Manuel Ferreiro Badía


Category: Sculptor
Birth Date: 1st March 1944
Birth Place: A Coruña
Telephone: 981293982
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   Cultura
 Curriculum

1982: Simón Bolívar Memorial (A Coruña).
1984: Sculpture in the road Vigo-A Ramallosa.
1985: Mural in the Language School (A Coruña).
1986: ‘Mares’, sculptures in the County Council (A Coruña); Castelao Memorial (A Coruña) and mural for the sports centre of Cedeira.
1988: Pablo Iglesias Memorial (A Coruña); statuesque mural in Vilagarcía de Arousa and mural in the City Council of Cedeira.
1989: Funnel-shaped door (Ferrol); Pablo Picasso Memorial (A Coruña); sculpture at ‘Hijas de Jesús’ School (A Coruña) and sculpture at ‘Hermanos Maristas’ School (León).
1991: Martano-Elviña piece; urban sculpture (Huelva) and Rosalía Memorial (A Coruña).
1992: Sculpture in the Centre of the Third Age (Ferrol); sculpture in the health centre of Culleredo and plastic work in the A-9 highway (Pontevedra).
1993: Rosalía de Castro Memorial (Ferrol); design of the service areas on the roads of the Xunta de Galicia.
1994: Torrente Ballester Memorial (Ferrol).
1996: Sculpture at Oza Hospital (A Coruña).
1997: Rafael Barez Memorial (Oleiros); urban sculpture (Cáceres).
1998: Troubadours Memorial (Isla de San Simón).
1999: Camilo Díaz Valiño Memorial(Ferrol).
2002: Plastic work in the ports of A Guarda and Baiona.
2003: Camilo José Cela Memorial (Padrón).
2004: ‘Mar Artabro’, sculpture in the promenade of A Coruña.

 Work & Activities

His work can be found at the National Sculpture Museum (Valladolid), the Open-air Sculpture Museum (Cáceres), ‘Unión Fenosa’ Museum of Contemporary Art (A Coruña), V Centenario Museum (Huelva), the Museum of Contemporary Art in Alcalá de Henares, the Museum of Contemporary Art in Aracena, Rodríguez Iglesias Foundation (A Coruña), the Preissler Kunsthalle (Pforzhein – Germany), Xunta de Galicia, the Galician Parliament, the collection of the City Council of A Coruña, the County of A Coruña and Caixa Galicia.
He has carried out twenty-two individual exhibitions and fifty-two collective ones. Besides, he got an acquisition in national contests (1969) and was awarded the first prize of the County Council of Almería (1976), the first prize of the City Council of A Coruña (1978), the first prize of ‘Tomás Francisco Prieto’ Contest (Madrid, 1985) and a new acquisition at the seventh edition of Unión Fenosa Exhibition (2001).