MNancy McManus-Subel was born in Savannah Georgia, and currently lives in Milwaukee Wisconsin. She received her BFA in painting and drawing from The University of Wisconsin Milwaukee in May of 2011. Her work has been exhibited at Gallery 224 in Port Washington WI, The Continuum Alumni show at the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, The Covert Gallery and was featured at Beans and Barley in Milwaukee WI. Nancy was chosen for the 2012-13 Milwaukee Artist Resource Network mentors program, where she was mentored by Milwaukee Artist John Riepenhoff.
Nancy's work explores the complexity of the human. She works with traditional and nontraditional painting media. Her recent work investigated non-traditional portrait painting and incorporated embroidery floss as painting medium.