937 in Funchal, Portugal. Daughter of Silvestre and Eulalia (Vieira Da Luz) Pestana.

Education

Bachelor, University Porto, Portugal, 1982. Master of Arts, University Porto, Portugal, 1984.

Career

Teacher Externato liceal de Moncao, Portugal, 1971-1974, Ministry Education, Portugal, 1971-1987. Department head Preparatory School Ermezinde, Portugal, 1981-1982, 83-84, master teacher Portugal, 1984-1985, 86. Teacher Portuguese United Education School, since 1987, educational director, since 1988.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author of poems. One-woman shows include Center International D'Art Contemporain, Paris, 1984, Funchal, Madeira, Portugal, 1984, Fall River (Massachusetts) Art Association, 1988, Heritage Park, Fall River, 1988, Pilgrim Society, Plymouth, Massachusetts, 1989, Portuguese American Federation 25th Anniversary Festival, Bristol, Rhode Island, 1990, Bentley College, Waltham, Massachusetts, 1992, Portuguese American Women's Association, Providence, 1998, Newport (Rhode Island) Art Museum, 1999. Represented in permanent collections National Kunsan University, South Korea, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Portugal.

Membership

Member Portuguese-American Business Association, Portuguese-American Federation, National Society Fine Arts, National Trust Historic Preservation, Casa da Madeira Norte, Portuguese Teachers Association, Fall River Association.

Connections

Married Manuel Cristao, January 11, 1956 (deceased May 1970). 1 child, Maria Pestana Goldstein. Married Pedro Manuel Rapazote (divorced February 1977).

1 child, Antonio Pedro. Married Virgil Sousa Andrade, July 15, 1986.

father:
Silvestre Pestana

mother:
Eulalia (Vieira Da Luz) Pestana

spouses:
Manuel Cristao

Pedro Manuel Rapazote

Virgil Sousa Andrade

children:
Maria Pestana Goldstein Andrade

Antonio Pedro Andrade