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Γεωγραφίες in art

Geography has been an implicit and an ever-present representation in art and, if we want, in the art history. As an objective science, or one that aims to be that, geography measures the physical aspects – spatial and temporal – of places. But these places...

Geography has been an implicit...

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A Pause with Claire de Santa Coloma

The French-Argentinian artist was the winner of the 12th edition of Prémios Novos Artistas Fundação EDP (New Artists Award of Fundação EDP), for the first time awarded to a non-Portuguese youngster, with the installation Composição Eterna.Claire arrived in Portugal in 2009, when she was just...

The French-Argentinian artist ...

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10 Years of EMPTY CUBE

Created by João Silvério, EMPTY CUBE is a curatorial project which is now about to reach its ten-year anniversary. Over this period, a vast array of things have changed in the world of art which, more or less, is in tune with the fluctuations and...

Created by João Silvério, EM...

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Avenida Liberdade, by Tatiana Macedo

The installation Avenida Liberdade [Liberty Avenue] by Tatiana Macedo is currently being shown at Museu do Aljube, until the end of December.The artist takes part of the name of this avenue, a main artery of the city of Lisbon, and establishes a discourse around concepts...

The installation Avenida Liber...

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Spaces at Chiado 8

Spaces of creation | Blurs of creationCapturing the creative process is a strenuous task, sometimes even inglorious. It is as if one wanted to hold something invisible, unutterable, solely perceived by some. It is a continued strength that shows itself on a continuum, measured in the remnants conceived...

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Nina Fraser – Inner Natures

Nina Fraser is 33 years old and was born in St. Albans, United Kingdom. She studied Textile Arts and then travelled for one year. When she came back, in 2008, she assumed the co-management of an artistic project in Southampton. The Art House is a half-café, half-gallery, half-spot for musical...

Nina Fraser is 33 years old a...

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Reviewing the canons of yesterday

The contemporaneity blew the whistle on the ethnocentrism and patriarchy of the history of art and the art system. The cultural hegemony of the west was questioned with the continual revision of criteria, agents and models that prevailed until the 60s/70s. The feminist struggle was...

The contemporaneity blew the w...

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