From Lisbon


Experimental poets in exhibit

The exhibition Verbicovisual is taking place at Galeria Zé dos Bois, in Lisbon, until April 17. It features a retrospective on the first generation of Portuguese experimental poets.

Camilo Pessanha Day at CCB

The Belém Cultural Centre (CCB, in the Portuguese acronym), in the Portuguese capital, Lisbon, will host a Camilo Pessanha Day, on March 5, as 2017 marks 150 years after the poet's birth.
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Golden Bear for Diogo Costa Amarante

Cidade Pequena (Small Town, in English), by Portuguese film director Diogo Costa Amarante, won the Golden Bear for Best Short Film, at the 67th Berlin International Film Festival, which was held during the last weekend.
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Translating Arabic to theatre

Mohamed El Khatib, in 2012, was, in Brussels, researching on how to translate his native language, Arabic, to a theatrical one, through interviews to his own mother, when she died, right before he finished the work.

A talk on Kafka

A literary talk on Frank Kafka, by academic Teresa Seruya, will be held today, Thursday, February 16, 7 pm, at Goethe Institut — Lisboa.

Gender and identity at Nimas

A cinema cycle titled Gender and Identity starts today, Wednesday, February 15, at Espaço Nimas, in Lisbon, with the screening of the film The Academy of the Muses, by Spanish film director José Luis Guérin.

International Art Film Festival in Lisbon screens Mio Pang Fei

The International Art Film Festival starts on February 16 and goes until February 19, at Galeria Zé dos Bois, in Bairro Alto, Lisbon. It features 18 films about art, including the documentary about the Chinese painter Mio Pang Fei, made in Macau, by Portuguese Pedro Cardeira.

A children’s illustration magazine for everyone

Triciclo is a biannual 24-page children illustration magazine, featuring quizzes, riddles and games for children aged more than six. Its founders, Ana Braga, Inês Machado and Tiago Guerreiro, say it's not only for children, but for all that like children's illustration.

MAAT open to internships

Lisbon's Museum of Art, Architecture and Technology (MAAT) is calling for applications to paid internships, Portuguese newspaper Público reported.

Stuart Dryburgh hosts workshop in Oporto

Oscar-nominated Stuart Dryburgh will host a workshop on cinematography, in Oporto, Portugal, between April 8 and 9. The workshop is designed for anyone serious about a career in the film business.