Surviving artists who contributed to the original 1974 mural: Teresa Dias Coelho, Teresa Magalhães, Guilherme Parente, João Abel Manta, Jorge Martins, Manuel Baptista, Emília Nadal, Eurico Gonçalves, David Evans, Antonio Sena, Jorge Pinheiro, Sergio Pombo and José Aurélio. Artists invited to join the group of 48 artists: Ângela Ferreira, António Alves, Francisco Vidal, Gabriel Abrantes, […]
European Literature Night 2022
European Literature Night is a EUNIC Portugal initiative, a network of cultural institutes and cultural services of European embassies, as well as of the Representation of the European Commission in Portugal. Part of the Festas de Lisboa, in partnership with EGEAC and São Vicente Parish Council.
Extraordinary Formations: Sei Miguel
SEI MIGUEL, Carro de Fogo Sei Miguel Piston horn Fala Mariam e Nuno Torres Trombone and alto saxophone in section Bruno Silva Guitar Pedro Lourenço Bass André Gonçalves Organs Raphael Soares e Luís Desirat Percussions
Extraordinary Formations: Sond’Ar-te Electric Ensemble
Premiere of works ordered to Rui Penha and Carlos Caires by Jerome Combier Gone SOND’AR-TE ELETRIC ENSEMBLE Direction: Guillaume Bourgogne Sílvia Cancela Flute Nuno Pinto Clarinet Vítor Vieira Violin Jorge Alves Guitar Luís André Ferreira Cello João Casimiro Almeida Piano João Dias Percussion
Extraordinary Formations : Singing Admont
CANTANDO ADMONT, Vocal Ensemble Beat Furrer, A sei voci Miguel Azguime, Language Building “Encomenda Miso Music Portugal com o apoio da Ernst von Siemens Music Foundation” Olivier Messiaen, Cinq Rechant Beat Furrer, Herbst Direction: Cordula Bürgi Singers: Friederike Kühl, Anna Piroli, Elina Viluma-Helling, Liz Irvine, Therese Troyer, Helena Sorokina, Suyoung Ham, Sebastian Taschner, […]
Festas in Benfica
4, 11 and 25 june TELL ME A STORY Ludoteca do Palácio Baldaya Margarida Carvalho 11.00 am Storytelling aimed at children and those accompanying them. These fun and educational sessions involve the telling of a traditional story and an activity related to it. A moment of leisure for everyone. 12 and 26 june IN-FINITA […]
Christmas recipes with produce from the vegetable garden
What recipes can we make using produce from the horta (vegetable garden)? The Hortas de Lisboa exhibition is the inspiration for this Christmas’ greenest recipes.
Vieira da Silva em Festa
The high point of this year’s festival is a video mapping show on the Museum’s façade and at the Jardim das Amoreiras. An open-air show, created from scratch, in which Vieira da Silva’s artworks are the subject of animations, effects and deconstructions by Oskar & Gaspar, with a soundtrack by Rodrigo Leão. It handles the […]
Lisbon Under Stars
The great success that LISBON UNDER STARS enjoyed with the public means it’s returning to the Ruins of the Convento do Carmo. The ruin walls will once again be transformed into three-dimensional screens, where there’ll be a mixture of multimedia projections, virtual dancers and visual effects. The narration of this historical journey will be provided […]
Lisboa Idade – Junta a Família
Lisboa Idade – Junta a Família is an event aimed at the families of the city of Lisbon that aims to promote family cultural activities, giving emphasis to World Children’s Day, where children can discover and try different professions at the Granja dos Pequeninos.
As Lisboas do NS
Original drawings, edited illustrations and various objects for – and about – the city of Lisbon created by imaginary of the illustrator Nuno Saraiva over the last 10 years.
Lisbon International Tango Festival
The International Tango Festival unites two ports, two cities overlooking the sea: Lisbon and Buenos Aires. Already one of the biggest tango festivals in the world (with 16 editions already under its belt), this year a Tango&Fado concert will be performed at the opening show, with singers Pedro Moutinho and Joana Amendoeira accompanied by two […]
At Quinta das Conchas, one of the city’s largest parks, hot summer nights from Thursday to Saturday will be packed with films: the open-air cinema cycle will be welcoming various genres from across the world, with free admission. 27 junho A Revolução Silenciosa de Lars Kraume Drama, História 111’; m/12 28 junho Hunter Killer de […]
Festa do Japão em Lisboa
The Japan Festival recreates in Belém, next to the Tagus, the “Matsuri” atmosphere (Japan’s Summer Festivals), with this year’s theme the Tanabata Festival, one of the country’s most popular traditional festivals. Visitors will have the chance to see Japanese music festivals (traditional and pop), demonstrations and workshops on various forms of Japanese cultural expression: cosplay, […]
Kusama and Warhol: POP’s greatest rip-off
The play “Kusama and Warhol: POP’s greatest rip-off” revolves around the psychological state of artist Yayoi Kusama and her obsession with the repetition of patterns and images, an idea introduced in the 1960s by the Japanese artist which was later reproduced by Andy Warhol, revolutionising the history of pop art. The rivalry between them was […]
What’s the world made of? Science Fair
Because the world jumps around and moves forward with the help of science, the University of Lisbon’s Museu Nacional de História Natural e da Ciência joins the Festas de Lisboa for a Science Fair dedicated especially to children, on International Children’s Day. At the entrance to the Lisbon Botanical Garden, you can take part in […]