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to Sept 5 | VIDEO AND ART INSTALLATIONS | CAM in Motion: Latent Echoes Cycle | FREE

VARIOUS LOCATIONS Lisboa

From the Gublenkian, organizers of, among other things,  a weird, summer-long video cycle inside a shipping container in their garden (and elsewhere): "With the CAM building (aka Centro de Arte Moderna) remaining closed for renovations, we are continuing in our efforts to present art beyond the walls of the Foundation, extending it to the entire […]

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to Sept 5 | VIDEO EXHIBT | Vhils: Prisma | 6-9€

MAAT Av. Brasília, 1300-598 Lisboa, Portugal, Lisboa

Alexandre Farto, better known locally and internationally as Vhils, has been doing a lot of international work recently in places like Paris, Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Macao, Mexico City, LA, and even Cincinnati. em>Prisma at MAAT, however, is Farto's foray into the realm of video. In it, the artist presents "images of everyday life" in […]

€6 – €9

to Aug 22 | GROUP ART EXHIBIT | Europa Oxalá | 5€

Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian Av. de Berna 45 A, 1067-001 Lisboa, Portugal, Lisboa

Europa Oxalá at the Gulbenkian presents work by 21 artists with backgrounds in former colonies in Africa such as Angola, Congo, Benin, Guinea, Algeria, and Madagascar. The organizers add: "Born and raised in a post-colonial context, these are artists who became essential in European contemporary art, proposing a reflection on their inheritance, their memory, and […]

€5

to Sept 4 | ARCHITECTURE EXHIBIT | The Young New | 6€

CCB Garagem Sul Praça do Império, 1449-003 Lisboa, Portugal, Lisboa

Here's what curator André Tavares says about the new architecture exhibit at CCB: "Architects imagine things that don’t exist. This exhibition shows the paths of this invention, needed new ideas, and, also, the will of a new generation to build better. It presents five architecture studios — rar.studio, fala, Diogo Aguiar Studio, Ponto Atelier, Barão-Hutter […]

€6

to Aug 28 | ART EXHIBIT | PEOPLE LANDSCAPES: NARRATIVES OF THE MNAC COLLECTION (1855-1920) | 4,50€

MNAC — Museu Nacional de Arte Contemporânea do Chiado R. Serpa Pinto 4, 1200-444 Lisboa, Portugal, Lisboa

Here's what MNAC curator Maria Aires Silveira says about this centuries-spanning exhibit there: "The PEOPLE LANDSCAPES: NARRATIVES OF THE MNAC COLLECTION (1855-1920) exhibition deals with the aesthetics of the landscape, in dialogue with the presence and human intervention in nature. The young students of the Academies of Fine Arts, in the 1850s, took nature and […]

€4,50

to Sept 4 | MULTIMEDIA EXHIBIT | Sound It: Rádio Antecâmara | 6€

CCB Garagem Sul Praça do Império, 1449-003 Lisboa, Portugal, Lisboa

Hertzian waves, digital circuits, dialogues between artists, designers, poets and landscape architects, and interludes made of sounds and music are what, according to the organizers, make up the Sound It: Rádio Antecâmara exhibit at the CCB's Garagem Sul. Here's what curators Alessia Allegri and Pedro Campos Costa add: "Around the performative and inhabited space of […]

€6

to Dec 31 | ART EXHIBIT | Bordalo at the Table | 3€

Museu Bordalo Pinheiro Campo Grande 382, 1700-097 Lisboa, Portugal, Lisboa

It's no secret that Portuguese legend Rafael Bordalo Pinheiro was kind of a foodie. Here's what the organizers of this gluttonous exhibit at the museum that holds his name add: "His multifaceted work mirrors his taste for sitting at the table to enjoy fine gastronomy. But it also provides a record of diet, cookery, eating […]

€3

to Dec 31 | MULTIMEDIA EXHIBIT | LisbonQuake | 14,50-31€

Museu Nacional dos Coches Av. da Índia 136, 1300-300 Lisboa, Portugal, Lisboa

As many of you know, 1755 was a rough year for Lisbon. LisbonQuake is a new multisensory, multidisciplinary (art, science, history, architecture, and everything in between) exhibit that hit town in April, and here's what its organizers say: "In Lisbon's long history, there is - unsurprisingly - one moment in particular that fascinates, intrigues and […]

€31

to Aug 29 | GROUP ART EXHIBIT | Antoine de Galbert: Traverser la nuit | 6-9€

Lisbon

Here's what organizers MAAT say about Traverser la nuit (aka "Crossing the night"): "On the occasion of the Portugal-France Season 2022, MAAT is presenting a broad overview of Antoine de Galbert’s personal collection in Portugal for the first time. ...Arranged in a way that represents the passage from dawn to dusk, from blindness and disorientation […]

to Jan 1 | POSTHUMOUS ART EXHIBIT | Julião Sarmento: Abstracto, Branco, Tóxico e Volátil | 5€

Museu Coleção Berardo Praça do Império, 1449-003 Lisboa, Portugal, Lisboa

From the organizers: "The exhibition Abstract, White, Toxic and Volatile, the title of a 1997 piece, is the first major exhibition to be held after Julião Sarmento's death, bringing together a very significant set of works that marked his career and whose selection resulted from close collaboration between the artist and the exhibition curator, Catherine […]

€5

to Dec 11 | HISTORICAL EXHIBIT | The Roaring Twenties in Lisbon | 3€

Museu De Lisboa - Palácio Pimenta Campo Grande 245, 1700-091 Lisboa, Portugal, Lisboa

A century after the last big pandemic and world war, the Pimenta Palace branch of Museu de Lisboa presents 'Os Loucos Anos 20 em Lisboa.' Here's what they say about it: "It was a time of transformations of customs and mentalities, a time of cosmopolitanism and modernity, of social and individual affirmation. True to its […]

€3

to Jan 8 | HISTORICAL SCULPTURE EXHIBIT | Machado de Castro in Lisbon: The Laboratory of Sculpture | 3€

Museu De Lisboa - Palácio Pimenta Campo Grande 245, 1700-091 Lisboa, Portugal, Lisboa

Here's what organizers the Museu de Lisboa's Pimenta Palace say about this exhibit honoring the man behind some of Lisbon's most iconic pieces of both art and history, some two centuries after his death: "It is impossible to dissociate the figure of Joaquim Machado de Castro from the equestrian statue of King José which still […]

€3

to Sept 25 | HISTORICAL ART EXHIBIT | CROSSING GAMES: Journeys between East and West | 5€

Museu Nacional de Arte Antiga R. das Janelas Verdes, 1249-017 Lisboa, Portugal, Lisboa

The hosts of Jogos Cruzados: Viagens entre Oriente e Ocidente at the MNAA say this: "Based on one of the world's largest private collections of board games, this exhibition will address the migration and exchange of games between East and West. It will focus on this type of Asian production for the European market, carried […]

€5

to Jan 15 | ART EXHIBIT | Artists on stage at the Roman Theatre | 3€

Museu de Lisboa - Teatro Romano A, Rua de São Mamede 3 A, 1100-532 Lisboa, Portugal, Lisboa

From the organizers: "Celebrating the human heritage in its surroundings, The Lisbon Museum's Roman Theatre brings together the works by 36 artists in its temporary exhibition, the outcome of a collaborative process with a community of artists who relate and cooperate next to this monument - the oldest stage in Portugal. This is a territory […]

€3

OPEN-AIR CINEMA | Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas | 12€

Selina Beco Carrasco 2, Lisbon

Long before Johnny Depp and his attorneys were battling Amber Heard in the Fairfax County, Virginia courts, he was battling bats somewhere in Barstow, California as Raoul Duke (with his attorney Dr. Gonzo) in Terry Gilliam's 1998 not-so-cult classic Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas. And this Friday night, you get a chance to relive […]

€12

LATE-NIGHT DJs| Chida x Tiago x Dexter x Zé Pedro Moura x Sauvage | TBD

LuxFrágil Av. Infante D. Henrique a Sta Apolónia Cais da Pedra, Armazém A, 1950-376 Lisboa, Portugal, Lisboa

Here's what weirdos and late-night hotspot Lux Frágil say about this Friday night: "Without a defined description, Chida's sets seem to be based on a House interpretation with room for expansion, not digging into time as much as he favors more current production. Chida is a disseminator, one of those vehicles which are always indispensable […]

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