Category Archives: Museums

December 30

17 Reasons to visit Lisbon in 2017

Lisbon’s popularity as a travel destination has been rising every year. Lisbon’s fame is not in vain. The city is flourishing as never seen before. Now its seven hills became its seven vibrant stages for fun, food and folks. Conde Nast Traveler placed Lisbon as one of the 17 destinations to visit in 2017, among […]

October 23

New urban Art work in Lisbon – André Saraiva

André Saraiva reveals his new urban art work in Lisbon

October 05

Exhibition – THE WORLD OF CHARLES AND RAY EAMES

The grand opening of MAAT museum has as its first exhibition the big Design’s names Charles and Ray Eames.

September 30

MAAT opening 5th-9th

From 5th to 9th October the MAAT finally opens

July 04

New Art space in Lisbon

The last day of June, marked the first day of a new Art space in Lisbon. On the 30th was opening of the new exhibition of the new museum in Lisbon, that keeps the promises to gather the best in contemporary art, architecture and technology, the MAAT, Museum of Art, Architecture and Technology. MAAT’s aim is to […]

March 05

Museu Nacional do Azulejo

Azulejos are an integral part of Portuguese daily life. The traditional glazed tiles are celebrated here through collections ranging from Hispano-Arabic trends and the 18th century Delft school to modern applications. Part of the Gulbenkian Foundation, the museum is housed in the former Madre de Deus convent. It also features a Baroque church that pays tribute to this […]

February 22

Fundação Ricardo Espírito Santo Silva

Banker and art collector Ricardo do Espírito Santo bought the Palácio Azurara, restored it as an 18th century aristocratic home and decorated it with items from his private collection. In 1953, he created a Foundation at the Portuguese School of Decorative Arts and the Arts and Crafts Institute. Rare goldsmith works, furniture and carpets are on display and the […]