Vanessa Barragao

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Birthday
14, 1992
Birthplace
Albufeira, Portugal
Birth Sign
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Birthday
14, 1992 (age 27)
Birthplace
Albufeira, Portugal

About

Textile artist who uses recycled yarns to created three-dimensional carpets and tapestries that are inspired by the Earth's coral reef ecosystem.

Before Fame

Her upbringing near the seaside is the inspiration of her artwork. She founded her studio in 2014 and earned a Master's degree in fashion and textiles design from Lisbon University. 

Trivia

She split her time between collaborating as a textile designer for an artisanal rugs factory and running her studio. Her vanessabarragao_work Instagram account has 70,000 followers.

Family Life

She was born in Albufeira, in the south of Portugal.

Associated With

She and Anni Albers are both known textile artists.

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