Collections in Dialogue: National Museum of Soares dos Reis and Pinacoteca de São Paulo


Commissioner – Elisa Soares and Fernanda Pitta

The exhibition took around 100 pieces from the MNSR’s painting, sculpture, drawing and engraving collections across borders, in a joint initiative with the Secretariat of Culture of the State of São Paulo, through the Pinacoteca de São Paulo. The meeting allowed exploring the construction of art in Portugal and Brazil – a theme that mobilized artists, institutions and those interested in Fine Arts throughout the 19th century.
The exhibition was sponsored by EDP and Cisa Trading and had the support of the Consulate General of Portugal and Experimenta Portugal 2017.