Current exhibitions

Artists’ Journeys in the Modern Collection

Artists’ Journeys in the Modern Collection

From 30 January, the Modern Collection of the Calouste Gulbenkian Museum will present its annual changes, including the display of 80 works of installation, sculpture, painting, drawing and photography. This renewal of the collection, the last before the building closes for renovations, offers a new exhibition itinerary that includes pieces by Portuguese artists which were incorporated into the collection in 2019

Art on Display. Formas de expor 1949-69

Art on Display. Formas de expor 1949-69

Marking the 50th anniversary of the Gulbenkian Museum, this exhibition takes as its starting point the display solutions found for the opening of the Museum in 1969. It also recreates different exhibition design ideas created by Franco Albini and Franca Helg, Carlo Scarpa, Lina Bo Bardi, Aldo van Eyck and Alison and Peter Smithson in other countries.

Manon de Boer. Downtime / Tempo de Respiração

Manon de Boer. Downtime / Tempo de Respiração

This project by artist Manon de Boer offers a look at experimentation and the creative process. The four films presented focus on informal learning during infancy and childhood and the breathing space required for creativity and imagination.