Lisbon

The Tsars and the East – Calouste Gulbenkian Museum, through 18 May 2014

The Tsars and the East – Calouste Gulbenkian Museum, through 18 May 2014

By | March 16, 2014 at 5:13 pm | No comments

Currently on exhibition at the Museu Calouste Gulbenkian in Lisbon are sumptuous textiles, bejeweled arms and armor, golden equestrian equipment and other magnificent objects from the Kremlin Museum. These treasures illustrate the story of diplomatic relationships between 16th-...

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Rubens, Brueghel, Lorrain – Museu Nacional de Arte Antiga in Lisbon, through 30 March 2014

Rubens, Brueghel, Lorrain – Museu Nacional de Arte Antiga in Lisbon, through 30 March 2014

By | January 3, 2014 at 1:46 pm | No comments

A truly phenomenal art exhibition is currently in house at the National Museum of Ancient Art in Lisbon. 57 great landscape paintings by masters of the 17th century are featured in one show. “Rubens, Brueghel, Lorrain: Nordic Landscapes of the Prado Museum” is the first...

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Justino Alves – Bloco 103, through 28 December

Justino Alves – Bloco 103, through 28 December

By | November 12, 2013 at 9:29 am | No comments

Bloco 103 Contemporary Art in Lisbon features an exhibition of new works by one of Portugal’s most established and respected artists, Justino Alves. A contemporary painter with modernist influences, Justino Alves’ unique approach to shapes, forms and spaces has earned him...

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Works on Paper by González Bravo – Galeria São Mamede in Lisbon

Works on Paper by González Bravo – Galeria São Mamede in Lisbon

By | October 16, 2013 at 9:41 am | No comments

Galeria São Mamede opens the autumn art season with an exhibition of new works by contemporary artist Justo González Bravo. Born in Badajoz in 1944, but living in Portugal since 1970, González Bravo has become a significant figure in the Iberian art scene. The public is...

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Looking at Trees – Photography of José Reis at Galeria aAr|74, Lisbon

Looking at Trees – Photography of José Reis at Galeria aAr|74, Lisbon

By | October 8, 2013 at 8:23 pm | No comments

José (Joe) Reis is an American photographer born in Portugal. He returns to his homeland 17 October to open a new exhibition of works featuring his perspective on trees at the Galeria aAr|74 in Lisbon. The show, “Looking at Trees,” includes 25 black and white photographs,...

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Miguel Navas – through 2 November at Bloco 103, Lisbon

Miguel Navas – through 2 November at Bloco 103, Lisbon

By | September 27, 2013 at 4:08 pm | No comments

Local artist Miguel Navas, an architect by training, explores the philosophy of landscape and spaces that consume his thoughts, in a new exhibition at Bloco 103 Contemporary Art in Lisbon.  The title of the show “I’ve Never Been to Egypt, Switzerland Also Not,” is a play...

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