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Portuguese Afrobeat or a form of hypnotism

It started ten years ago in bedrooms and living rooms and garages of Quinta do Mocho, however, nowadays, it breathes in venues like Musicbox, ZdB or even Lux for that matter.Afrobeat and kuduro are not something new in Portugal. Born and raised here, they are now reaching adulthood.The two major names that immediately pop up...

It started ten years ago in b...

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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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Rui Valério at Galeria Kubik

Rui Valério exhibits Sonatas and Interludes, an individual exhibition which will be present at Galeria Kubik (Porto), starting on November 25.The artist shows a body of drawings whose intent is to be simultaneously interpreted through its visual properties and musically.Rui Valério thus proposes a kinesthetic...

Rui Valério exhibits Sonatas ...

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Lehmann + Silva

In this month of November a new proposal emerged in the artistic setting of the city of Oporto, a product of the dialogue established between Frederick Lehmann and Mário Ferreira da Silva. Materialized as an exhibition space, with the name Lehmann + Silva, it mirrors...

In this month of November a ne...

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OPEN-CALL Portuguese Emerging Art 2018

The Portuguese Emerging Art 2018 is disclosing an open-call for all emerging artists with Portuguese nationality older than 23.This is the second edition of this competition conducted by EMERGE, which tries to reveal new talents in all artistic expressions. In this sense, there will be...

The Portuguese Emerging Art 20...

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