Showing posts with label Sculpture Exhibition. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Sculpture Exhibition. Show all posts

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Palácio do Raio

This unique example of baroque architecture is advised by all travel guides. There is apace available to show sculptures, installations or video projections, etc. There are several rooms available for artworks and a terrace.


Palácio do Raio


Manuel Pereira da Silva
Adamastor, 1995
Plaster in Aluminum Structure 
35cmx63cmx27cm 


Manuel Pereira da Silva
Man and Woman, 1978
Plaster in Aluminum Structure 
40cmx110cmx30cm


Manuel Pereira da Silva
Untitled, 1962
Plaster in Aluminum Structure 
34cmx130cmx28cm 

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

ART-MAP in Braga


Sculptures by Manuel Pereira da Silva exhibited in the entrance hall at the Palácio do Raio in Braga.


Monday, July 03, 2017

'International Art Exhibition', thinking the Baroque "Braga summer of 2017"

Four sculptures of Manuel Pereira da Silva were selected to participate in the 'International Art Exhibition', thinking the Baroque "Braga summer of 2017", which will run from July 21 to September 9, organized by ART-MAP and Braga Municipal Council.
The event will include such landmark places as the famous Palácio do Raio (Gallery of Misericórdia), Museum of the Image, Gallery of the Station, INATEL Building, Centésima Pàgina (creative bookstore), Library Lúcio Craveiro and a private gallery of Mestre Alberto Vieira. These authentic historic buildings, testimonies of original Portuguese baroque now welcome contemporary art.

This year the project received 311 proposals with about 820 artworks, about 65 artists were selected to for the exhibition or for interventions/conferences

Partner institutions:
INATEL of Braga
FLUP (Faculty of Letters of University of Porto)
23 Miles – a cultural transformation project of the municipality of Ílhavo
Braga Jazz School

Gallery of Mestre Alberto Vieira

Friday, March 25, 2011

Director of the Casa-Museu Teixeira Lopes


Video of the inaugural speech, by Dr. Delfim Sousa, in the sculpture exhibition "surroundings ..." of Manuel Pereira da Silva, which took place on March 12, 2011 (Saturday), 15.30, at the Casa-Museu Teixeira Lopes.