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Justino Alves & Daniel Gamelas – Galeria São Mamede, Lisbon

Justino Alves & Daniel Gamelas – Galeria São Mamede, Lisbon

By | December 10, 2014 at 3:09 pm | No comments

Abstract artist Justino Alves and realist sculptor Daniel Gamelas are featured in a double exhibition at the Galeria São Mamede in Lisbon. A series of 19 paintings entitled “Counter Current” by Alves are on display, as are 16 terracotta and bronze sculptures by Gamelas...

Posted in: Culture, Lisbon

World Press Photo 2014 – Fórum da Maia, 28 Nov to 18 Dec

World Press Photo 2014 – Fórum da Maia, 28 Nov to 18 Dec

By | November 25, 2014 at 6:33 am | No comments

Always a provocative, emotional and inspiring experience, World Press Photo Contest Exhibition 2014 returns to the Fórum da Maia , 28 November to 18 December. World Press Photo honors the crème-de-la-crème of global photojournalism from the last year. In this edition, over...

Posted in: Culture, Porto

Iconic Photography of Terry O’Neill – Art Catto Gallery, Loulé, from 27 November

Iconic Photography of Terry O’Neill – Art Catto Gallery, Loulé, from 27 November

By | November 5, 2014 at 7:30 am | No comments

Rockstars, world leaders and Hollywood movie stars are all coming to Loulé! It’s true!...(sort of). Frank Sinatra, Audrey Hepburn, Clint Eastwood and the Beatles will all be there….through the beautiful and iconic imagery of English photographer Terry O’Neill. This...

Posted in: Algarve, Culture

Ikea’s “A Vida em Casa” at MUDE in Lisbon, through 30 November

Ikea’s “A Vida em Casa” at MUDE in Lisbon, through 30 November

By | October 31, 2014 at 4:01 pm | No comments

Home life is much the same all over the world. Whether in a penthouse apartment, a suburban house, country bungalow or coastal beach house, people have the same dreams and needs. They must eat, sleep, live, bathe, dress, cook and need lots of space for storage! Ikea knows this...

Posted in: Culture, Lisbon

Raw Japan at MUDE, Lisbon, through 8 February 2015

Raw Japan at MUDE, Lisbon, through 8 February 2015

By | October 16, 2014 at 9:10 am | No comments

Two concurrent exhibitions at MUDE, the Museum of Design and Fashion, under the theme Raw Japan, presents cultural and design items from the early 20th century. Boro – Um Tecido de Vida (Boro: The Fabric of Life) and Puras Formas (Pure Forms) examine the preservation of...

Posted in: Culture, Lisbon

Miguel Justino Contemporary Art, Lisbon

Miguel Justino Contemporary Art, Lisbon

By | October 1, 2014 at 5:23 pm | No comments

A major force in the Lisbon contemporary art scene has transformed. The popular Bloco 103 Contemporary Art gallery has moved to a new location. Yet, all is not as it was. The new gallery space also has a new name. As of 3 October, look for Miguel Justino Contemporary Art at...

Posted in: Culture, Lisbon