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 Certificate in Non-Profit Management.  After retiring from more than 28 years of full-time teaching Visual Art,  Rebecca completed a Master’s in Liberal Arts at Tulane University.

She has served as the Art Teacher at the New Orleans Museum of Art where she developed and taught in studio programs for adults and children. She also served 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.  In 2017 she joined the Board of Directors of New Orleans Green Light. She is currently the President of the GLNO Board of Directors, and 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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Nicole Ockmond
Seekers of Light
Kate Hanrahan Illustration / Mixed Media / Painting
Kate Hanrahan
Swamp Goddess Print
Saegan Swanson Painting
Saegan Swanson
Waiter/Waitress
Alexandra Kilburn Illustration / Painting
Alexandra Kilburn
Ascending Trees
Louise Guidry Encaustic / Monotype / Painting / Printmaking
Louise Guidry
Harley Baby
Rise Delmar Ochsner Painting
Rise Delmar Ochsner
Bird Watching
Ember Soberman Painting / Mixed Media
Ember Soberman
Mardi Gras Indian
Nancy Wolfe Kimberly Gator Girl Art
Painting
Nancy Wolfe Kimberly
Old Friend (Accordion)
Stephanie Reed Painting
Stephanie Reed
The Village
Kevin Elder Painting
Kevin Elder
'La Balize' Fine Art Print
Heather Bird Harris Painting
Heather Bird Harris
The Chariot (VII)
Margaux Hymel Art by Gaux Gaux
Painting
Margaux Hymel
Meeting Notes #171
Sean Clark Painting
Sean Clark
Blue Roots 1
Emma Fick Painting
Emma Fick
Terry in Bed Best
Paige DeVries Painting
Paige DeVries
A Break in Conversation
Maddie Stratton Painting
Maddie Stratton
"India"
Ceaux . Ceaux Artwork
Painting
Ceaux .
Okra Farms: Lower 9th Ward, New Orleans, LA
Miro Hoffmann Painting
Miro Hoffmann
Charles Bradley
Lucille Anderson Lucille Blues
Painting
Lucille Anderson
Festival des Acadiens
Devin De Wulf Folk / Outsider Art / Painting / Photography
Devin De Wulf
Ironing Board Sam over Jackson Square
John Turner Painting
John Turner
Yugen - Archival Print of Mixed Media Abstract on Watercolor Paper
Rachel Rice-Baham Painting / Mixed Media
Rachel Rice-Baham
Blushing Oyster Original Painting
Sarah Nelson Sarah Nelson Fine Art
Painting
Sarah Nelson
Lenny
Lionel Milton Elleone
Painting / Street Art
Lionel Milton
Wildlife
Mary Singleton Painting
Mary Singleton
Napoleon
Lee Morais Painting
Lee Morais
Lisa Frank Forever
Katie Yaquinto Painting
Katie Yaquinto
Moon Moss
Stephen Rooney Painting
Stephen Rooney
Tomb of The Unknown Slave
Queen Hope Parker Queen Hope Poetic Art
Painting
Queen Hope Parker
Red Cloud 12.01
George Dolgy Painting
George Dolgy
"Feeling Orange but Sometimes Blue" homage to Ledisi
George McClements Painting
George McClements
"The March"
Meghan Methe Painting
Meghan Methe
websight
Jessica Strahan JHand Paints
Painting
Jessica Strahan
Landscape Layers
Kat Ryalls Painting
Kat Ryalls
Grey Green Ladder
Julie Silvers Julie Silvers Art
Painting
Julie Silvers
High Tide
Debbie Boyd Painting
Debbie Boyd
Lake Como
Connor McManus Mixed Media / Painting
Connor McManus
Southern Voyage
Michael Eble Painting
Michael Eble
Summer Song
Anne McLeod Painting
Anne McLeod
All That Jazz #6
Toné Lowe Painting
Toné Lowe
Terrance Strikes a Pose on Lafitte Street
Drew Cooke Mixed Media / Painting
Drew Cooke
Absract  Serenity
Lori Sperier Mixed Media / Painting
Lori Sperier
Let Go
Bryan Brown Art by Bryan Brown
Painting
Bryan Brown
Totem
Ella Albrecht Painting
Ella Albrecht
Watson 101 Print
Bruce Corona Drawing / Mixed Media / Painting
Bruce Corona
Zulu Uptown
Sean Randall Painting
Sean Randall
Ivy
Rebekah May Painting
Rebekah May
Orangina Josephine
Rayne Bories Painting
Rayne Bories
Pink Cadillac
Cheryl Anne Grace Painting
Cheryl Anne Grace
Carnival Crawfish
Rannie Howard Painting
Rannie Howard
Alejandra
Katie Kut Painting
Katie Kut
Golden Light
Anne Blenker Painting
Anne Blenker
Blue Notecard
Shelby Little Painting
Shelby Little
Infinite Sadness
Jeremy Paten Mixed Media / Painting
Jeremy Paten
David Bowie Ziggy Stardust
Jeff Morgan Painting
Jeff Morgan
The Blues
Darlene Langendonk Art Impressions
Painting
Darlene Langendonk
Surreal Dreamscape - Print
Leeaux . Illustration / Painting
Leeaux .
Girl in Blue Face
Blair Dupre Painting
Blair Dupre
White Study #1
Kristen Albrecht Mixed Media / Painting
Kristen Albrecht
Orgullo
MILAGROS Collective Painting
MILAGROS Collective
Fossil Bed
Evan Koch Painting
Evan Koch
Thoughts - Float
Tony Hollums Painting
Tony Hollums
Blooming Bicycle in the Marigny
Lyla Clayre Illustration / Painting
Lyla Clayre
Head to Toe
Kris Muntan Painting
Kris Muntan
Land Before Time II
Leroy Miranda Jr. Painting
Leroy Miranda Jr.
Kermit Ruffins : BBQ swinger
Gabriel Flores New Orleans Paint and Design
Painting / Street Art
Gabriel Flores
Jungle Justice
Patrick Henry Victory Arts
Painting
Patrick Henry
Circus Pig – on Chartres Near NOCCA
Ramiro Diaz Painting
Ramiro Diaz
Buddy Bolden
Connie Kittok Painting
Connie Kittok
"Caryn"
Brett Henderson Painting
Brett Henderson
Le Bon Temp Roule
Nurhan Gokturk Illustration / Painting
Nurhan Gokturk
Muses (TERPSICHORE)
Brent Houzenga Painting
Brent Houzenga
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