On 30 July, the ‘Sustentar’ Exhibition opened at the Mértola Castle Exhibition Gallery and at the Casa das Artes Mário Elias. This is a group exhibition by artists Elisa Azevedo, Evgenia Emets, Margarida Reis Pereira, Maria Oliveira, Nuno Barroso and Sam Mountford, curated by Krysztof Candrowicz, Pablo Berástegui and Virgílio Ferreira, organised and produced by Ci.CLO. Ler mais ‘Sustentar’ Exhibition, Ci.CLO Platform – Mértola Castle Exhibition Gallery
Sofia Beça, ceramic sculptor, is exhibiting her work in Mértola for the first time. Her work, although rooted in sculpture and ceramics, assumes itself as multiform and calls upon the visual arts in a comprehensive manner, breaking the boundaries of the discipline. Ler mais ‘Consequências na Matéria’ (‘Consequences in Matter’) exhibition by Sofia Beça
The temporary exhibition ‘Warriors and Martyrs – Christianity and Islam in the formation of Portugal’, curated by Santiago Macias and Joaquim Oliveira Caetano, opened on 19 November at the National Museum of Ancient Art in Lisbon. Ler mais Exhibition: ‘Warriors and Martyrs – Christianity and Islam in the formation of Portugal’
We have been facing times of uncertainty and feelings of impotence in the face of an enemy that we can’t see, don’t know and don’t know how to tackle or fight.
Ler mais Mértola Museum units with Cultural Heritage Clean&Safe Seal
“For almost eight hundred years, the Iberian Peninsula was home to the Muslim civilisation known as al-Andalus. We owe it important contributions to our cultural heritage, understood in its broadest sense (monumental, artistic, linguistic, scientific). Al-Andalus became the hub of creation and liaison between East and West, as well as an important transmitter of knowledge from the ancient world to the Middle Ages.
Ler mais Temporary exhibition – “’Metal Arts in al-Andalus’” – National Archaeological Museum (Madrid)
There is an immense sea of vibrant colour in Guilherme Parente’s paintings. Blue prevails, more intense in a stormy sky or more translucent in the peaceful waters of an island. Ler mais Temporary exhibition – “A porta do mar” – Guilherme Parente