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International Surrealism Now Exhibition – Porto, through 6 September

International Surrealism Now Exhibition – Porto, through 6 September

By | August 26, 2014 at 10:29 am | No comments

International Surrealism Now showcases works by over 50 artists from 28 countries from across the globe in a travelling exhibition. This project is organized and curated by Portuguese surrealist painter Santiago Ribeiro, to promote this unique form of artist expression...

Posted in: Culture, Porto, Portugal Centro

Contemporary Art from Portugal Telecom – Casa das Mudas, Madeira, through 11 January

Contemporary Art from Portugal Telecom – Casa das Mudas, Madeira, through 11 January

By | August 15, 2014 at 3:50 pm | No comments

Casa das Mudas Arts Center in Calheta, Madeira, plays host to the 64 works from the Contemporary Art collection of Portugal Telecom. 40 Portuguese artists, born between 1921 and 1978, are represented in the exhibition. Obras da Coleção de Arte Contemporânea da Portugal...

Posted in: Culture, Madeira

Chinese Artists Exhibition – ArtCatto at Conrad Algarve, 26 August

Chinese Artists Exhibition – ArtCatto at Conrad Algarve, 26 August

By | August 4, 2014 at 12:58 pm | No comments

The appetite for Chinese art and culture has grown considerably in the last decade. This unique Asian style is steeped in tradition, dating back centuries and based largely on the craft of calligraphy. Today’s Chinese artists embrace this heritage, while infusing their works...

Posted in: Algarve, Culture

ArtCatto Gallery Summer Exhibition – Loulé, through 31 October

ArtCatto Gallery Summer Exhibition – Loulé, through 31 October

By | July 20, 2014 at 1:37 pm | No comments

Five renowned international artists are the focus in a special Summer Exhibition at the ArtCatto Gallery in Loulé. Each of the featured artists brings a unique style to the show, from intimate figures of Vicente Romeo and everyday life figurates of Gwyn Jones, to traditional...

Posted in: Algarve, Culture

Seascapes by José Luis Cerra Wollstein – VILA VITA Parc, through 15 August

Seascapes by José Luis Cerra Wollstein – VILA VITA Parc, through 15 August

By | July 1, 2014 at 1:42 pm | No comments

The Atlantic Ocean and the Algarve coast are celebrated in an exhibition of works by renowned Spanish painter José Luis Cerra Wollstein at VILA VITA Parc.  The painter first visited the Algarve in 2006, immediately became enamored with the scenery, and went to work on a...

Posted in: Algarve, Culture

Works by Nélio Saltão – Galeria São Mamede, Lisbon, through 22 July

Works by Nélio Saltão – Galeria São Mamede, Lisbon, through 22 July

By | June 26, 2014 at 11:00 am | No comments

Abstract expressionist works of Portuguese artist Nélio Saltão receive special attention in Lisbon at the prestigious Galeria São Mamede. The exhibition titled "Echoes of Urban Art," features 30 of the artist’s most recent paintings. Opening with a special reception on 26...

Posted in: Culture, Lisbon

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