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Nov
22
Fri
to Dec14 | PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBIT | Lisbon On Film | Chiado | FREE
Nov 22 @ 10:00 – 19:00
to Dec14 | PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBIT | Lisbon On Film | Chiado | FREE @ Livraria Ferin | Lisboa | Lisboa | Portugal

There’s no doubt about it: Lisbon is a very photogenic city.
Which is why its ever-increasing selfie-taking population remains a mystery…

Lisbon Analogue Photography is self-described as “a group of photographers in love with analog photography who decided to create a collective in Lisbon.”

Here’s what they humbly say about their new exhibit at Livraria Ferin:
“We are very proud to invite you all to our next exhibition, ‘Lisbon on Film!’ This exhibition is a tribute to the city of Lisbon captured through analog cameras.”

The seven photographers on display are:
Diana Goulão Marques (Portugal).
Francesca Faulin (Italy).
Joaquim De Oliveira Gonçalves (Portugal).
Nuno Correia (Portugal).
Nuno Domingues (Portugal).
Solenne Brugiroux (Tahiti).
Wojtek Scibor (Poland).

HOURS: Mon-Fri, 10h-19h.
Show up until Dec 14.

FREE ENTRY.

to Nov 29 | HISTORICAL EXHIBIT | #ECOS: Exiles, counteract silences | Olaias | FREE
Nov 22 @ 10:00 – 17:00
to Nov 29 | HISTORICAL EXHIBIT | #ECOS: Exiles, counteract silences | Olaias | FREE @ ESCOLA ARTÍSTICA ANTÓNIO ARROIO | Lisboa | Lisboa | Portugal

Living in exile can be tough, as some of Atas’ own self-exiled staff know…
Throughout Portugal’s version of the Trump era — i.e. the Estado Novo dictatorship — countless locals decided to pack up and go rather than stand by and watch, or worse.

Here’s how the organizers of #ECOS – Exílios, contrariar silêncios (“#ECHOES – Exiles, counteract silences”) describe this historical and all-too-relevant exhibit:

“This was an important flow of people in the history of Portugal. Men and women fleeing repression, imprisonment, the Colonial War, and poverty have come a long way, including those in many European countries. They went into exile in France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Luxembourg, Sweden, Denmark, etc..

The exhibition addresses the memory and material traces of these paths, from the clandestine “border jump” to the objects that marked everyday life, and those that came in the return bag.

Millions of people continue to travel the path of exile in search of refuge, home, and shelter. The stories #Echoes account also bring us to the present and let us think about building belonging places in Europe today.”

Show up daily, 10h-17h, until November 29th.

FREE ENTRY.

to Nov 29 | ART EXHIBIT | FACES Project by Elvira Carrasco | Santos | FREE
Nov 22 @ 14:00 – 19:00
to Nov 29 | ART EXHIBIT | FACES Project by Elvira Carrasco | Santos | FREE @ carrasco.art | Lisboa | Lisboa | Portugal

Elvira Carrasco is a 29-year-old artist and art historian originally from Spain. Her work has been exhibited all over the world, from New York to Tel Aviv.

Elvira has a thing for faces. Particularly, her own. She likes to put body paint on it, and then photograph it, thereby creating unique and diverse self-portraits.

Carrasco.art — a semi-new local art gallery opened by Pedro Carrasco, on a street that shares both his and Elvira’s name (chance or design?) — hosts Elvira’s solo show “FACES,” and adds this:

“She creates her own ritual, like our distant ancestors used to do, like some tribes still do. She works alone. Far from everyone. Distant from humankind. She prepares herself and she meditates. She is afraid. But at this precise moment, the energy comes and floods her body. Then the work flows with no more hesitations or doubts…

Elvira discovered her own way to communicate with others – using her own face as a canvas is her purpose.”

Check out Elvira’s work face to face until November 29th.

FREE ENTRY.

to Nov 26 | ACTIVIST PHOTO EXHIBIT | Through Our Eyes | Campo Mártires da Pátria | FREE
Nov 22 @ 15:00 – 19:30
to Nov 26 | ACTIVIST PHOTO EXHIBIT | Through Our Eyes | Campo Mártires da Pátria | FREE @ Galeria Monumental | Lisboa | Lisboa | Portugal

“No border should be more worthy of protection than a human life.”

That’s just one of the many mottos of HuBB – Humans Before Borders, a non-profit organization dedicated to the fight against the inhumane and illegal treatment of migrants and refugees.

This week, in honor of World Children’s Day, HuBB and Galeria Monumental present a photo exhibit by some youngsters who are probably not doing as well as you.

Here’s what they say about it:
“Since August 2019 there has been an enormous raise of migrants and refugees arrivals on Greek Islands (mainly Lesvos, Chios, and Samos).
Consequently, living conditions in the camps are getting worse every day, with increase in the tensions among the population.

The photography project “Through Our Eyes” shows the daily lives of asylum seekers living in the ‘hotspot’ camp on Samos Island, Greece, through their own eyes. Behind the camera, instead of reporters or journalists, we find teenage boys and girls who have been living in this camp for months.

The young photographers are students at the Mazi youth center, run by the NGO Still I Rise. Founded in June 2018 by Nicolò Govoni, Giulia Cicoli and Sarah Ruzek, Mazì provides informal education and psychosocial support for children aged 12 to 17 living in the camp.

The photos show us the daily reality and the emotional struggles of children trapped at the edge of Europe, at the mercy of geopolitical wranglings that take no account of their need to survive, to learn, to flourish, and grow.

During the week of the exhibition, Galeria Monumental will host talks, performances, and gatherings around this topic. We will be raising funds to support Still I Rise and their education program for children.”

FREE ENTRY (but, again, donations are welcome… for the kids).

to Dec 14 | PHOTOGRAPHY FESTIVAL | PARALLEL Review Lisboa 2019 | Alvalade | FREE
Nov 22 @ 19:30 – 20:30
to Dec 14 | PHOTOGRAPHY FESTIVAL | PARALLEL Review Lisboa 2019 | Alvalade | FREE @ PARALLEL Review | Lisboa | Lisboa | Portugal

PARALLEL – a self-described “European Photo Based Platform” — presents its second cycle of the PARALLEL Review.
Six random days of events.
Seven ongoing photography exhibitions.
With seven new curators.
And sixteen new artists.
Guided tours, talks, workshops, meet-and-greets, and more.

With FREE ENTRY to all the parallel activities.

Here are some deets:

-Open Classes:
15 NOV – 19.30
Open Class: Work Presentation (EN session)
Roisin White & Lexie Davis
Atelier de Lisboa: Rua João Saraiva 28A – 2º.

29 NOV – 19.30
Open Class: Work Presentation (PT session)
Fábio Cunha & Bruno Humberto
PARALLEL Review: Rua do Centro Cultural 11

-Talks (speakers to be announced):
22 NOV – 15.00-
Photography: from School to the Art System.

22 NOV – 17.00-
Ways of Exhibiting: Photography and Curatorial Practices.

23 NOV – 15.00-
Forms, Practices, and Uses of the Image in the 21st Century.

23 NOV – 17.00-
Dissemination Methods: Exhibiting Circuits and Photography.

More deets, including artists on display, here.

FREE ENTRY.

Nov
23
Sat
to Nov 29 | HISTORICAL EXHIBIT | #ECOS: Exiles, counteract silences | Olaias | FREE
Nov 23 @ 10:00 – 17:00
to Nov 29 | HISTORICAL EXHIBIT | #ECOS: Exiles, counteract silences | Olaias | FREE @ ESCOLA ARTÍSTICA ANTÓNIO ARROIO | Lisboa | Lisboa | Portugal

Living in exile can be tough, as some of Atas’ own self-exiled staff know…
Throughout Portugal’s version of the Trump era — i.e. the Estado Novo dictatorship — countless locals decided to pack up and go rather than stand by and watch, or worse.

Here’s how the organizers of #ECOS – Exílios, contrariar silêncios (“#ECHOES – Exiles, counteract silences”) describe this historical and all-too-relevant exhibit:

“This was an important flow of people in the history of Portugal. Men and women fleeing repression, imprisonment, the Colonial War, and poverty have come a long way, including those in many European countries. They went into exile in France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Luxembourg, Sweden, Denmark, etc..

The exhibition addresses the memory and material traces of these paths, from the clandestine “border jump” to the objects that marked everyday life, and those that came in the return bag.

Millions of people continue to travel the path of exile in search of refuge, home, and shelter. The stories #Echoes account also bring us to the present and let us think about building belonging places in Europe today.”

Show up daily, 10h-17h, until November 29th.

FREE ENTRY.

to Nov 26 | ACTIVIST PHOTO EXHIBIT | Through Our Eyes | Campo Mártires da Pátria | FREE
Nov 23 @ 15:00 – 19:30
to Nov 26 | ACTIVIST PHOTO EXHIBIT | Through Our Eyes | Campo Mártires da Pátria | FREE @ Galeria Monumental | Lisboa | Lisboa | Portugal

“No border should be more worthy of protection than a human life.”

That’s just one of the many mottos of HuBB – Humans Before Borders, a non-profit organization dedicated to the fight against the inhumane and illegal treatment of migrants and refugees.

This week, in honor of World Children’s Day, HuBB and Galeria Monumental present a photo exhibit by some youngsters who are probably not doing as well as you.

Here’s what they say about it:
“Since August 2019 there has been an enormous raise of migrants and refugees arrivals on Greek Islands (mainly Lesvos, Chios, and Samos).
Consequently, living conditions in the camps are getting worse every day, with increase in the tensions among the population.

The photography project “Through Our Eyes” shows the daily lives of asylum seekers living in the ‘hotspot’ camp on Samos Island, Greece, through their own eyes. Behind the camera, instead of reporters or journalists, we find teenage boys and girls who have been living in this camp for months.

The young photographers are students at the Mazi youth center, run by the NGO Still I Rise. Founded in June 2018 by Nicolò Govoni, Giulia Cicoli and Sarah Ruzek, Mazì provides informal education and psychosocial support for children aged 12 to 17 living in the camp.

The photos show us the daily reality and the emotional struggles of children trapped at the edge of Europe, at the mercy of geopolitical wranglings that take no account of their need to survive, to learn, to flourish, and grow.

During the week of the exhibition, Galeria Monumental will host talks, performances, and gatherings around this topic. We will be raising funds to support Still I Rise and their education program for children.”

FREE ENTRY (but, again, donations are welcome… for the kids).

to Dec 14 | PHOTOGRAPHY FESTIVAL | PARALLEL Review Lisboa 2019 | Alvalade | FREE
Nov 23 @ 19:30 – 20:30
to Dec 14 | PHOTOGRAPHY FESTIVAL | PARALLEL Review Lisboa 2019 | Alvalade | FREE @ PARALLEL Review | Lisboa | Lisboa | Portugal

PARALLEL – a self-described “European Photo Based Platform” — presents its second cycle of the PARALLEL Review.
Six random days of events.
Seven ongoing photography exhibitions.
With seven new curators.
And sixteen new artists.
Guided tours, talks, workshops, meet-and-greets, and more.

With FREE ENTRY to all the parallel activities.

Here are some deets:

-Open Classes:
15 NOV – 19.30
Open Class: Work Presentation (EN session)
Roisin White & Lexie Davis
Atelier de Lisboa: Rua João Saraiva 28A – 2º.

29 NOV – 19.30
Open Class: Work Presentation (PT session)
Fábio Cunha & Bruno Humberto
PARALLEL Review: Rua do Centro Cultural 11

-Talks (speakers to be announced):
22 NOV – 15.00-
Photography: from School to the Art System.

22 NOV – 17.00-
Ways of Exhibiting: Photography and Curatorial Practices.

23 NOV – 15.00-
Forms, Practices, and Uses of the Image in the 21st Century.

23 NOV – 17.00-
Dissemination Methods: Exhibiting Circuits and Photography.

More deets, including artists on display, here.

FREE ENTRY.

Nov
24
Sun
to Nov 29 | HISTORICAL EXHIBIT | #ECOS: Exiles, counteract silences | Olaias | FREE
Nov 24 @ 10:00 – 17:00
to Nov 29 | HISTORICAL EXHIBIT | #ECOS: Exiles, counteract silences | Olaias | FREE @ ESCOLA ARTÍSTICA ANTÓNIO ARROIO | Lisboa | Lisboa | Portugal

Living in exile can be tough, as some of Atas’ own self-exiled staff know…
Throughout Portugal’s version of the Trump era — i.e. the Estado Novo dictatorship — countless locals decided to pack up and go rather than stand by and watch, or worse.

Here’s how the organizers of #ECOS – Exílios, contrariar silêncios (“#ECHOES – Exiles, counteract silences”) describe this historical and all-too-relevant exhibit:

“This was an important flow of people in the history of Portugal. Men and women fleeing repression, imprisonment, the Colonial War, and poverty have come a long way, including those in many European countries. They went into exile in France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Luxembourg, Sweden, Denmark, etc..

The exhibition addresses the memory and material traces of these paths, from the clandestine “border jump” to the objects that marked everyday life, and those that came in the return bag.

Millions of people continue to travel the path of exile in search of refuge, home, and shelter. The stories #Echoes account also bring us to the present and let us think about building belonging places in Europe today.”

Show up daily, 10h-17h, until November 29th.

FREE ENTRY.

Nov
25
Mon
to Dec14 | PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBIT | Lisbon On Film | Chiado | FREE
Nov 25 @ 10:00 – 19:00
to Dec14 | PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBIT | Lisbon On Film | Chiado | FREE @ Livraria Ferin | Lisboa | Lisboa | Portugal

There’s no doubt about it: Lisbon is a very photogenic city.
Which is why its ever-increasing selfie-taking population remains a mystery…

Lisbon Analogue Photography is self-described as “a group of photographers in love with analog photography who decided to create a collective in Lisbon.”

Here’s what they humbly say about their new exhibit at Livraria Ferin:
“We are very proud to invite you all to our next exhibition, ‘Lisbon on Film!’ This exhibition is a tribute to the city of Lisbon captured through analog cameras.”

The seven photographers on display are:
Diana Goulão Marques (Portugal).
Francesca Faulin (Italy).
Joaquim De Oliveira Gonçalves (Portugal).
Nuno Correia (Portugal).
Nuno Domingues (Portugal).
Solenne Brugiroux (Tahiti).
Wojtek Scibor (Poland).

HOURS: Mon-Fri, 10h-19h.
Show up until Dec 14.

FREE ENTRY.

to Nov 29 | HISTORICAL EXHIBIT | #ECOS: Exiles, counteract silences | Olaias | FREE
Nov 25 @ 10:00 – 17:00
to Nov 29 | HISTORICAL EXHIBIT | #ECOS: Exiles, counteract silences | Olaias | FREE @ ESCOLA ARTÍSTICA ANTÓNIO ARROIO | Lisboa | Lisboa | Portugal

Living in exile can be tough, as some of Atas’ own self-exiled staff know…
Throughout Portugal’s version of the Trump era — i.e. the Estado Novo dictatorship — countless locals decided to pack up and go rather than stand by and watch, or worse.

Here’s how the organizers of #ECOS – Exílios, contrariar silêncios (“#ECHOES – Exiles, counteract silences”) describe this historical and all-too-relevant exhibit:

“This was an important flow of people in the history of Portugal. Men and women fleeing repression, imprisonment, the Colonial War, and poverty have come a long way, including those in many European countries. They went into exile in France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Luxembourg, Sweden, Denmark, etc..

The exhibition addresses the memory and material traces of these paths, from the clandestine “border jump” to the objects that marked everyday life, and those that came in the return bag.

Millions of people continue to travel the path of exile in search of refuge, home, and shelter. The stories #Echoes account also bring us to the present and let us think about building belonging places in Europe today.”

Show up daily, 10h-17h, until November 29th.

FREE ENTRY.

to Nov 29 | ART EXHIBIT | FACES Project by Elvira Carrasco | Santos | FREE
Nov 25 @ 14:00 – 19:00
to Nov 29 | ART EXHIBIT | FACES Project by Elvira Carrasco | Santos | FREE @ carrasco.art | Lisboa | Lisboa | Portugal

Elvira Carrasco is a 29-year-old artist and art historian originally from Spain. Her work has been exhibited all over the world, from New York to Tel Aviv.

Elvira has a thing for faces. Particularly, her own. She likes to put body paint on it, and then photograph it, thereby creating unique and diverse self-portraits.

Carrasco.art — a semi-new local art gallery opened by Pedro Carrasco, on a street that shares both his and Elvira’s name (chance or design?) — hosts Elvira’s solo show “FACES,” and adds this:

“She creates her own ritual, like our distant ancestors used to do, like some tribes still do. She works alone. Far from everyone. Distant from humankind. She prepares herself and she meditates. She is afraid. But at this precise moment, the energy comes and floods her body. Then the work flows with no more hesitations or doubts…

Elvira discovered her own way to communicate with others – using her own face as a canvas is her purpose.”

Check out Elvira’s work face to face until November 29th.

FREE ENTRY.

Nov
26
Tue
to Dec14 | PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBIT | Lisbon On Film | Chiado | FREE
Nov 26 @ 10:00 – 19:00
to Dec14 | PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBIT | Lisbon On Film | Chiado | FREE @ Livraria Ferin | Lisboa | Lisboa | Portugal

There’s no doubt about it: Lisbon is a very photogenic city.
Which is why its ever-increasing selfie-taking population remains a mystery…

Lisbon Analogue Photography is self-described as “a group of photographers in love with analog photography who decided to create a collective in Lisbon.”

Here’s what they humbly say about their new exhibit at Livraria Ferin:
“We are very proud to invite you all to our next exhibition, ‘Lisbon on Film!’ This exhibition is a tribute to the city of Lisbon captured through analog cameras.”

The seven photographers on display are:
Diana Goulão Marques (Portugal).
Francesca Faulin (Italy).
Joaquim De Oliveira Gonçalves (Portugal).
Nuno Correia (Portugal).
Nuno Domingues (Portugal).
Solenne Brugiroux (Tahiti).
Wojtek Scibor (Poland).

HOURS: Mon-Fri, 10h-19h.
Show up until Dec 14.

FREE ENTRY.

to Nov 29 | HISTORICAL EXHIBIT | #ECOS: Exiles, counteract silences | Olaias | FREE
Nov 26 @ 10:00 – 17:00
to Nov 29 | HISTORICAL EXHIBIT | #ECOS: Exiles, counteract silences | Olaias | FREE @ ESCOLA ARTÍSTICA ANTÓNIO ARROIO | Lisboa | Lisboa | Portugal

Living in exile can be tough, as some of Atas’ own self-exiled staff know…
Throughout Portugal’s version of the Trump era — i.e. the Estado Novo dictatorship — countless locals decided to pack up and go rather than stand by and watch, or worse.

Here’s how the organizers of #ECOS – Exílios, contrariar silêncios (“#ECHOES – Exiles, counteract silences”) describe this historical and all-too-relevant exhibit:

“This was an important flow of people in the history of Portugal. Men and women fleeing repression, imprisonment, the Colonial War, and poverty have come a long way, including those in many European countries. They went into exile in France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Luxembourg, Sweden, Denmark, etc..

The exhibition addresses the memory and material traces of these paths, from the clandestine “border jump” to the objects that marked everyday life, and those that came in the return bag.

Millions of people continue to travel the path of exile in search of refuge, home, and shelter. The stories #Echoes account also bring us to the present and let us think about building belonging places in Europe today.”

Show up daily, 10h-17h, until November 29th.

FREE ENTRY.

to Nov 29 | ART EXHIBIT | FACES Project by Elvira Carrasco | Santos | FREE
Nov 26 @ 14:00 – 19:00
to Nov 29 | ART EXHIBIT | FACES Project by Elvira Carrasco | Santos | FREE @ carrasco.art | Lisboa | Lisboa | Portugal

Elvira Carrasco is a 29-year-old artist and art historian originally from Spain. Her work has been exhibited all over the world, from New York to Tel Aviv.

Elvira has a thing for faces. Particularly, her own. She likes to put body paint on it, and then photograph it, thereby creating unique and diverse self-portraits.

Carrasco.art — a semi-new local art gallery opened by Pedro Carrasco, on a street that shares both his and Elvira’s name (chance or design?) — hosts Elvira’s solo show “FACES,” and adds this:

“She creates her own ritual, like our distant ancestors used to do, like some tribes still do. She works alone. Far from everyone. Distant from humankind. She prepares herself and she meditates. She is afraid. But at this precise moment, the energy comes and floods her body. Then the work flows with no more hesitations or doubts…

Elvira discovered her own way to communicate with others – using her own face as a canvas is her purpose.”

Check out Elvira’s work face to face until November 29th.

FREE ENTRY.

to Nov 26 | ACTIVIST PHOTO EXHIBIT | Through Our Eyes | Campo Mártires da Pátria | FREE
Nov 26 @ 15:00 – 19:30
to Nov 26 | ACTIVIST PHOTO EXHIBIT | Through Our Eyes | Campo Mártires da Pátria | FREE @ Galeria Monumental | Lisboa | Lisboa | Portugal

“No border should be more worthy of protection than a human life.”

That’s just one of the many mottos of HuBB – Humans Before Borders, a non-profit organization dedicated to the fight against the inhumane and illegal treatment of migrants and refugees.

This week, in honor of World Children’s Day, HuBB and Galeria Monumental present a photo exhibit by some youngsters who are probably not doing as well as you.

Here’s what they say about it:
“Since August 2019 there has been an enormous raise of migrants and refugees arrivals on Greek Islands (mainly Lesvos, Chios, and Samos).
Consequently, living conditions in the camps are getting worse every day, with increase in the tensions among the population.

The photography project “Through Our Eyes” shows the daily lives of asylum seekers living in the ‘hotspot’ camp on Samos Island, Greece, through their own eyes. Behind the camera, instead of reporters or journalists, we find teenage boys and girls who have been living in this camp for months.

The young photographers are students at the Mazi youth center, run by the NGO Still I Rise. Founded in June 2018 by Nicolò Govoni, Giulia Cicoli and Sarah Ruzek, Mazì provides informal education and psychosocial support for children aged 12 to 17 living in the camp.

The photos show us the daily reality and the emotional struggles of children trapped at the edge of Europe, at the mercy of geopolitical wranglings that take no account of their need to survive, to learn, to flourish, and grow.

During the week of the exhibition, Galeria Monumental will host talks, performances, and gatherings around this topic. We will be raising funds to support Still I Rise and their education program for children.”

FREE ENTRY (but, again, donations are welcome… for the kids).

Nov
27
Wed
to Dec14 | PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBIT | Lisbon On Film | Chiado | FREE
Nov 27 @ 10:00 – 19:00
to Dec14 | PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBIT | Lisbon On Film | Chiado | FREE @ Livraria Ferin | Lisboa | Lisboa | Portugal

There’s no doubt about it: Lisbon is a very photogenic city.
Which is why its ever-increasing selfie-taking population remains a mystery…

Lisbon Analogue Photography is self-described as “a group of photographers in love with analog photography who decided to create a collective in Lisbon.”

Here’s what they humbly say about their new exhibit at Livraria Ferin:
“We are very proud to invite you all to our next exhibition, ‘Lisbon on Film!’ This exhibition is a tribute to the city of Lisbon captured through analog cameras.”

The seven photographers on display are:
Diana Goulão Marques (Portugal).
Francesca Faulin (Italy).
Joaquim De Oliveira Gonçalves (Portugal).
Nuno Correia (Portugal).
Nuno Domingues (Portugal).
Solenne Brugiroux (Tahiti).
Wojtek Scibor (Poland).

HOURS: Mon-Fri, 10h-19h.
Show up until Dec 14.

FREE ENTRY.

to Nov 29 | HISTORICAL EXHIBIT | #ECOS: Exiles, counteract silences | Olaias | FREE
Nov 27 @ 10:00 – 17:00
to Nov 29 | HISTORICAL EXHIBIT | #ECOS: Exiles, counteract silences | Olaias | FREE @ ESCOLA ARTÍSTICA ANTÓNIO ARROIO | Lisboa | Lisboa | Portugal

Living in exile can be tough, as some of Atas’ own self-exiled staff know…
Throughout Portugal’s version of the Trump era — i.e. the Estado Novo dictatorship — countless locals decided to pack up and go rather than stand by and watch, or worse.

Here’s how the organizers of #ECOS – Exílios, contrariar silêncios (“#ECHOES – Exiles, counteract silences”) describe this historical and all-too-relevant exhibit:

“This was an important flow of people in the history of Portugal. Men and women fleeing repression, imprisonment, the Colonial War, and poverty have come a long way, including those in many European countries. They went into exile in France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Luxembourg, Sweden, Denmark, etc..

The exhibition addresses the memory and material traces of these paths, from the clandestine “border jump” to the objects that marked everyday life, and those that came in the return bag.

Millions of people continue to travel the path of exile in search of refuge, home, and shelter. The stories #Echoes account also bring us to the present and let us think about building belonging places in Europe today.”

Show up daily, 10h-17h, until November 29th.

FREE ENTRY.

to Dec 23 | ART EXHIBIT | Mara Castilho: The Empty of My Soul | Chiado | FREE
Nov 27 @ 11:00 – 19:00
to Dec 23 | ART EXHIBIT |  Mara Castilho: The Empty of My Soul | Chiado | FREE @ Ocupart | Lisboa | Lisboa | Portugal

Mara Castilho is a multi-talented multimedia artist who spends her days between London, Lisbon, and Rio de Janeiro.

Here’s what some art critics have said about her work: “… Castilho’s art puts us on the path of complete destruction and suspends us in time – it offers pure pleasure without real death.” Lapiz Art Magazine (SPAIN).

“Mara Castilho’s Installation ‘Absence II’ has the power, simplicity, and beauty that bring artists such as Bill Viola to mind… ” New York Arts Magazine (USA).

And here’s what Occupart, the latest gallery to have its walls lined with Mara’s stuff, say: “In her solo show O Vazio da Minha Alma (The empty of my soul), Mara exposes painted and embroidered photographs. Emptiness and loss haunt these works. Between black, white, and gold, Castilho exhibits images that navigate between beauty and the ugly, pain and love, emptiness and ruin, life and death.”

Refreshingly uplifting, no?
Come see how Mara fills the void.

INAUGURATION:
Wed, Nov 27, 18h30-21h30.

GALLERY HOURS:
Mon-Fri, 11h-19h.

Show up through Dec 23.

FREE ENTRY.

to Nov 29 | ART EXHIBIT | FACES Project by Elvira Carrasco | Santos | FREE
Nov 27 @ 14:00 – 19:00
to Nov 29 | ART EXHIBIT | FACES Project by Elvira Carrasco | Santos | FREE @ carrasco.art | Lisboa | Lisboa | Portugal

Elvira Carrasco is a 29-year-old artist and art historian originally from Spain. Her work has been exhibited all over the world, from New York to Tel Aviv.

Elvira has a thing for faces. Particularly, her own. She likes to put body paint on it, and then photograph it, thereby creating unique and diverse self-portraits.

Carrasco.art — a semi-new local art gallery opened by Pedro Carrasco, on a street that shares both his and Elvira’s name (chance or design?) — hosts Elvira’s solo show “FACES,” and adds this:

“She creates her own ritual, like our distant ancestors used to do, like some tribes still do. She works alone. Far from everyone. Distant from humankind. She prepares herself and she meditates. She is afraid. But at this precise moment, the energy comes and floods her body. Then the work flows with no more hesitations or doubts…

Elvira discovered her own way to communicate with others – using her own face as a canvas is her purpose.”

Check out Elvira’s work face to face until November 29th.

FREE ENTRY.

Nov
28
Thu
to Dec14 | PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBIT | Lisbon On Film | Chiado | FREE
Nov 28 @ 10:00 – 19:00
to Dec14 | PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBIT | Lisbon On Film | Chiado | FREE @ Livraria Ferin | Lisboa | Lisboa | Portugal

There’s no doubt about it: Lisbon is a very photogenic city.
Which is why its ever-increasing selfie-taking population remains a mystery…

Lisbon Analogue Photography is self-described as “a group of photographers in love with analog photography who decided to create a collective in Lisbon.”

Here’s what they humbly say about their new exhibit at Livraria Ferin:
“We are very proud to invite you all to our next exhibition, ‘Lisbon on Film!’ This exhibition is a tribute to the city of Lisbon captured through analog cameras.”

The seven photographers on display are:
Diana Goulão Marques (Portugal).
Francesca Faulin (Italy).
Joaquim De Oliveira Gonçalves (Portugal).
Nuno Correia (Portugal).
Nuno Domingues (Portugal).
Solenne Brugiroux (Tahiti).
Wojtek Scibor (Poland).

HOURS: Mon-Fri, 10h-19h.
Show up until Dec 14.

FREE ENTRY.

to Nov 29 | HISTORICAL EXHIBIT | #ECOS: Exiles, counteract silences | Olaias | FREE
Nov 28 @ 10:00 – 17:00
to Nov 29 | HISTORICAL EXHIBIT | #ECOS: Exiles, counteract silences | Olaias | FREE @ ESCOLA ARTÍSTICA ANTÓNIO ARROIO | Lisboa | Lisboa | Portugal

Living in exile can be tough, as some of Atas’ own self-exiled staff know…
Throughout Portugal’s version of the Trump era — i.e. the Estado Novo dictatorship — countless locals decided to pack up and go rather than stand by and watch, or worse.

Here’s how the organizers of #ECOS – Exílios, contrariar silêncios (“#ECHOES – Exiles, counteract silences”) describe this historical and all-too-relevant exhibit:

“This was an important flow of people in the history of Portugal. Men and women fleeing repression, imprisonment, the Colonial War, and poverty have come a long way, including those in many European countries. They went into exile in France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Luxembourg, Sweden, Denmark, etc..

The exhibition addresses the memory and material traces of these paths, from the clandestine “border jump” to the objects that marked everyday life, and those that came in the return bag.

Millions of people continue to travel the path of exile in search of refuge, home, and shelter. The stories #Echoes account also bring us to the present and let us think about building belonging places in Europe today.”

Show up daily, 10h-17h, until November 29th.

FREE ENTRY.

to Dec 23 | ART EXHIBIT | Mara Castilho: The Empty of My Soul | Chiado | FREE
Nov 28 @ 11:00 – 19:00
to Dec 23 | ART EXHIBIT |  Mara Castilho: The Empty of My Soul | Chiado | FREE @ Ocupart | Lisboa | Lisboa | Portugal

Mara Castilho is a multi-talented multimedia artist who spends her days between London, Lisbon, and Rio de Janeiro.

Here’s what some art critics have said about her work: “… Castilho’s art puts us on the path of complete destruction and suspends us in time – it offers pure pleasure without real death.” Lapiz Art Magazine (SPAIN).

“Mara Castilho’s Installation ‘Absence II’ has the power, simplicity, and beauty that bring artists such as Bill Viola to mind… ” New York Arts Magazine (USA).

And here’s what Occupart, the latest gallery to have its walls lined with Mara’s stuff, say: “In her solo show O Vazio da Minha Alma (The empty of my soul), Mara exposes painted and embroidered photographs. Emptiness and loss haunt these works. Between black, white, and gold, Castilho exhibits images that navigate between beauty and the ugly, pain and love, emptiness and ruin, life and death.”

Refreshingly uplifting, no?
Come see how Mara fills the void.

INAUGURATION:
Wed, Nov 27, 18h30-21h30.

GALLERY HOURS:
Mon-Fri, 11h-19h.

Show up through Dec 23.

FREE ENTRY.

to Nov 29 | ART EXHIBIT | FACES Project by Elvira Carrasco | Santos | FREE
Nov 28 @ 14:00 – 19:00
to Nov 29 | ART EXHIBIT | FACES Project by Elvira Carrasco | Santos | FREE @ carrasco.art | Lisboa | Lisboa | Portugal

Elvira Carrasco is a 29-year-old artist and art historian originally from Spain. Her work has been exhibited all over the world, from New York to Tel Aviv.

Elvira has a thing for faces. Particularly, her own. She likes to put body paint on it, and then photograph it, thereby creating unique and diverse self-portraits.

Carrasco.art — a semi-new local art gallery opened by Pedro Carrasco, on a street that shares both his and Elvira’s name (chance or design?) — hosts Elvira’s solo show “FACES,” and adds this:

“She creates her own ritual, like our distant ancestors used to do, like some tribes still do. She works alone. Far from everyone. Distant from humankind. She prepares herself and she meditates. She is afraid. But at this precise moment, the energy comes and floods her body. Then the work flows with no more hesitations or doubts…

Elvira discovered her own way to communicate with others – using her own face as a canvas is her purpose.”

Check out Elvira’s work face to face until November 29th.

FREE ENTRY.

Nov
29
Fri
to Dec14 | PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBIT | Lisbon On Film | Chiado | FREE
Nov 29 @ 10:00 – 19:00
to Dec14 | PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBIT | Lisbon On Film | Chiado | FREE @ Livraria Ferin | Lisboa | Lisboa | Portugal

There’s no doubt about it: Lisbon is a very photogenic city.
Which is why its ever-increasing selfie-taking population remains a mystery…

Lisbon Analogue Photography is self-described as “a group of photographers in love with analog photography who decided to create a collective in Lisbon.”

Here’s what they humbly say about their new exhibit at Livraria Ferin:
“We are very proud to invite you all to our next exhibition, ‘Lisbon on Film!’ This exhibition is a tribute to the city of Lisbon captured through analog cameras.”

The seven photographers on display are:
Diana Goulão Marques (Portugal).
Francesca Faulin (Italy).
Joaquim De Oliveira Gonçalves (Portugal).
Nuno Correia (Portugal).
Nuno Domingues (Portugal).
Solenne Brugiroux (Tahiti).
Wojtek Scibor (Poland).

HOURS: Mon-Fri, 10h-19h.
Show up until Dec 14.

FREE ENTRY.

to Nov 29 | HISTORICAL EXHIBIT | #ECOS: Exiles, counteract silences | Olaias | FREE
Nov 29 @ 10:00 – 17:00
to Nov 29 | HISTORICAL EXHIBIT | #ECOS: Exiles, counteract silences | Olaias | FREE @ ESCOLA ARTÍSTICA ANTÓNIO ARROIO | Lisboa | Lisboa | Portugal

Living in exile can be tough, as some of Atas’ own self-exiled staff know…
Throughout Portugal’s version of the Trump era — i.e. the Estado Novo dictatorship — countless locals decided to pack up and go rather than stand by and watch, or worse.

Here’s how the organizers of #ECOS – Exílios, contrariar silêncios (“#ECHOES – Exiles, counteract silences”) describe this historical and all-too-relevant exhibit:

“This was an important flow of people in the history of Portugal. Men and women fleeing repression, imprisonment, the Colonial War, and poverty have come a long way, including those in many European countries. They went into exile in France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Luxembourg, Sweden, Denmark, etc..

The exhibition addresses the memory and material traces of these paths, from the clandestine “border jump” to the objects that marked everyday life, and those that came in the return bag.

Millions of people continue to travel the path of exile in search of refuge, home, and shelter. The stories #Echoes account also bring us to the present and let us think about building belonging places in Europe today.”

Show up daily, 10h-17h, until November 29th.

FREE ENTRY.

to Dec 23 | ART EXHIBIT | Mara Castilho: The Empty of My Soul | Chiado | FREE
Nov 29 @ 11:00 – 19:00
to Dec 23 | ART EXHIBIT |  Mara Castilho: The Empty of My Soul | Chiado | FREE @ Ocupart | Lisboa | Lisboa | Portugal

Mara Castilho is a multi-talented multimedia artist who spends her days between London, Lisbon, and Rio de Janeiro.

Here’s what some art critics have said about her work: “… Castilho’s art puts us on the path of complete destruction and suspends us in time – it offers pure pleasure without real death.” Lapiz Art Magazine (SPAIN).

“Mara Castilho’s Installation ‘Absence II’ has the power, simplicity, and beauty that bring artists such as Bill Viola to mind… ” New York Arts Magazine (USA).

And here’s what Occupart, the latest gallery to have its walls lined with Mara’s stuff, say: “In her solo show O Vazio da Minha Alma (The empty of my soul), Mara exposes painted and embroidered photographs. Emptiness and loss haunt these works. Between black, white, and gold, Castilho exhibits images that navigate between beauty and the ugly, pain and love, emptiness and ruin, life and death.”

Refreshingly uplifting, no?
Come see how Mara fills the void.

INAUGURATION:
Wed, Nov 27, 18h30-21h30.

GALLERY HOURS:
Mon-Fri, 11h-19h.

Show up through Dec 23.

FREE ENTRY.

to Nov 29 | ART EXHIBIT | FACES Project by Elvira Carrasco | Santos | FREE
Nov 29 @ 14:00 – 19:00
to Nov 29 | ART EXHIBIT | FACES Project by Elvira Carrasco | Santos | FREE @ carrasco.art | Lisboa | Lisboa | Portugal

Elvira Carrasco is a 29-year-old artist and art historian originally from Spain. Her work has been exhibited all over the world, from New York to Tel Aviv.

Elvira has a thing for faces. Particularly, her own. She likes to put body paint on it, and then photograph it, thereby creating unique and diverse self-portraits.

Carrasco.art — a semi-new local art gallery opened by Pedro Carrasco, on a street that shares both his and Elvira’s name (chance or design?) — hosts Elvira’s solo show “FACES,” and adds this:

“She creates her own ritual, like our distant ancestors used to do, like some tribes still do. She works alone. Far from everyone. Distant from humankind. She prepares herself and she meditates. She is afraid. But at this precise moment, the energy comes and floods her body. Then the work flows with no more hesitations or doubts…

Elvira discovered her own way to communicate with others – using her own face as a canvas is her purpose.”

Check out Elvira’s work face to face until November 29th.

FREE ENTRY.

to Dec 14 | PHOTOGRAPHY FESTIVAL | PARALLEL Review Lisboa 2019 | Alvalade | FREE
Nov 29 @ 19:30 – 20:30
to Dec 14 | PHOTOGRAPHY FESTIVAL | PARALLEL Review Lisboa 2019 | Alvalade | FREE @ PARALLEL Review | Lisboa | Lisboa | Portugal

PARALLEL – a self-described “European Photo Based Platform” — presents its second cycle of the PARALLEL Review.
Six random days of events.
Seven ongoing photography exhibitions.
With seven new curators.
And sixteen new artists.
Guided tours, talks, workshops, meet-and-greets, and more.

With FREE ENTRY to all the parallel activities.

Here are some deets:

-Open Classes:
15 NOV – 19.30
Open Class: Work Presentation (EN session)
Roisin White & Lexie Davis
Atelier de Lisboa: Rua João Saraiva 28A – 2º.

29 NOV – 19.30
Open Class: Work Presentation (PT session)
Fábio Cunha & Bruno Humberto
PARALLEL Review: Rua do Centro Cultural 11

-Talks (speakers to be announced):
22 NOV – 15.00-
Photography: from School to the Art System.

22 NOV – 17.00-
Ways of Exhibiting: Photography and Curatorial Practices.

23 NOV – 15.00-
Forms, Practices, and Uses of the Image in the 21st Century.

23 NOV – 17.00-
Dissemination Methods: Exhibiting Circuits and Photography.

More deets, including artists on display, here.

FREE ENTRY.

Dec
2
Mon
to Dec14 | PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBIT | Lisbon On Film | Chiado | FREE
Dec 2 @ 10:00 – 19:00
to Dec14 | PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBIT | Lisbon On Film | Chiado | FREE @ Livraria Ferin | Lisboa | Lisboa | Portugal

There’s no doubt about it: Lisbon is a very photogenic city.
Which is why its ever-increasing selfie-taking population remains a mystery…

Lisbon Analogue Photography is self-described as “a group of photographers in love with analog photography who decided to create a collective in Lisbon.”

Here’s what they humbly say about their new exhibit at Livraria Ferin:
“We are very proud to invite you all to our next exhibition, ‘Lisbon on Film!’ This exhibition is a tribute to the city of Lisbon captured through analog cameras.”

The seven photographers on display are:
Diana Goulão Marques (Portugal).
Francesca Faulin (Italy).
Joaquim De Oliveira Gonçalves (Portugal).
Nuno Correia (Portugal).
Nuno Domingues (Portugal).
Solenne Brugiroux (Tahiti).
Wojtek Scibor (Poland).

HOURS: Mon-Fri, 10h-19h.
Show up until Dec 14.

FREE ENTRY.

to Dec 23 | ART EXHIBIT | Mara Castilho: The Empty of My Soul | Chiado | FREE
Dec 2 @ 11:00 – 19:00
to Dec 23 | ART EXHIBIT |  Mara Castilho: The Empty of My Soul | Chiado | FREE @ Ocupart | Lisboa | Lisboa | Portugal

Mara Castilho is a multi-talented multimedia artist who spends her days between London, Lisbon, and Rio de Janeiro.

Here’s what some art critics have said about her work: “… Castilho’s art puts us on the path of complete destruction and suspends us in time – it offers pure pleasure without real death.” Lapiz Art Magazine (SPAIN).

“Mara Castilho’s Installation ‘Absence II’ has the power, simplicity, and beauty that bring artists such as Bill Viola to mind… ” New York Arts Magazine (USA).

And here’s what Occupart, the latest gallery to have its walls lined with Mara’s stuff, say: “In her solo show O Vazio da Minha Alma (The empty of my soul), Mara exposes painted and embroidered photographs. Emptiness and loss haunt these works. Between black, white, and gold, Castilho exhibits images that navigate between beauty and the ugly, pain and love, emptiness and ruin, life and death.”

Refreshingly uplifting, no?
Come see how Mara fills the void.

INAUGURATION:
Wed, Nov 27, 18h30-21h30.

GALLERY HOURS:
Mon-Fri, 11h-19h.

Show up through Dec 23.

FREE ENTRY.

Dec
3
Tue
to Dec14 | PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBIT | Lisbon On Film | Chiado | FREE
Dec 3 @ 10:00 – 19:00
to Dec14 | PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBIT | Lisbon On Film | Chiado | FREE @ Livraria Ferin | Lisboa | Lisboa | Portugal

There’s no doubt about it: Lisbon is a very photogenic city.
Which is why its ever-increasing selfie-taking population remains a mystery…

Lisbon Analogue Photography is self-described as “a group of photographers in love with analog photography who decided to create a collective in Lisbon.”

Here’s what they humbly say about their new exhibit at Livraria Ferin:
“We are very proud to invite you all to our next exhibition, ‘Lisbon on Film!’ This exhibition is a tribute to the city of Lisbon captured through analog cameras.”

The seven photographers on display are:
Diana Goulão Marques (Portugal).
Francesca Faulin (Italy).
Joaquim De Oliveira Gonçalves (Portugal).
Nuno Correia (Portugal).
Nuno Domingues (Portugal).
Solenne Brugiroux (Tahiti).
Wojtek Scibor (Poland).

HOURS: Mon-Fri, 10h-19h.
Show up until Dec 14.

FREE ENTRY.

to Dec 23 | ART EXHIBIT | Mara Castilho: The Empty of My Soul | Chiado | FREE
Dec 3 @ 11:00 – 19:00
to Dec 23 | ART EXHIBIT |  Mara Castilho: The Empty of My Soul | Chiado | FREE @ Ocupart | Lisboa | Lisboa | Portugal

Mara Castilho is a multi-talented multimedia artist who spends her days between London, Lisbon, and Rio de Janeiro.

Here’s what some art critics have said about her work: “… Castilho’s art puts us on the path of complete destruction and suspends us in time – it offers pure pleasure without real death.” Lapiz Art Magazine (SPAIN).

“Mara Castilho’s Installation ‘Absence II’ has the power, simplicity, and beauty that bring artists such as Bill Viola to mind… ” New York Arts Magazine (USA).

And here’s what Occupart, the latest gallery to have its walls lined with Mara’s stuff, say: “In her solo show O Vazio da Minha Alma (The empty of my soul), Mara exposes painted and embroidered photographs. Emptiness and loss haunt these works. Between black, white, and gold, Castilho exhibits images that navigate between beauty and the ugly, pain and love, emptiness and ruin, life and death.”

Refreshingly uplifting, no?
Come see how Mara fills the void.

INAUGURATION:
Wed, Nov 27, 18h30-21h30.

GALLERY HOURS:
Mon-Fri, 11h-19h.

Show up through Dec 23.

FREE ENTRY.

Dec
4
Wed
to Dec14 | PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBIT | Lisbon On Film | Chiado | FREE
Dec 4 @ 10:00 – 19:00
to Dec14 | PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBIT | Lisbon On Film | Chiado | FREE @ Livraria Ferin | Lisboa | Lisboa | Portugal

There’s no doubt about it: Lisbon is a very photogenic city.
Which is why its ever-increasing selfie-taking population remains a mystery…

Lisbon Analogue Photography is self-described as “a group of photographers in love with analog photography who decided to create a collective in Lisbon.”

Here’s what they humbly say about their new exhibit at Livraria Ferin:
“We are very proud to invite you all to our next exhibition, ‘Lisbon on Film!’ This exhibition is a tribute to the city of Lisbon captured through analog cameras.”

The seven photographers on display are:
Diana Goulão Marques (Portugal).
Francesca Faulin (Italy).
Joaquim De Oliveira Gonçalves (Portugal).
Nuno Correia (Portugal).
Nuno Domingues (Portugal).
Solenne Brugiroux (Tahiti).
Wojtek Scibor (Poland).

HOURS: Mon-Fri, 10h-19h.
Show up until Dec 14.

FREE ENTRY.

to Dec 23 | ART EXHIBIT | Mara Castilho: The Empty of My Soul | Chiado | FREE
Dec 4 @ 11:00 – 19:00
to Dec 23 | ART EXHIBIT |  Mara Castilho: The Empty of My Soul | Chiado | FREE @ Ocupart | Lisboa | Lisboa | Portugal

Mara Castilho is a multi-talented multimedia artist who spends her days between London, Lisbon, and Rio de Janeiro.

Here’s what some art critics have said about her work: “… Castilho’s art puts us on the path of complete destruction and suspends us in time – it offers pure pleasure without real death.” Lapiz Art Magazine (SPAIN).

“Mara Castilho’s Installation ‘Absence II’ has the power, simplicity, and beauty that bring artists such as Bill Viola to mind… ” New York Arts Magazine (USA).

And here’s what Occupart, the latest gallery to have its walls lined with Mara’s stuff, say: “In her solo show O Vazio da Minha Alma (The empty of my soul), Mara exposes painted and embroidered photographs. Emptiness and loss haunt these works. Between black, white, and gold, Castilho exhibits images that navigate between beauty and the ugly, pain and love, emptiness and ruin, life and death.”

Refreshingly uplifting, no?
Come see how Mara fills the void.

INAUGURATION:
Wed, Nov 27, 18h30-21h30.

GALLERY HOURS:
Mon-Fri, 11h-19h.

Show up through Dec 23.

FREE ENTRY.

Dec
5
Thu
to Dec14 | PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBIT | Lisbon On Film | Chiado | FREE
Dec 5 @ 10:00 – 19:00
to Dec14 | PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBIT | Lisbon On Film | Chiado | FREE @ Livraria Ferin | Lisboa | Lisboa | Portugal

There’s no doubt about it: Lisbon is a very photogenic city.
Which is why its ever-increasing selfie-taking population remains a mystery…

Lisbon Analogue Photography is self-described as “a group of photographers in love with analog photography who decided to create a collective in Lisbon.”

Here’s what they humbly say about their new exhibit at Livraria Ferin:
“We are very proud to invite you all to our next exhibition, ‘Lisbon on Film!’ This exhibition is a tribute to the city of Lisbon captured through analog cameras.”

The seven photographers on display are:
Diana Goulão Marques (Portugal).
Francesca Faulin (Italy).
Joaquim De Oliveira Gonçalves (Portugal).
Nuno Correia (Portugal).
Nuno Domingues (Portugal).
Solenne Brugiroux (Tahiti).
Wojtek Scibor (Poland).

HOURS: Mon-Fri, 10h-19h.
Show up until Dec 14.

FREE ENTRY.

to Dec 23 | ART EXHIBIT | Mara Castilho: The Empty of My Soul | Chiado | FREE
Dec 5 @ 11:00 – 19:00
to Dec 23 | ART EXHIBIT |  Mara Castilho: The Empty of My Soul | Chiado | FREE @ Ocupart | Lisboa | Lisboa | Portugal

Mara Castilho is a multi-talented multimedia artist who spends her days between London, Lisbon, and Rio de Janeiro.

Here’s what some art critics have said about her work: “… Castilho’s art puts us on the path of complete destruction and suspends us in time – it offers pure pleasure without real death.” Lapiz Art Magazine (SPAIN).

“Mara Castilho’s Installation ‘Absence II’ has the power, simplicity, and beauty that bring artists such as Bill Viola to mind… ” New York Arts Magazine (USA).

And here’s what Occupart, the latest gallery to have its walls lined with Mara’s stuff, say: “In her solo show O Vazio da Minha Alma (The empty of my soul), Mara exposes painted and embroidered photographs. Emptiness and loss haunt these works. Between black, white, and gold, Castilho exhibits images that navigate between beauty and the ugly, pain and love, emptiness and ruin, life and death.”

Refreshingly uplifting, no?
Come see how Mara fills the void.

INAUGURATION:
Wed, Nov 27, 18h30-21h30.

GALLERY HOURS:
Mon-Fri, 11h-19h.

Show up through Dec 23.

FREE ENTRY.

Dec
6
Fri
to Dec14 | PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBIT | Lisbon On Film | Chiado | FREE
Dec 6 @ 10:00 – 19:00
to Dec14 | PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBIT | Lisbon On Film | Chiado | FREE @ Livraria Ferin | Lisboa | Lisboa | Portugal

There’s no doubt about it: Lisbon is a very photogenic city.
Which is why its ever-increasing selfie-taking population remains a mystery…

Lisbon Analogue Photography is self-described as “a group of photographers in love with analog photography who decided to create a collective in Lisbon.”

Here’s what they humbly say about their new exhibit at Livraria Ferin:
“We are very proud to invite you all to our next exhibition, ‘Lisbon on Film!’ This exhibition is a tribute to the city of Lisbon captured through analog cameras.”

The seven photographers on display are:
Diana Goulão Marques (Portugal).
Francesca Faulin (Italy).
Joaquim De Oliveira Gonçalves (Portugal).
Nuno Correia (Portugal).
Nuno Domingues (Portugal).
Solenne Brugiroux (Tahiti).
Wojtek Scibor (Poland).

HOURS: Mon-Fri, 10h-19h.
Show up until Dec 14.

FREE ENTRY.

to Dec 23 | ART EXHIBIT | Mara Castilho: The Empty of My Soul | Chiado | FREE
Dec 6 @ 11:00 – 19:00
to Dec 23 | ART EXHIBIT |  Mara Castilho: The Empty of My Soul | Chiado | FREE @ Ocupart | Lisboa | Lisboa | Portugal

Mara Castilho is a multi-talented multimedia artist who spends her days between London, Lisbon, and Rio de Janeiro.

Here’s what some art critics have said about her work: “… Castilho’s art puts us on the path of complete destruction and suspends us in time – it offers pure pleasure without real death.” Lapiz Art Magazine (SPAIN).

“Mara Castilho’s Installation ‘Absence II’ has the power, simplicity, and beauty that bring artists such as Bill Viola to mind… ” New York Arts Magazine (USA).

And here’s what Occupart, the latest gallery to have its walls lined with Mara’s stuff, say: “In her solo show O Vazio da Minha Alma (The empty of my soul), Mara exposes painted and embroidered photographs. Emptiness and loss haunt these works. Between black, white, and gold, Castilho exhibits images that navigate between beauty and the ugly, pain and love, emptiness and ruin, life and death.”

Refreshingly uplifting, no?
Come see how Mara fills the void.

INAUGURATION:
Wed, Nov 27, 18h30-21h30.

GALLERY HOURS:
Mon-Fri, 11h-19h.

Show up through Dec 23.

FREE ENTRY.

Dec
7
Sat
Monthly | FLEA MARKET | Art & Flea at Anjos70 | Anjos | FREE
Dec 7 @ 11:00 – 19:00
Monthly | FLEA MARKET | Art & Flea at Anjos70 | Anjos | FREE @ Anjos70 | Lisboa | Lisboa | Portugal

Come get your inner hipster on at Lisbon’s self-described “most alternative” market, the first weekend of every month, brought to you by Anjos70. Art, crafts, vintage clothes sold by modern people, funky teas and healthy substances, army fatigues, photography, printing workshops, a bar with non-hipster-priced booze, coffee and snacks, and much more. It sure beats the generic tile shops that Rua Augusta and Graça are littered with.
The market has been growing for six years now; it has over 100 stalls, plus a live DJ. The goods and the people are mostly authentically Portuguese, but with English being spoken evenly.
Ask any local and they will say they’ve been pleasantly surprised.

The market takes place on the first weekend of every month except August and January, when they have special programming. The entry is free, and if you’d like to set up a table, you can do so starting at around 10€: https://anjos70.org

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