About the Author

Maria Dolores Gallego was born in Torreperogil (Jaen) in 1988 where she lived until 2006, when she started her studies of Fine Arts at the University of Granada in Spain. She was granted an Erasmus Scholarship to study at the Athens School of Fine Arts (Greece). Then, she came back to Granada and started studies of Restoration and Conservation Archaeological Material at Centro Albayzin/Andalusian School of Restoration, She went on to take part in restoration works of plaster and ceramic decoration in the Alhambra and Generalife in Granada.

She finished her Masters studies in Production and Investigation of Art at the University of Granada and she served as an assistant teacher of drawing, painting and printmaking for children and adults in the Taller of Drawing, Printmaking and Printing "La Granja" (Granada) with the artist Emilio Luis Fernandez Garrido. At present, she is one of the researchers of the project "Emerging Art System in Andalusia" (CEI BioTic Granada/University of Granada-Spain).

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