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Reviewing The New Art Fest 2017

The New Art Fest is an extremely recent art fest that has already managed to fuel contemporary art in Portugal and establish itself a legitimate project, capable of serving an audience that is interested to witness how art and technology are intertwined.The 2017 edition has...

The New Art Fest is an extreme...

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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...

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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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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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