Maria Manuela Bronze da Rocha

Portugal °1955
research interests: Textiles, materiality, memory, costume design, theatre design
affiliation: ESMAE-IPP; i2ADS

1986-1988, Master of Fine Arts in Costume Design, Boston University School for Theatre Arts, USA;

2009-2011, Phd Contemporary Artistic Practice, Faculty of Fine Arts of Pontevedra, Vigo University, Spain, .


Teacher in the Theatre Department of ESMAE (School of Music and Performing Arts / Polytechnic Institute of Porto / Former Head of Costume Design Department.

Develops practical and artistic research with participation in workshops and seminars. 

Visual artistic practice regularly presented in individual exhibitions and group exhibitions.

Her activity in the theater is very continuous, namely as a costume designer and also as a scenographer.



research expositions (collaborated)