Lisbon Artists & Art
Lisbon has always been an inspiration for artists. José Malhoa translated the notes and ambiance of Fado to painting. Fernando Pessoa wrote most of its work in the city cafés. And art is still around, surprising every day in every corner. Let Lisbon be your muse.
The Arpad Szenes-Vieira da Silva Foundation was created to study and to diffuse the knowledge of Vieira da Silva work, one of the most outstanding plastic artist in the 20th century, as well as her husband work, Arpad Szenes.
Discover the home and work of Fernando Pessoa, one of Portugal’s greatest poets. Find out how he lived and where he wrote; and imagine what he saw from his window to feed his inspiration.
Discover fascinating singers, sublime guitar players and inspired writers at this great museum celebrating this musical genre, considered intangible cultural heritage.