Last but not least!

The New Art Fest ’17 has been a success, and we are happy with the outcome. Agency and a diversified exhibition, the beginning of a local and global cognitive and elective cultural network, wonderful seminars, well-focused workshops, derivative strolls around the unknown Lisbon, and great performances. Still to come, tomorrow, November 30, at the Museu Nacional…

O Campo da Consciência

Uma homenagem a Alfred Gell. Foi na realidade este precocemente desaparecido antropólogo que me levou a confiar sem hesitar numa artista que acabara de conhecer depois de uma troca de emails. Quer no pensamento fora da caixa que aportou ao primeiro painel que a Web Summit dedicou à cultura artística contemporânea, quer no êxito da colaboração entre…

OPEN LAB || MILL & STRESS.FM

The New Art Fest ’17 26 Novembro (14h – 17h) Antigo Picadeiro do Colégio dos Nobres Museu Nacional de HIstória Natural, Rua da Escola Politécnica, Lisboa Reservas no Eventbrite Um espaço de experimentação público. Um espaço que abre a discussão e reflexão em torno de ideias sobre música em rede e fabricação digital, entre software…

Decameron: a smartphone experiment

IoP The most difficult thing is to have a fresh new idea. When one gets it, then one can evolve it to perfection. Decameron’s smartphone concert @ the opening of The New Art Fest ’17 was announced by the festival’s curator (me) in Portuguese. Then Emanuel Pimenta took the lead of this little jump into…

Shhpuma @ The New Art Fest

  A fabulous playlist from Shhpuma for The New Art Fest ’17, by Travassos ARTISTS Harmonies Raphael Vanoli Humcrush Coclea Roji OZO Oba Loba Nick Millevoi Nick Millevo Almost a Song Filipe Felizardo Timepsine Quest Parque Eduardo Raon Black Bombaim + Peter Brotzmann Pão Put your headphones now! Shhpuma is a record label based in…

Concerto com smartphones

  Um pequeno improviso na inauguração! Chama-se DECAMERON e é um concerto de smartphones, ativados pelos próprios convidados da inauguração do The New Art Fest ‘17, dirigido pelo seu autor, Emanuel Pimenta. VEJA COMO! Como participar no concerto DECAMERON, dia 10 de Novembro, 2017, 19:00, no New Art Fest Cada pessoa coloca no seu telemóvel…

openFrameworks w/ Nuno Correia

The New Art Fest ’17 Workshop Nuno Correia Generative Audiovisuals with openFrameworks 25 November, 11a.m – 7 p.m @ FBAUL – Faculdade de Belas Artes de Lisboa Description: The workshop will focus on audiovisual composition with openFrameworks and C++ (http://openframeworks.cc/download/). It is intended to participants with basic knowledge of programming. The objective will be to…

Art in society

Left Hand Rotation Alfama is Marching, 2017 A documentary of Left Hand Rotation for the project ALFAMA É MARCHA. Months before the beginning of the Popular Saints begin the trials of the popular march in Alfama neighbors of all the generations submerge in the preparations. A sense of belonging permeates every alley in a neighborhood…

Björk and the ninth album

  “When I DJ, I’ll be crying over the most beautiful Bollywood vocals in the universe, and then I’ll play the most brutal, banging techno set for half an hour straight,” says Björk. “I’ve always had this taste. I like things that are pretty, and I like things that are very brutal.” (…) For Björk,…