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The winning works of the 21st Photographic Race of Portimão – Special Edition “Hope” can be seen from December 10th, at 6 pm, at the Portimão Museum, in an initiative integrated in the celebrations of the City Day. With “HOPE” as the central theme divided into 4 themes: 1-Finally here, 2-Saudades this moment, 3-I see colors, many colors and 4- Happiness is this, this initiative sought to maintain, as in the 2020 edition, the collection of photographic testimonies for future memory, representing the impact of Covid-19 on the forms and solutions found by different communities, in its re-encounter with the “hope” of a desirable return to post-pandemic normality. The exhibition will run until April 24, 2022.

1st EDITION REGIONAL ARCHITECTURE AWARD – Exhibition of candidate projects Patent from March 12 to April 16 | 10:00-18:00 (Tuesday to Saturday) Location: Lagos Cultural Center – Exhibition Hall 0 Org.: Algarve Regional Section of the Ordem dos Arquitetos Free entry The Regional Architecture Prize aims to promote and encourage architectural quality, dignifying the urban image and valuing and safeguarding the Algarve’s heritage. This annual award is intended to reward the architect(s) author(s) of work built in the Algarve, public or private, that stands out for its architectural and constructive quality. This exhibition includes all the panels of the projects that are candidates for the Prize.

Exhibition by Françoise Devroede and Raymond Parfait The artist Françoise Devroede is part of a new generation of artists dedicated to the creation of high heald tapestries, which perpetuate this art that made Flanders notable. Her tapestries are unique works. Classic in terms of materials and weaving, they are contemporary in their design. The artist Raymond Parfait has combined a lifelong career in the biomedical industry with painting and ceramics. Fascinated by the lights, colours, landscapes and traditional architecture of the Algarve, he immortalizes them in his watercolors, portraits and oil paintings. Organization: City Council Municipal Gallery Address: Av. da Liberdade // Opening hours: 09:30h > 13:00h | 2:00 pm > 5:30 pm Phone: 289 840 211 // E-mail: municipe@cm-sbras.pt Closed: Monday morning, Saturday afternoon and Sunday Source: https://www.cm-sbras.pt/pt/agenda/12267/exposicao-galeria-municipal-dois-artistas-duas-tecnicas”.aspx

WITH FEET IN THE CLOUDS, by António Alonso Patent from April 2 to May 21 (Tuesday to Saturday | 10:00-18:00) Location: Centro Cultural de Lagos – Exhibition halls 2 and 3 Free entry António Alonso was born in Angola in 1960. He lives and works in Barão de São João, in the municipality of Lagos. As a plastic artist, he works with recyclable materials in experimentation. The artist’s works that will be present in this exhibition assume a force made up of explosive colors in shapes and rhythms aesthetically resolved by the experiences of spaces that influence his artistic decision. In the period of confinement, silence remained stable and pandemic isolation created so many doubts and so many certainties that inevitably influenced his creative process. In a frenetic and permanent production, Alonso reported the whole to his micro space in a short space challenge, to design an exhibition for the Centro Cultural de Lagos. He travels with an almost obsessive idea of ​​finding objects and that is how his curricular universe results.

NOTES ON EMPATHY AND ALTERITY – COLLECTIVE EXHIBITION OF CONTEMPORARY ART Patent from April 2 to May 21 (Tuesday to Saturday | 10:00-18:00) Location: Lagos Cultural Center – Exhibition Hall 1 Free entry The pandemic context reinforced the need to consider the place of empathy, integrity and trust. This urgency, arising from individualism, disregard and dehumanization, is added to the confusion about what the word freedom means and to the growing difficulty in distinguishing between fact and opinion, between criticism and attack, or even between empathy and compassion. The identification of one subject with the other, feeling, desiring or learning like him, seeking to understand him through speculation or sensation and the most extraordinary and complex emotional competences. Because empathy is not compassion, sympathy or simply pity. It’s not exactly about being able to walk in someone else’s shoes, because this walk is not exempt from the prejudices and stereotypes we carry. Empathy can be seen as the understanding of the social self from a combination of outside-in and outside-out looks, without comparisons or projections resulting from personal experience. The exhibition aims to affirm an active path, where the interdisciplinarity and plurality of the selected works help to design a […]

KALARIPAYATTU WORKSHOP with @Aria Floria 10th April. 1st May Sunday: 10 – 12.30 AM ARCM, Recreative and Cultural Association of the musicians Here is a video of the practice: https://youtu.be/J7qOffpYiz0 YOGALGARVE e a ARCM have the pleasure to invite the teacher and performer Aria Floria to share with us her art, a indian martial art with a millennial origin, KALARIPAYATTU, in 2 dates during the next 2 months. An exploration of the energy of the warrior, to raise the strenght and the wild connection whithin. Kalaripayattu is consider to be the Mother of Martial Arts, born in the 3rd century BC in the South of India, Kerala. Nowadays is used as part of the training of theatre and dance artists, to overstep the limits of the mind and the body, to give strenght and elasticity to the physical structure and to focus the attention. Kalaripayattu explores animal energies and postures, jumps, kicks combined into choregraphic sequences. A deep work on the breathe and on the physical body in a dynamic meditation to allign the precision of the movement, the attention of the mind and the wisdom of the spirit. To transform the physical body through the opening of the nadis […]

The Castle Tower of Silves hosts, between April 12 and July 10, the photography exhibition “Time Lapses – In the Algarve, a Parar o Tempo”, by João António Fazenda. The exhibition portrays images of an Algarve, fleeting and changeable, real or dreamed but always beautiful, captured by the photographer, with his eyes, with his underlying imaginary, also marked by the passing of time. According to the author, an Algarve photographer, “to photograph is to make a cut in time; it is, in a way, to stop it, the instant the camera’s shutter is released. The resulting images are pieces of time that are retained in them.” The exhibition takes place as part of the commemorations of the International Day for Monuments and Sites. Enjoy the heritage and discover the magnificent images of João António Fazenda.

EASTER HOLIDAYS AT CENTRO CIÊNCIA VIVA DE TAVIRA | 6 to 12 years | 2:30 pm to 5:00 pm 04.12 | Easter Folar – Do you know how Easter Folar is made? Do you know the importance of each ingredient? Participate and come learn how to make your Folar with a lot of science in the mix. 04.13 | Colored Eggs – Discover how to turn a simple egg into a work of art, using natural dyes and spring leaves. 04.14 | Columbus Egg – Come build an ovoid and divide it into 9 equal parts and with all of them solve fun challenges that will culminate in the construction of figures that resemble some oviparous animals. 04.16 | Discovering the colors of vegetables – There are different types of pigments that give food color and are also beneficial for health. In this activity we will extract some pigments and discover how they can be used to color different materials. Hours: 2:30 pm to 5:00 pm Target audience: 6 to 12 years old Location: Living Science Center of Tavira Price: 5€ MANDATORY REGISTRATION. It is necessary to bring a snack. Information and registration: 281 326 231 | 924 452 528 […]

At the Cangalho restaurant, the fadist tradition is still what it used to be. Every Tuesday, starting at 9 pm, let the most representative music of the people of Portugal delight your ears and thrill your soul. Book your table now for fado nights!

Every Tuesday we will have the doors open to all musicians who want to get together to play those beautiful American songbook standards. The night then becomes attractive for an impromptu outing with friends where they can enjoy a glass of wine to the sound of good, very good music that is made here. follow the page | Club *Jazzimute* | on facebook & instagram https://www.facebook.com/clubjazzimute https://www.instagram.com/clubjazzimute/