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.

5/5: 5 artists, 5 project rooms: students, artists and curatorship

The project ‘5/5: 5 artists, 5 project rooms places together the students’ final projects for the Curatorship Lab’s first edition, inline with the international MA and PhD frameworks in Cultural Studies, under the signature of The Lisbon Consortium programme. The project will exhibit Portuguese artists such as Miguel Palma, Luísa Jacinto, Teresa Braula Reis, João… Read More

Grant recipients. Congratulations!

This year’s winners of the Millennium BCP Foundation Scholarship and EDP Foundation International Grant were announced on September 30 at the Opening Session of the Lisbon Consortium academic year. The Millennium BCP Foundation Grant was awarded by Fátima Dias, representative of the Millennium BCP Foundation at the Curators Council of the Lisbon Consortium The Millennium… 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