What’s On | Collaborative Projects
Exhibition: 42 DRAWINGS BY ANTÓNIO CARNEIRO FOR DANTE’S INFERNO
As part of the 150th anniversary commemorations of the birth of António Carneiro (1872-1930), this exhibition will be held at the Casa dos Livros, in Porto, from 16th September to 28th October 2022. It features 42 drawings by the Porto painter inspired by The Inferno, the first part of Dante Alighieri’s classic, The Divine Comedy.
The drawings, in black ink and wash, some with small notes in pencil, are side by side with Vasco Graça Moura’s archive and personal library. The library contains different editions of The Divine Comedy and GraÃ§a Moura’s translation of the work, recently deposited in the Casa dos Livros of the Faculty of Letters of the University of Porto.
Cycle of Life Exhibition
Based on the allegory, FOUR SEASONS, a series of four 17th century paintings, the Soares dos Reis National Museum took to the Abel Salazar Biomedical Science Institute of the University of Porto (ICBAS-UP), from October 2021 to January 2022, a group of paintings establishing a relationship with the different stages of a Human Being’s life.