Facing Bare Life
Curatorship: Emília Tavares
MNAC presents an exhibition that brings together the work of three artists who focus on the state of exception we are experiencing.
THE DILEMMA OF BEING AND APPEARING
PORTRAIT IN PAINTING, PHOTOGRAPHY AND SCULPTURE (1850-1916)
Curatorship: Maria de Aires Silveira, Emília Tavares
This exhibition presents a dialogue between painting, photography and sculpture in the second half of the 19th century, featuring works from the collections of the MNAC and the DGPC’s Archive of Photographic Documentation
Introduction to the "Alla Prima" method
As part of the exhibition "The Dlemma of Being and Appearing", the MNAC offers its visitors and friends a true experience of drawing and painting with a technique widely disseminated in the 19th century.
Culture in Chiado
seven days of tours and visits
Between 12 and 18 October, the National Culture Center promotes another week Culture in Chiado: seven days of tours and visits to make known and promote the rich heritage of Chiado.
MNAC is, once again, a partner of the Imago Lisboa festival, whose exhibition proposals will be distributed in various spaces in the city and welcomes, in this edition, the work of the American photographer, Todd Hido.
MNAC Collection: Acquisitions and Donations 2010-2020
Curatorship: Adelaide Ginga, Emília Tavares
From September 30th, the MNAC presents a selection of the most recent works from the MNAC collection, whose entry is due to acquisitions and donations made in the last decade.
In Praise of Melancholy
Curatorship: Emília Ferreira
António Faria's exhibition, held this summer at the Museu do Côa, Drawing. The strength that springs from silence, is now revisited at MNAC, introducing new works and subjects.
Summer Nights 2020
Curatorship: Filho Único
The 11th edition of Summer Nights will liven up the MNAC Sculpture Garden with concerts on Fridays
How to silence a poet
Susana Mendes Silva
Susana Mendes Silva at the National Museum of Contemporary Art
International Children's Day
As part of World Children's Day, who wants to be a painter for a day? Come to MNAC with your children next Sunday
Drawing. Introduction to the Bargue method
Within the scope of the exhibition “Biography of the Trace. Drawing Collection (1836-1920) ”, the MNAC Educational Service provides the public with a drawing experience with a technique widely practiced in academies in the 19th Century.
Curatorship: Emília Ferreira e Hugo Dinis
Pedro Gomes (1972, Mozambique) brings to the National Museum of Contemporary Art (MNAC) the individual and anthological drawing exhibition, Encontro das Cegas. Patent from February 13th, curated by Emília Ferreira and Hugo Dinis