Emanuele Mura was born in Acqui Terme (Alessandria) in 1943. Since 1970 he was an exceptionally active painter and held several exhibitions in Italy and abroad, especially in Netherlands, where he then moved in 1982. He staged personal shows in Amsterdam, Rotterdam and Breda. He captured the attention of the art critics who wrote about him in the most important newspapers and magazines. In 1990 he moved back to Italy where he lives and works.