Praneet Soi (1971, Kolkata) proposes for the Lower Floor Gallery (Conversations) space an installation activated by his exploration of the collection at the Museum Calouste Gulbenkian and his recent work in Kashmir.
Aimée Zito Lema. From Conflict to Conviviality
The work of Aimée Zito Lema (b. 1982, NL) touches upon memory, records and the inter-generational transmission of events through material history and the human body. Placing aesthetic and social practices side by side, her work inhabits a universe in which the material and the human interact in critical relationships.
The Pose Nineteenth-Century French Sculpture
Around thirty sculptures from the collections of the Calouste Gulbenkian Museum and the Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek in Copenhagen will feature in the first exhibition to be dedicated to the theme of the pose in nineteenth-century French sculpture.
Art and Architecture between Lisbon and Baghdad
As part of the Calouste Gulbenkian Museum’s programmed cycle, the exhibition Art and Architecture between Lisbon and Baghdaduses the Cultural Week of 1966 and the Iraqi art collection gathered at that time as the central axis for a reflection on the importance of the Foundation’s development support strategy of the time, for a country that was seeking to modernise itself.