Rebecca Birtel Madura

Artist + Rebecca Birtel Madura

Rebecca Birtel Madura is a contemporary painter who lives and works in New Orleans. A native New Orleanian, many of her colorful paintings represent our sometimes detached relationship with nature in an urban environment. Working in oils and mixed media, the emotional impact of color and color relationships is as important as the subject matter itself in her paintings. Rebecca is especially concerned with the balance between saturated and muted hues in her recent work.

Rebecca studied studio art at Newcomb College and the University of Texas at Austin where she earned a B.A. in Fine Art (Studio), a B.A. in Liberal Arts (French) and recently a Certificate in Non-Profit Management. After retiring from nearly 30 years of full-time teaching, she is currently pursuing a Master’s in Liberal Arts at Tulane University.

At the present, she is the Art Teacher at the New Orleans Museum of Art where she develops and teaches in studio programs for adults and children. She also serves on the Educational Advisory Board at NOMA. She serves on the Executive Board of the Board of Directors for YAYA, Inc. and is also a guest artist and instructor at YAYA. Most recently, she joined the Board of Directors of New Orleans Green Light, where she also creates original artwork on rain barrels for their home rainwater impact program.

In addition to pursuing her own art and exhibiting locally, and her many years as a visual arts educator, Rebecca had been involved with many community arts projects. She continues to volunteer time and talents to promoting the vibrant spirit and atmosphere of the arts especially with the youth of New Orleans.

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Kat Ryalls
Satchmo, Louis Armstrong
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Painting
Lucille Anderson
Uptown Ruler
Nicole Ockmond Painting
Nicole Ockmond
Pineapple 104
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Drew Cooke
James Booker: Piano Genius
Gabriel Flores New Orleans Paint and Design
Painting / Street Art
Gabriel Flores
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Leroy Miranda Jr.
Hansen's Sno Bliz Giclée
Nancy Wolfe Kimberly Gator Girl Art
Painting
Nancy Wolfe Kimberly
Let Go
Bryan Brown Art by Bryan Brown
Painting
Bryan Brown
Untitled #1
Ceaux . Ceaux Artwork
Painting
Ceaux .
Slice of Earth - Plains
Ella Albrecht Painting
Ella Albrecht
Orangina Princesse de Broglie
Rayne Bories Painting
Rayne Bories
The Only Hill on Chartres
Sarah Nelson Sarah Nelson Fine Art
Painting
Sarah Nelson
Samsara
Connor McManus Mixed Media / Painting
Connor McManus
Faubourg Marigny
Nurhan Gokturk Illustration / Painting
Nurhan Gokturk
Turkana 'See' Food
Patrick Henry Victory Arts
Painting
Patrick Henry
Cascade Blossoms
Anne Blenker Painting
Anne Blenker
Cypress Bayou
Louise Guidry Encaustic / Monotype / Painting / Printmaking
Louise Guidry
Band Storm
Tony Hollums Painting
Tony Hollums
Jacque
Sean Randall Painting
Sean Randall
Hunting for Monsters
Ember Soberman Painting / Mixed Media
Ember Soberman
Sheba
Brett Henderson Painting
Brett Henderson
Fats
Joshua Wingerter Painting
Joshua Wingerter
Ritual
Maddie Stratton Painting
Maddie Stratton
Dreamland
Ramiro Diaz Painting
Ramiro Diaz
Pizazz
Darlene Langendonk Art Impressions
Painting
Darlene Langendonk
Flying Fish I
George Dolgy Painting
George Dolgy
Anthesis
Rachel Rice-Baham Painting / Mixed Media
Rachel Rice-Baham
Star Struck
Mike Williamson Painting
Mike Williamson
"The Peaches are Better Down the Road" Homage to Johnny Hodges
George McClements Painting
George McClements
Notable Increase Reception
Patty West Elstrott Painting
Patty West Elstrott
Guardian Angel
Lori Sperier Mixed Media / Painting
Lori Sperier
Detangled
Shelby Little Painting
Shelby Little
Faces of Tribes
Kevin Elder Painting
Kevin Elder
Blow Pop
Jessica Strahan JHand Paints
Painting
Jessica Strahan
Lundi Gras on Bourbon
Keith Oelschlager Painting
Keith Oelschlager
Terry & NJ
Paige DeVries Painting
Paige DeVries
Midiendo / Measuring
Stephanie Reed Painting
Stephanie Reed
Chevy Truck
Meghan Methe Painting
Meghan Methe
SPIRIT PORTRAIT
Amzie Adams Painting
Amzie Adams
Rock the Boat II
Kris Muntan Painting
Kris Muntan
Mirliton Tapestry
Emma Fick Painting
Emma Fick
Aerial Study #2
Kristen Albrecht Mixed Media / Painting
Kristen Albrecht
Meeting Notes #48
Sean Clark Painting
Sean Clark
Pioneer Portrait of Alvin (Barna Black series)
D. Lammie-Hanson Painting
D. Lammie-Hanson
Landscape
Debbie Boyd Painting
Debbie Boyd
Deal With The Devil
Cheryl Anne Grace Painting
Cheryl Anne Grace
Infinite Sadness
Jeremy Paten Mixed Media / Painting
Jeremy Paten
Okra Farms: Lower 9th Ward, New Orleans, LA
Miro Hoffmann Painting
Miro Hoffmann
Festival des Acadiens
Devin De Wulf Folk / Outsider Art / Painting / Photography
Devin De Wulf
Harley Baby
Rise Delmar Ochsner Painting
Rise Delmar Ochsner
Ironing Board Sam over Jackson Square
John Turner Painting
John Turner
Honeymoon Memories
Lee Morais Painting
Lee Morais
Lenny
Lionel Milton Elleone
Painting / Street Art
Lionel Milton
Kermit Ruffins When I Die
Connie Kittok Painting
Connie Kittok
Seekers of Light
Kate Hanrahan Illustration / Mixed Media / Painting
Kate Hanrahan
Gold Rush
Mary Singleton Painting
Mary Singleton
Orange Shotgun
Lyla Clayre Illustration / Painting
Lyla Clayre
Naomi - Holocaust Memorial, Berlin
Saegan Swanson Painting
Saegan Swanson
Naturia Piper
Leeaux . Illustration / Painting
Leeaux .
Toilet Lake
Thomas Deaton Painting
Thomas Deaton
Flamboyant
Margaux Hymel Art by Gaux Gaux
Painting
Margaux Hymel
Dave Chappelle
Jeff Morgan Painting
Jeff Morgan
New Dress
Alexandra Kilburn Illustration / Painting
Alexandra Kilburn
Woman #1
Toné Lowe Painting
Toné Lowe
Two Sisters
Blair Dupre Painting
Blair Dupre
Mississippi River Run
Ellen Macomber Ellen Macomber Studio
Painting
Ellen Macomber
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