As a cultural capital, Lisbon has a huge variety of music, art, film, dance and more — and some of it you can’t find in any other city. Read about it here.
Festival IMINENTE: Breathing Life into Panorâmico de Monsanto
October 1, 2018
Festival Iminente returned once more to Lisbon in one of the most unusual venues in the city, with some of the best art, music, and culture seen all summer.
Let’s Have a Word #3: Surma
September 26, 2018
Surma is a 23-year-old hailing from Leiria. Her debut album last year was shortlisted for best European independent album of the year. She has been touring non-stop ever since.
The Best Travel Guides to Lisbon
September 25, 2018
There are many travel guides for Lisbon, and each tends to suit a certain traveler. Luckily, we’ve had a look at the best to save you the legwork.
Nova Batida 2018: A Festival Divided
September 24, 2018
Nova Batida is an exciting new addition to Lisbon’s festival scene. However, despite its potential, there were a few obstacles at this festival’s debut.
Flowers are her best lovers: Q&A with Weronika Anna Rosa
September 19, 2018
Polish artist Weronika Anna Rosa came to Lisbon and fell in love at first sight. When she moved here for good, the city’s light and colors — and the country’s azulejos — would shape her paintings as well. Atlas sat down for a chat.
Amadeo de Souza Cardoso: The Slow-Burning Modernist
September 18, 2018
Amadeo Cardoso was a caricaturist, painter, and man-about-town in the Parisian art scene. He certainly has his place among the great Portuguese modernists.
MotelX: A Snapshot of Lisbon’s Favorite Film Festival
September 17, 2018
MotelX is arguably Portugal’s most beloved film festival, with thousands of devout followers showing up over the course of a week each September to binge on horror flicks. Atlas joined them, as always.