Início » Temporary exhibitions

Exhibition of paintings by Moulay Youssef Elkahfaï – The Return. Le Retour

One of the leading names in Moroccan contemporary painting, Moulay Youssef Elkahfaï was born in Marrakesh, where he lives and works. He graduated from the School of Fine Arts of Tetouan and currently organises and runs an Engraving and Silkscreen workshop in Marrakesh at the École Supérieure des Arts Visuels. Ler mais Exhibition of paintings by Moulay Youssef Elkahfaï – The Return. Le Retour

Exhibition ‘The signs of everyday life – gestures, marks and symbols in the Al-Ândalus’

The exhibition ‘The signs of everyday life – gestures, marks and symbols in the Al-Ândalus’, developed by the Mértola Archaeological Site, with the collaboration of the Mértola Museum, will be on display at the Arraiolos Carpet Interpretation Centre, in Arraiolos, from 11 March to 22 May 2022. Ler mais Exhibition ‘The signs of everyday life – gestures, marks and symbols in the Al-Ândalus’

‘Sustentar’ Exhibition, Ci.CLO Platform – Mértola Castle Exhibition Gallery

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

‘Consequências na Matéria’ (‘Consequences in Matter’) exhibition by Sofia Beça

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

Exhibition: ‘Warriors and Martyrs – Christianity and Islam in the formation of Portugal’

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’

Temporary exhibition – “’Metal Arts in al-Andalus’” – National Archaeological Museum (Madrid)

“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)

Mértola Museum . Câmara Municipal de Mértola © 2021. All rights reserved