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What’s on.. in Lisboa – X de Charrua at CAM

António Charrua (1925 — 2008) is represented in most public collections for a reason. His work can be roughly divided into two groups: the human figure and the spaces it inhabits.     Now CAM (Centro de Arte Moderna) is bringing us a collection that depicts his evolution throughout the years, clearly showing his evolution… Read more »

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What’s on… in Museu Nacional de Arte Antiga – Josefa de Óbidos

The Museu Nacional de Arte Antiga (MNAA) has, since May, a exhibition on of one of the most important portuguese artists of the 17th century. Born in Seville in 1630, she moved to Portugal at the age of 4, settling in Obidos where her father, Baltazar, continued his artistic career, painting still lives in the Sevillian bodegón manner,… Read more »

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Currently on at São Mamede Lisbon – Alexandre Manuel

Alexandre Manuel, born in France in 1979 and living in Portugal, with a Phd in visual semiotics, specialized in Editorial Images in France didn’t discover photography until his trip to brazil in 2000.     His love for photography kept growing and he has since fully dedicated his life to his passion, having won several… Read more »

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Currently on at São Mamede Lisbon – Rui Tavares

Rui Tavares, Figueira da Foz, 1974 is an award winning artist living an working in Lisbon. His exhibition is opening this thursday, the 25th of June at São Mamede Lisbon with the title “Lugares: Proposições para um estudo em branco”, together with Alexandre Manuel’s photography exhibition.     Rui Tavares has a degree in painting… Read more »

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From our Files – Jorge Vieira at São Mamede

José Augusto França calls him the most important portuguese sculpture of the 50’s and he is not alone in the admirations for who is definitely one of the best portuguese sculptures of all time. Jorge Vieira’s creatures are strange, but somehow, you can’t help to immediately fall in love with them. So while searching for… Read more »

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What’s on… in Paris – Amadeo de Souza-Cardoso at the Grand Palais 

  Amadeo de Souza-Cardoso is definitely one of Portugal’s biggest modern painters. And while that was no secret for any portuguese citizen – abroad he hasn’t gotten the recognition he deserves. That is – until now.     Amadeu de Souza-Cardoso lived in Paris from 1906 to 1914, and considering Paris great influence in his… Read more »