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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...

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Nuno Santiago & Evelina Oliveira – Galeria São Mamede, Lisbon

Nuno Santiago & Evelina Oliveira – Galeria São Mamede, Lisbon

By | September 18, 2014 at 9:57 am | No comments

A double exhibition, featuring two superb Portuguese modern artists, mark the opening of the autumn art season at Galeria São Mamede in Lisbon. Abstract expressionist Nuno Santiago and surrealist Evelina Oliveira present new works expressing individual interpretations into...

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Gervásio Exhibition – Vale do Lobo Gallery, through 3 November

Gervásio Exhibition – Vale do Lobo Gallery, through 3 November

By | September 2, 2014 at 9:43 am | No comments

New works by contemporary artist and Monchique-native Carlos Gervásio (aka “Gervásio”) are showcased in an exhibition at the Vale do Lobo Art Gallery, through 3 November 2014. Inspiring and challenging, works by Gervásio never fail to leave a lasting impression and create...

Posted in: Algarve, Culture

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