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Muro

In order to break down barriers, Marvila came together for the Urban Art FestivalThe 2nd edition of MURO, organised by GAU (Urban Art Gallery) has, as a vital element of its programme, the graffiti, in partnership with Gebalis, the Parish Council and the Libraries. This...

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Diorama by Tomaz Hipólito

This is the last week to see Tomaz Hipólito’s exhibition 2017 diorama_01 that occupies several spaces of the National Museum of Natural History and Science with performance, video, photography, drawing and installation.The artist's body emerges as a primordial medium for the gesture mapping and space...

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Soundscape Factory

Sound is one of the most experimental mediums within contemporary art, one that has been following us since ever, and it promises to unfurl a limitless array of substantializing possibilities.João Onofre, alongside Miguel Bernat, introduces us to Untitled (orchestral), 2017, a site-specific that inhabits Sala...

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WTF ? ! ?

In this exhibition, the heroes of popular culture serve as a springboard for the displacement of narrative and meaning in the mordant and surrealist works of António Salvador Carvalho. Batman, Brian Adams, or National Geographics, epithets of global popular culture, are reduced (or enlarged?) to...

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An Atlas for the Banishment

Susana Anágua takes us on a journey on the meaning of the word “banishment”, relying on a multidisciplinary project which concatenates the industrial and historical memory, as well as the toponymy of the city of Lisbon, taking into account the composition’s unpredictability that the territory...

Susana Anágua takes us on a j...

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Portugal em Flagrante

Modern Collection permanently on displayMarch marked the conclusion of the cycle of the exhibition nucleus of Gulbenkian’s Museum Modern Collection. The central nave was occupied by Operação 3, dedicated to sculpture, objects, installations, films and other media. The director relied on a methodological process quite...

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Absolute Duration

Absolute Duration, the brand new exhibition held by Carpe Diem Arte e Pesquisa, is an essay focused on a place now in shambles. Upon entering Palácio Pombal in Lisbon, the weight of time is thoroughly mirrored in its interior. Time is the element in charge...

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Penelope Curtis

Photos: Nuno Gervásio.The present-day director of Calouste Gulbenkian Museum, Penelope Curtis, arrived in Lisbon in 2015, after spending five years in charge of London’s Tate Britain. This interview, in a natural way, focused itself on museums and on the institution that she’s currently leading, but...

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