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From desire to recognition. Caring for oneself/caring for all. All I want: Portuguese women artists from 1900 to 2020 at Museu Calouste Gulbenkian

After visiting the vast exhibition – with more than 200 works – at Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian’s headquarters, I walked around the garden wanting to digest all the encounters-affections triggered by the exhibition. After a few minutes, a baby came and looked at me intensely for a...

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At the end of it all there’s the beginning, the negotiation! Carlos Noronha Feio at 3+1 Galeria 3+1 Arte Contemporânea

“The negotiation!”The title of Carlos Noronha Feio’s exhibition at Galeria 3+1 Arte Contemporânea ends with an exclamation. Would it be a matter of urgency? Or relief? The artist’s most recent work contains abstract paintings and sculptures. But, as Alistar Hicks suggests in the exhibition text,...

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Fábio Colaço, Portraits, at Galeria Nave

Ambiguity. Maybe that’s the key to Fábio Colaço’s work. A “key-mechanism” that gives access to several cognitive doors that display different looks. The potential analysis contained in the propositional simplicity is the major success of this approach to social, political and economic themes. In his...

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Fake Sun, Fake Eyes, by Elisa Pône

Galeria Quadrum possesses a unique architecture. The two large parallel walls are covered in glass, creating a kind of aquarium that contacts with the outside. Elisa Pône, in Fake Sun, Fake Eyes, proposes an original work, cantered on the physical qualities of the gallery –...

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