Art Galleries Exhibitions

Some art galleries and exhibitions in Cascais and Lisbon with temporary as well as permanent collections.

CENTRO CULTURAL DE CASCAIS:

 

 

 

Av. Rei Humberto II de Itália, Cascais. Tel: +351-21-4848900. Open: Tues-Sun:10am-6pm. Closed Mon. Exhibitions throughout the year at the Cascais Cultural Centre.


ARPAD SZENES – VIEIRA DA SILVA FOUNDATION:

A collection of artwork by the artists Arpad Szenes and Vieira da Silva are exhibited here.

Praça das Amoreiras, 56. Lisboa. Tel: +351-21-3880044. Open Tues-Sun:  10am to 6pm. Closed Monday/holidays.  


CALOUSTE GULBENKIAN MUSEUM:

 

 

 

 

 

The Calouste Gulbenkian Museum shows a varied selection of artwork collected by Calouste Gulbenkian (1869-1955). From Ancient Egypt, Islamic art to parchments from Armenia. The European art comes from the Masters:  Turner, Monet, Rubens, Rembrandt, Renoir amongst others.   You can also view porcelain from China, as well as sculpture, furniture, rugs, manuscripts.



René Lalique has an exclusive small room dedicated to his jewellery and glass work.

 

The Museum is open from Wednesday to Monday: 10am to 6pm. Av da Berna, 45 A, Lisboa. Closed Tuesday. Tel: +351-21-7823000.  


CASINO ESTORIL ART GALLERY: 

 Open: 3pm – 3am.  Av. Dr. Stanley Ho, Estoril.  Free entrance.
The Casino Estoril Art Gallery has
exhibitions throughout the year.  This is one of the main art galleries with exhibitions in Estoril.

ART EXHIBITIONS:

 

 

 

Above left from a previous exhibition  ‘Festas da Cidade’ (Town Festivities) by Manuel Carvalho and right ‘Museu de Arte Naif do Estoril’ (Estoril Museum of Naif Art)  by Marisa Norniella

  • NEW EXHIBITION:  Paintings by RUI CARRUÇO entitled ‘Balance in Shapes’:  16th December 2023 to 15th January 2024.  







  • Light and shade, geometry, all comprise the beautiful paintings by Rui Carruço with some honouring the Masters Monet, Degas, etc.

  • Further information and new exhibitions at  https://casino-estoril.pt/pt/cultura/galeria-de-arte

PAINTING HOLIDAYS:

The Estoril Coast and Portugal have beautiful sceneries and good lighting. You can see monuments, rivers and sea to parks, historical castles and architectural places of interest. All to give you inspiration to paint.  A local company Paint in Portugal organises workshops for enthusiasts and those who would like a painting holiday along these shores.

For details please visit :  http://www.paint-in-portugal.com/