Summer School “Cultivamos Cultura 2018”- São Luis – From 2rd of July | 6th of July

This year’s umbrella theme is Evolution. The intersection of Art, Biology and the Environment offer unique opportunities to visual artists. This innovative summer course, which is already on its fourth edition, will allow non-specialists to acquire theoretical and practical skills in biological and environmental sciences in connection to the visual arts. The Summer School explores…

Residency by Ana Correa – From 1th of June| 11nd of June 2018

“if. IF WE WANT TO UNDERSTAND MOVEMENT WE MUST TRY TO GRASP STILLNESS   And she said: “I had this vision: everything around was dark, I was standing in one leg and I could not move. I kept my balance there frozen. God’s voice says to me ‘Come on! Move’ But I could not, I…

Residency by Carla Rebelo – From 27th of May| 1st of June 2018

“Metamorfose” é um projeto escultórico que parte da ideia da capacidade de adaptação das espécies face a novos meios ambientes operada a partir da sua capacidade de transformação no sentido da evolução e sobrevivência dessa mesma espécie. Ao transformar-se, terá este “corpo” a capacidade de manter uma memória da sua anterior “identidade”. E que tipo…

Residency by Eileen Ryan – From 1th of March| 26th of May 2018

PROJECT DESCRIPTION “CONNECTIONS” I would like to create an installation that investigates what draws us to make connections with particular people and places through a research study designed to uncover the patterns and traits that fuel meaningful connections. After a collection of measurements are taken, I will observe patterns from the data and transform my…

Spring School – March 12-16th 2018

Spring School not open for public enrolment, activity exclusively dedicated for students of the University of Massachusetts Lowell Campus. ARTS.2230 Contemporary Art and Life Sciences Workshop in São Luís Portugal Course Description This is an interdisciplinary course that combines art and science. The intersection of Art, Biology and the Environment offer unique opportunities to visual artists….