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Rafael Malhado

"“Os dias lentíssimos...sem ninguém”"

“Os dias lentíssimos...sem ninguém”

After reading O Medo ( The Fear ) by Al Berto, urges the necessity of creating a body of work induced by the emotional universe of this poet.

This was the starting point of a symbolic character photographic project that, if in a first stage consisted in a non limited urban flânerie, quickly felt the necessity of territory notion to it’s full development. From this moment on starts a cycle of images taken in Sines, that was regarded as a testimonial place and not as a photographic land survey. From the fusion of those two time capture moments a photographic series is created.

With the evolution of the creative process, pictoric and sensorial approach to the mater book as well as the listening to audio parts of it, the necessity of different nature exhibitive processes emerges. If a more pictorical approach was needed to give response to photographic exhibition methods, it was clear that the intimacy induced to us by books was also critical. In this particular case, the mimetic re-interpretation of its archetype project... its beginning and end... the book.

Monastery of Tibães

Rua do Mosteiro - Mire de Tibães

The Monastery of São Martinho de Tibães, former Motherhouse of the English Benedictine Congregation, was acquired by the Portuguese State in 1986 and assigned to the Portuguese...

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Terça-Feira a Domingo | Tuesday to Sunday | 10h00—19h00

Winter time: (from the 24th of October) : 10h00 - 18h00

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