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Vitrine, by Jorge Santos

Sit down and watch the time go by in the living room, in the bedroom, in the office, in the studio – an attentive stone by the side of a window.Wait for the twilight and the low, golden, orange light.Watch the sunrays drawn on the wall,...

Sit down and watch the time go...

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Poster – much better than Instagram

The 3rd edition of Poster Mostra happens From September 29 to October 29, once again in Marvila. Before that, Umbigo accomplished something we wanted to do since the first edition: follow one of the Mini Poster workshops with children and young people of social institutions, perceiving,...

The 3rd edition of Poster Most...

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Reviewing the challenges of abstraction

There are several ways of understanding and evaluating curatorship - a field that has been steadily growing. But it is safe to say that some of the most successful are those that research and suggest new readings on art, art history and political and social contexts of the eras in question. Allied...

There are several ways of und...

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KORU 6: a triennial of contemporary jewellery

KORU is a triennial of contemporary jewellery that has been a recurring event in Finland for several years now. Already experiencing its the sixth edition, headquartered in Imatra, this international event’s main objective is exhibiting contemporary jewellery at large scale, while bringing together artists, speakers, researchers...

KORU is a triennial of contemp...

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Freedom dances barefoot

Freedom dances barefoot. Or at least with flat shoes not to disrupt the movement, the swing and the desire to jump. Perhaps that is the reason why, as soon as we enter the area of the Paradisaea exhibition, which celebrates Lux Frágil’s 20th anniversary, we are invited to leave our...

Freedom dances barefoot. Or a...

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Holy Motors (2012), by Leos Carax

The leitmotif of the work of Leos Carax, the French filmmaker, is the relentless quest for depictions of tortured figures, fully exposing the human behaviour. It’s a strenuous exercise, which he embraces with the unique creativity of his creations. Carax explores this universe in a poetic manner, through narratives that...

The leitmotif of the work of...

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The 9th edition of Bairro das Artes

Bairro das Artes is an initiative that promotes the newest cultural programs of Lisbon. After a long Summer, the rentrée offers 39 venues with exhibitions and cultural events, between galleries, independent spaces and museums.Happening on 20 September, this establishes an excellent opportunity to watch the...

Bairro das Artes is an initiat...

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