José Carlos Teixeira at Lisbon Consortium

Last thursday, November 9, José Carlos Teixeira met the Lisbon Consortium students for an informal meeting. The visual artist, who also teaches at University of Wisconsin-Madison, talked about his background and the current exhibition at MAAT, “On Exhile”, tackling subjects like migration, displacement and identity.

Roundtable 5/5

TOMORROW, March 7, it will take place the Roundtable in the context of 5 Artists/5 Project Rooms, with Lourenço Egreja (Carpe Diem Arte & Pesquisa); Gregor Taul (The Lisbon Consortium); Chloé Nicolas (La Box), Delfim Sardo (Culturgest e Laboratório de Curadoria), Susana Gomes da Silva e Rita Fabiana (Museus Gulbenkian); Cláudia Camacho (Antiframe).  

Arjun Appadurai at Católica

Tomorrow, Professor Arjun Appadurai will be at Universidade Católica, in the context of the 25th aniversary of the Refundation of the School of Human Sciences, and will present the lecture  “Failure, Design and the Globalization of Risk” The entrance is free but you have to register here: goo.gl/PELYZz Arjun Appadurai is the Goddard Professor in Media,… Read More

Bill Fontana at the Lisbon Consortium

  Photo: Stuart Davidson The sound artist Bill Fontana is the special guest of the Lisbon Consortium opening session, due to take place on September 30,  at 18h, Centro Cultural de Belém (Sala Almada Negreiros) Bill Fontana (born USA 1947) is an American composer and artist who developed an international reputation for his pioneering experiments in sound. Since… Read More