Fernando Rosa

Fernando Rosa da Silva Mudanisse
Born: 11 November 1957 in Maputo.

Studied arts at the Escola Industrial in Maputo, the predecessor of the Escola de Artes Visuais. He followed courses in animation and preservation at the Centro de Estudos Culturais.

For two years he conducted cultural research in the province of Manica and for one year he practised at the Department of Anthropology and Archeology of the Eduardo Mondlane University in Maputo. He was chief of the section Cultural Preservation and Research of the Department of Education and Culture of the city of Maputo.

Since 1983 Rosa works as a professional artist..

At present he is the President of the Núcleo de Arte.

He participated in several group exhibitions in Mozambique, Portugal, Angola, Algeria, Sweden and Scotland.

He had four solo exhibitions in Maputo.

Roasa's work has gained a place in private collections in Mozambique and abroad.