Palheiro Village presents an exhibition of works by artist Rolf Kiekeben

On display at the “Sala Carvalhal” in Palheiro Village, this series of paintings by Rolf Kiekeben comprises 14 works depicting a few classic Madeiran sceneries and landmarks as well as nautical scenes from the south of France and some interesting one-offs and commissioned pieces such as the colourful bullfighter and beach scenes.

The exhibition will be on display until the beginning of September and the paintings can be purchased by contacting the Palheiro Village reception on: 291 790 030


Short Biography

Grandson and son of German entrepreneurs , Rolf Dieter Kiekeben was born in Madeira in 1955.

His grandfather and father were also artists (painting) as a hobby.

He lived in the mainland during his childhood (Estoril), and then moved to Germany (Stuttgart), where he concluded his formation on Management. His father´s business lead him to the U.S.A., where he lived for many years (Florida and New York).

After his father’s death (1986), he returned to Madeira to manage his needlepoint tapestry factory.

Prior Exhibitions

Oil and Acrylic Paintings

1980 – Hotel Palácio (Estoril)

1982 – Hillsbrough Community Center (Tampa, Florida)

2008 – Hotel Melia (Funchal –Madeira)

2009 – Funchal City Hall (Madeira)