Multiple Artistic Visions of a Unique Cult
“A Arte da Terra” (art gallery and shop) came up with the theme: finding new inspirations on the cult of Saint Anthony. The results can be seen during the month of June, when guest artists and new creators are brought together in “Multiple Visions of a Unique Cult”.
In the footsteps of Saint Anthony – A Journey by Gonçalo Cadilhe
Following his book and documentary, Gonçalo Cadilhe brings us the photographs of the journey he made, tracing the route of Saint Anthony through countries like Morocco, Spain, Italy and France.
You Are (not) Here
Thanks to Expo’98, the east section of Lisbon, which lay part abandoned, part frozen in time, was reborn with the creation of Parque das Nações, a city within a city. Photographer Bruno Portela was a privileged witness to one of the country’s greatest urban transformations. Few people have any idea of what inhabited the landscape […]
The Wonderful World of Mechanical Music
A journey through the sounds of Fado in the universe of mechanical musical instruments, based on the collection of Luís Cangueiro (Museu da Música Mecânica). Daily guided tours with audio from speaking machines.
José Dias Coelho – Militant Artist, Revolutionary Militant
In partnership with the Museum of Neorealism in Vila Franca De Xira José Dias Coelho, plastic artist and clandestine employee at the Portuguese Communist Party, was 38 years old in 1961 when a PIDE brigade shot him dead on the old Rua da Creche, which today is named after him, in Alcântara. A short life, […]
Gaza Girls – Growing up in the Gaza Strip
Gaza Girls: Growing Up in the Gaza Strip is a photography exhibition, set up in the public space by photojournalist Monique Jaques, which documents the lives of young women growing up and coming of age in the tumultuous region of the Middle East. What motivated Jaques to capture these experiences was the girls’ tenacity, determination […]
Vicente’17 do Silêncio dos Corvos, Animal Vicente
18h Inauguração e lançamento do livro 19h Vicente Branco Performance Vicente Branco is 17 years old. A self-taught dancer for five years and a professional for two, he is currently studying at the Balleteatro do Porto. He performs ballet, contemporary dance, popping, Hip Hop and Cunningham. He has performed in audiovisual dance projects and shows […]
4th Lisbon Classic Car Parade
For a few hours, Avenida da Liberdade will take a journey back in time to the last century, thanks to the 4th Lisbon Classic Car Parade. With over 200 classic cars, it will begin with the sports cars of the 1910s and 1920s, with each decade represented by several examples, all belonging to private collectors. […]
Sardines from outer space
Having one’s head in the clouds but one’s tail fin firmly planted on the ground is a characteristic that sardines are thought to have learned from certain human beings, and it’s not the only one. This motley shoal also contains a number of intellectual sardines who have quite the penchant for quoting anything and everything […]
Fados by Carlos Saura
Between January and September 2007, Carlos Saura shot, edited, and starred in the film that marked the date of his urban song trilogy. Ten years later, we revisit this journey by Carlos Saura through his sketches, paintings, drawings, and storyboards, in a behind-the-scenes look at the film.