Exibitions

  • La Vie en Rose

    Malick Sidibé · 24 de Setembro,

    Museu da Imagem

    Curated by Laura Serani and Laura Incardona

    The exhibition “La Vie en Rose” presents a selection of circa 50 - mostly unpublished – photographs taken by Malick Sidibé in Mali's capital Bama...

  • Lexicon

    Viviane Sassen · 24 de Setembro,

    Casa do Crivos

    “Lexicon” features images from Sassen’s acclaimed publications Flamboya (2008) and Parasomnia (2011), in addition to some previously unpublished photographs. Specifically for this installation, the...

  • Songs from the Heart

    Various Artists · 23 de Setembro,

    Museu Nogueira da Silva

    In a remarkable period for the human existence, crowded by a whirlwind of images, where it proliferates the feeling that the world is in profound change and transformation, this edition is characte...

  • Sentimental Ballads

    Various Artists · 21 de Setembro,

    Casa Esperança

  • Memory Lab of Happiness

    Various Artists · 20 de Setembro,

    Monastery of Tibães

    “I recognize happiness by the noise it makes when it leaves”.
    Jacques Prévert

    The exhibition "MEMORY LAB OF HAPPINESS" embodies the "discovery authors" projects, obtained from the op...

  • City Portraits

    Victor Enrich · 22 de Setembro,

    B Concept Store

    “City Portraits” (2007-2012) is a series of pictures result of a selection of a wider photographic report made during a 6 year long journey that Victor Enrich made through central Europe and the M...

  • Tropical Ornament

    Julio Galeote · 22 de Setembro,

    B Concept Store

    “Tropical Ornament” consists of a first stage of documentation of historical images from Miamiʼs photographic archive, focusing on historical images from the local press, which seeks the process of...

  • The Middle of Somewhere: Don’t Worry, smile, Nothing will happen

    Sam Harris · 24 de Setembro,

    Medieval Hall's Gallery

  • Feira de Ciências & Carnaval dos Animais

    Romy Pocztaruk · 20 de Setembro,

    Convento de São Francisco de Real

    Feira de Ciências
    In the series "Feira das Ciências", Romy Pocztaruk takes objects and scientific images, captured in science museums, and transposes them to the universe of art. Poczt...

  • Território Expandido

    Various Artists · 24 de Setembro,

    Avenida Central

    Periphery, Territory and Identities

    Throughout almost 30 years, the Festival Encontros da Imagem has contributed to raise awareness for some of the most prestigious authors of photo...

  • Postcards from Portugal - Future Memories

    Various Artists · 24 de Setembro,

    Casa Rolão

    The “Future Memories” prize is a joint action between Encontros da Imagem and Scopio Editions, which aims to highlight the best authorial photography projects on the Memories of Portugal.
    For...

  • Multiverse

    Renée Chabot · 24 de Setembro,

    Casa Rolão

    “Multiverse” adopts the physics theory that infinite possible universes exist including our own. Explored is the idea of individual mind-space as a parallel universe of expanding potentials for sus...

  • This will change your life forever

    Klaus Pichler · 20 de Setembro,

    Convento de São Francisco

    Have you ever had the feeling that you are opposed to something from the bottom of your heart - and precisely because of this begin to develop interest for it? Exactly that happened when I involunt...

  • Amalthée

    Georges Pacheco · 20 de Setembro,

    Convento de São Francisco

    The title of this work derives from the name of the goat that nursed infant Zeus, according to Greek mythology. It consisted of photographing mothers with distinct personalities and diverse figures...

  • The Hub

    Roger Guaus · 20 de Setembro,

    Convento de São Francisco

    "The Hub" is an interconnection centre, in the field of computer networks, which implies, collision. “The Hub” is an interpretation made from the collisions of interest when covering connection top...

  • Not in Your Face

    Susan Barnett · 20 de Setembro,

    Convento de São Francisco

    In the series “Not In Your Face” the t-shirt is starkly evident, but these photographs are not about the t-shirt per se. They are about identity, validation and perception. Each one of these people...

  • Havia Sol e Éramos Novos

    Jordi Burch · 20 de Setembro,

    Casa-Museu Soledade Malvar

    When he moved to Brazil, in 2008, he began to perceive his country as a spectrum: with the distance, Portugal became, for him, the presence of an absence. The project “Havia Sol e Éramos Novos” ori...

  • Glory of the artifice and Liquid Portraits

    Christto & Andrew · 23 de Setembro,

    Museu Nogueira da Silva

    The desire to possess wonderful things lead Andy Warhol to collect boxes in warehouses, full with objects that he would never see again. Years before, Queen Victoria, whose possessions were extende...

  • Photographs

    Brian Griffin · 23 de Setembro,

    Museu Nogueira da Silva

    During the seventies I started my career as a professional photographer and I was commissioned initially by business magazines Two examples of this kind of work are Alan Brown, Head of Training Ser...

  • Aceita-O - 
Um Álbum Português 1919-1979

    Céline Gaille · 23 de Setembro,

    Museu Nogueira da Silva

    The encounter with the face of an old photo was the starting point of a dream that seemed the outbreak of a major fire. A family secret will be revealed. The early silence of a woman, the mystery o...

  • Winner International Photography Award 2014: Marie-Pierre Cravedi

    Marie-Pierre Cravedi · 20 de Setembro,

    Monastery of Tibães

    “My photographic work deals with family memory and connection between human beings and their environment. The main interest is to tackle the place of individual within the family group. Memory – in...

  • Discovery Awards Projection

    Various Artists · 20 de Setembro,

    Monastery of Tibães

    “I recognize happiness by the noise it makes when it leaves”.
    Jacques Prévert

    The exhibition "MEMORY LAB OF HAPPINESS" embodies the "discovery authors" projects, obtained from the op...

  • Projeções em Loop

    Various Artists · 21 de Setembro,

    Casa Esperança

  • Tropical Palace

    Rodrigo Orrantia · 21 de Setembro,

    Casa Esperança

    A few years ago I found myself staring at a billboard on the underground, a blown up photograph of a tropical beach, and by it a bungalow surrounded by palm trees and birds, selling paradise at the...

  • Resort 2

    Anna Fox · 21 de Setembro,

    Casa Esperança

    In Resort 1 & 2, commissioned by Pallant House Gallery, Fox records contemporary face of Butlin’s, Bognor Regis – one of the well known British holiday camps built by Billy Butlin in the 1930’s cre...

  • Happiness is a Warm Gun

    Cristina Nuñez · 21 de Setembro,

    Casa Esperança

    Happiness is a warm gun is Nuñez’s new video for her on-going project “La Vie en Rose”, started in 2013. The artist’s daughter films her mother walking behind her and seeing only her back, while th...

  • Push the Sky Away

    Piotr Zbierski · 21 de Setembro,

    Casa Esperança

    Traces and seams of what was before the image.
    Archaeology, which is not a linear reconstruction, but the recognition of the co-existence of times. Mental and actual time, aiming to extract s...

  • The Travellers

    Birte Kaufmann · 21 de Setembro,

    Casa Esperança

    My project “The Travellers” gives insight into the everyday life of Ireland’s largest minority group. This group has a nomadic origin, stemming from the tradition of migrant workers. As this tradit...

  • Nada é o Que Parece

    Bruno Morais · 21 de Setembro,

    Casa Esperança

    In Iquitos, at the peruvian amazon, there is a neighbourhood called Ribeira. The rhythm of life there is dictated by nature. The rainfall cycle, transforms the community in an extension of the rive...

  • Jan Mayen

    Cristina De Middel · 21 de Setembro,

    Casa Esperança

    In 1911 the North Pole had already been discovered and these first valiant explorers had opened a way for secondary heroes that were willing to prove their courage and to bring back home some unfor...

  • I Join the Crystal-Eyed Turtle's Hand

    Diane Vincent · 21 de Setembro,

    Casa Esperança

    “I Join the Crystal-eyed Turtle‘s Hand” is an invitation to open our imagination, following an age-old wise creature. It‘s offering to participate in reality through multiple layers, while listenin...

  • Laughter

    Ditte Lyngkaer Pedersen · 21 de Setembro,

    Casa Esperança

    “Laughter” is based on reenactments of an old photograph entitled “Laughter (1956) - at the roof garden of Tobu building in Tokyo” - a photo of a group of five people laughing uncontrollably. The ...

  • This is Not a Real Life

    Dominika Gesicka · 21 de Setembro,

    Casa Esperança

    There is a place where no one is born and no one dies. Of course you can die anywhere but you cannot be buried here, as it has been discovered that bodies fail to decompose here. You cannot be born...

  • Spectrum

    Federica Landi · 21 de Setembro,

    Casa Esperança

    From the beginning, Federica Landi has perceived photography in a perspective of construction, using it as a visual language for “spatial investigations”. A pivotal element of her research is the r...

  • Et In Arcadia Ego

    Georges Pacheco · 21 de Setembro,

    Casa Esperança

    “Et In Arcadia Ego” is a phrase invented by Virgil, who means "I (the death), I am also in Arcadia". Arcadia is a land of mythical delights located in Greece, a land of shepherds where they lived h...

  • Cottages of Quigley's Point

    Jill Quigley · 21 de Setembro,

    Casa Esperança

    “Cottages of Quigley's Point” makes use of photographed interventions in abandoned houses to question romantic readings of the rural Irish cottage. An exploration of the numerous ruined dwellings n...

  • Tanto Mar

    José Diniz · 21 de Setembro,

    Casa Esperança

    "Tanto Mar" is the border that separates Portugal from Brazil. An imaginary line unites two quite close extremes between Sagres and Touros, very distant and very close, united by historical bonds. ...

  • The Lanesborough

    Karen Knorr · 21 de Setembro,

    Casa Esperança

    “The Lanesborough” (once a hospital closed in the 1990’s) is one of the most expensive hotels in the world, where the wealthy 1% strive to live the celebrity lifestyle. Rooms come with butlers and ...

  • Kingdom of Girls

    Karolin Klüppel · 21 de Setembro,

    Casa Esperança

    In the state of Meghalaya in India, the indigenous people of the Khasi with 1,1 million members form the majority of the population. The Khasi are a matrilineal society. Here, traditionally it is t...

  • Eldorado

    Leonardo Wen · 21 de Setembro,

    Casa Esperança

    “Eldorado” is a video project about the dictatorships established in some countries of Latin America, ever since the 60’s, in the context of the Cold War. Instead of using standard documentary mate...

  • Kosmos

    Marta Bisbal · 21 de Setembro,

    Casa Esperança

    Build your film on white, on silence, and on stillness.
    Robert Bresson.

    I lived for some time in the new house with almost empty rooms. I soon realised that a spectacle of light and s...

  • Ginjal

    Nuno Andrade · 21 de Setembro,

    Casa Esperança

    “Floresta do Ginjal” was the most famous restaurant on the pier of Ginjal, in Cacilhas. Since it first opened, in the 40's, it became the meeting point between the two banks of Tejo river, an unden...

  • Pony Congo

    Vicente Paredes · 21 de Setembro,

    Casa Esperança

    By putting together the two extremes of childhood, “Pony Congo” brings to the surface the shameful coexistence of two stereotypical realities. With a series of diptychs, the viewer is confronted wi...

  • Aguadulce Souvenir

    Adrián Portugal · 20 de Setembro,

    Monastery of Tibães

    “Aguadulce” (Sweetwater), Lima’s most popular beach, has salty water. This seems like a contradiction, but it could be a sign that things function with a different logic here: the logic of a free l...

  • Myths, Masks and Subjects

    Alexandra Polina · 20 de Setembro,

    Monastery of Tibães

    The protagonists of the photo series are members of visible minorities who were born, raised and educated in Germany. These images deal with a social gap created by a prejudiced stigmatized view an...

  • Assorted Boxes of Ordinary Life & Dare Alla Luce

    Amy Friend · 20 de Setembro,

    Monastery of Tibães

    I am not specifically concerned with capturing a “concrete” reality in my photographs. I aim to use photography as a medium that explores the relationship between what is visible and non-visible. I...

  • Sinai Park

    Andrea e Magda · 20 de Setembro,

    Monastery of Tibães

    “Sinai Park” explores the consequences of mass tourism in the region of Sinai in Egypt. The economy of Sinai relies almost exclusively on tourism industry: a risky bet, since as soon as political t...

  • Kodak City


    Catherine Leutennegger · 20 de Setembro,

    Monastery of Tibães

    The Kodak headquarters in Rochester, New York, were founded by George Eastman in 1888. In its prime, Kodak employed thousands of people and turned Rochester into a wealthy town. After the digitaliz...

  • Garden

    Zuzana e Daniel Laurinc · 20 de Setembro,

    Monastery of Tibães

    In the past two decades, no place in the world has experienced a bigger IT boom than Bangalore, the Indian Silicon Valley. With over 80% of its population working in IT, it has become the Indian dr...

  • Betty and I

    Eliane Diefenthaeler Heuser · 20 de Setembro,

    Monastery of Tibães

    Childhood goes from birth to about the twelfth year of life. It is a period of big change, of physical, mental and emotional development. The images in this series were taken during a long period i...

  • The Elephant Inside the Snake

    Frederico Malaca · 20 de Setembro,

    Monastery of Tibães

    "...When you are a kid you see life as it truly is, you see the newness and fullness of life. Then after a certain age the mind begins to take over and begins to block out life and turn life into i...

  • Arquipélago

    João Ferreira · 20 de Setembro,

    Monastery of Tibães

    In an era where social environment is characterized by its huge mutability, “Arquipélago” shows us authentic people in authentic contexts, in an insular Africa deprived of natural resources. The p...

  • George Eastman House Entrance Garden, Rochester, New York

    João António Mota · 20 de Setembro,

    Monastery of Tibães

    A photograph of a huge beech occupies the wall, where the corridor passes in front of the staircase, to induce us, when going upstairs, to feel the evolving freshness and smell of the Monastery of ...

  • J.B. about men floating in the air

    Julia Borissova · 20 de Setembro,

    Monastery of Tibães

    "J.B. About Men Floating in the Air" was inspired by the story of two Lithuanian-American pilots who tried to set a new world record by flying over the Atlantic into Eastern Europe in the early 193...

  • Hipóteses para Indícios de Partículas Fundamentais

    Julia Braga · 20 de Setembro,

    Monastery of Tibães

    We are witnessing the setting up of a worldwide catastrophic scenario, in which the idea of the world made for humans is inconsistent and unacceptable. On the contrary: the world and the human bein...

  • Letzte Generation Ost

    Kristin Trüb · 20 de Setembro,

    Monastery of Tibães

    “Letzte Generation Ost” is about my past. The project deals with the impact of the former GDR (German Democratic Republic) and its collapse on the last generation of GDR citizens. Representatives o...

  • Born Nowhere & Born Now Here

    Laís Pontes · 20 de Setembro,

    Monastery of Tibães

    “Born Nowhere and Born Now Here” are part of Laís Pontes’s socio-psychological investigation into the ways in which social media influences the construction of the contemporary identity. These two ...

  • Post

    Marta Zgierska · 20 de Setembro,

    Monastery of Tibães

    In 2013, I survived a serious car accident. I was close to death, and reality – one that I had been adapting to with difficulty – slipped through my fingers. This misfortune brought about another: ...

  • Zonians

    Matías Costa · 20 de Setembro,

    Monastery of Tibães

    During almost one hundred years thousands of Americans lived comfortably in peaceful tropical communities on the banks of the Panama Canal. Known as Zonians, they dealt with the maintenance of one ...

  • Me Desculpe, foi Apenas um Lapso

    Rochele Zandavalli · 20 de Setembro,

    Monastery of Tibães

    The exhibition consists of a series of photographs made by the use of Polaroid, performed between 2000 and 2016. These are personal, autobiographical records, which did not have the pretension of b...

  • Figures After Gravity's Rainbow

    Silke Koch · 20 de Setembro,

    Monastery of Tibães

    “Figures After Gravity's Rainbow” is an ongoing series of photographs to examine the question of what is able to unleash the aesthetic and sociopolitical utopias of the universe/space. For me, the ...

  • Jin - Jiyan - Azadi 
| Women, Life, Freedom The Kurdish Female Freedom Fighters

    Sonja Hamad · 20 de Setembro,

    Monastery of Tibães

    Approximately one third of all Kurdish fighters in Rojava (Western Kurdistan) are women. Unafraid of death and fulfilled by their passion for their homeland and their love for their families and pe...

  • Bedrock

    William Lakin · 20 de Setembro,

    Monastery of Tibães

    STUCK IN THE OFFICE? Bracing yourself for grueling exams? Wondering why it always rains on you? Fed up of boring, rainy England stuck in the same town, with the same people? You’re bored of your 9-...

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