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The Clock by Christian Marclay – Berardo Museum, through 19 April

The Clock by Christian Marclay – Berardo Museum, through 19 April

By | February 27, 2015 at 2:23 pm | No comments

The Berardo Collection Museum presents the notable installation The Clock by California artist Christian Marclay.  This unique work consisting of thousands of film clips depicting the passage of time is 24 hours in length and will screen from 5 March to 19 April.  The Berardo...

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Amor Cruzados at A Vida Portuguesa Intendente, through 15 March

Amor Cruzados at A Vida Portuguesa Intendente, through 15 March

By | February 14, 2015 at 4:19 pm | No comments

In the mood for love? During this month commemorating lovers, a very special exhibition of traditional Portuguese craftsmanship is on display at the Intendente location of A Vida Portuguesa. The ages-old craft of embroidering lenços de namorados (or Valentine’s handkerchiefs)...

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Brazilian Street Artist Finok Debuts at Underdog Gallery, Lisbon

Brazilian Street Artist Finok Debuts at Underdog Gallery, Lisbon

By | February 6, 2015 at 10:43 am | No comments

Celebrated Brazilian street artist Raphael Sagarra (aka Finok) debuts in Lisbon with a solo exhibition featuring his unique style of urban art. The show, entitled O Enterro do Galo (The Burial of the Rooster), is presented by the Underdog Gallery, a space dedicated to...

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How Do We Say Design in Portuguese?  – Exhibition at MUDE in Lisbon & Casa das Culturas in Paredes

How Do We Say Design in Portuguese? – Exhibition at MUDE in Lisbon & Casa das Culturas in Paredes

By | January 27, 2015 at 3:36 pm | No comments

Originally debuting at Beijing Design Week in autumn of 2014, the exhibition How Do We Say Design in Portuguese? returns to Portugal to showcase home-grown creativity by some of the country’s best known designers, and architects. Two venues host this exhibition intended to be...

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Wallwear by Brigida Ribeiros – Pura Cal at LX Factory

Wallwear by Brigida Ribeiros – Pura Cal at LX Factory

By | January 23, 2015 at 3:13 pm | No comments

Pura Cal, a Portuguese company passionate about space and objects, has found a home for themselves in the creative community of LX Factory. They have decided to share their obsession of furniture, design and art with the world by hosting exhibitions throughout the year in their...

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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...

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