Artist: Manuela Sambo

* 11.03.1964, Luanda /Angola

1986-1993 Student of German and Literature at the University of Leipzig

Works as free-lance translator and interpreter

1994-1996 Theatre pedagogy at the theatre "piccolo"

1997-1999 Head of Arts projects at the Heinrich-Heine Gymnasium / City Council, Cottbus

1994-2000 Language teacher of Portuguese and Spanish at the 'Volkshochschule', Cottbus

Organisation of language study tours to Spain and Portugal

Since 1999 Free-lance as artist (paintings and sculptures)

National and international exhibitions



Together with the artistic design, one particular emphasis for the creation of my Berlin bear was the allegorical representation of the rich and amazingly colourful nature in Angola.