Ana Maria Malta
Ana Maria Malta was born in Vila Franca de Xira, Portugal.
She exhibits about 400 collective and individual exhibitions in Portugal, Spain, France, Italy, Germany, Denmark, Brazil, the United States and Japan, where he won numerous awards and distinctions.
She is cited in several national and international art publications.
About her technique, Her palette is chromatically bright and pluripigmented. Her works speak of the burning of Life in Nature, from a non-figurative expressiveness of the surrounding natural environment, with an imagery reference that presents the Elements of Nature in plastic dialogue with Man.
The parish council of Vila Franca de Xira, taking into account her artistic career, elevated Master Ana Maria Malta to Citizenship of Merit of the City, in 2000, as a reference example of talent, art and Vilafranquense passion.
In March 2017, she was highlighted as one of the 33 Exemplary women from the city of Vila Franca de Xira, in the year in which the City celebrated 33 years.