Nora Maciel, "Valeria en el diván" Inv. #4788 Medium: Mixed media on canvas Dimension: 120 X 80 CM
Nora Maciel was born in Cd. De México. Since she was a child, she had access to art books, classical music and affinity to drawing and color management.
At age 10, she bought her first canvases and oil paintings and began copying characters from classic painters.
Life takes several turns in the search for her profession, taking her in the 80s to work in the Art Gallery of Siqueiros Cultural Poliforum, where she has the opportunity to meet and interact with painters like José Luis Cuevas, Javier Arévalo, Francisco Zúñiga , Leonel Maciel, Pedro Banda, Manuel Felgueres and some others.
This is also where she meets an emerging Catalan painter who had come to exhibit at the Poliforum, Manuel Adrià, with whom she began a strong bond in affinity to painting and art.
She began a relationship with the Catalan painter and they left for Barcelona, where Nora enrolled at the School of Design "Líneas", where he resumed his vocation for brushes and color.
In 1990 she taught Body Proportioning and Color Techniques at the "Lines" School of Design in Barcelona, where she studied.
In 1997, settled in Vallarta, they set up a School of Painting and Design, where she teaches for several years and has the opportunity to exhibit his works in "Galería Uno" of Puerto Vallarta.
From 2001 to 2007, she set up an art gallery called "Galería Nova", where artists such as her husband Manuel Adrià, plastic painters from Vallarta, Rogelio Díaz, Francisco San Miguel, Sheila Devine ...and their own works.
From 2016 to date she exhibits permanently in "Gallería Dante" in Puerto Vallarta.
Nora Maciel's work is feminine, seductive, vibrant; handles a multicolored palette sometimes warm, sometimes cold. "I paint women from different mirrors, naive and innocent, seductive, melancholy or trivial, in everyday and real spaces or ethereal, ephemeral and abstract moments."
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