“CALDENSE” by Add Fuel in Caldas da Rainha, Portugal
July 22, 2020
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Add Fuel just recently finished his addition to FALU Urban Art Festival in Caldas da Rainha, Portugal. The mural entitled CALDENSE was inspired by the enormous Bordallo Pinheiro, the richness of natural elements represented in his collections and the genius shapes of his objects, Add Fuel’s intention was to reinterpret the legacy of traditional Caldas ceramics…
Pastel in Lisbon, Portugal
July 20, 2020
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Pastel is back with a new mural in Lisbon, Portugal. This work was curated by Underdogs Gallery. Pastel y. This delicate new mural is just a beautiful example of that. The artist uses a distinct visual language in his murals. He fills his walls with patterns based on the local flora of the area he’s painting…
Vhils in University Hospital Center of São João, Portugal
June 23, 2020
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Alexandre Farto, aka Vhils, just finished another masterpiece at University Hospital Centre of São João, in the city of Porto, Portugal. This mural was created to pay tribute to health professionals and to highlight Portugal’s National Health Service.⁠⠀ The mural features ten faces in representation of ten health workers at São João Hospital, from doctors to nurses,…
Pelicans by Bordalo II in Lisboa, Portugal
March 25, 2020
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Our friend Bordalo II just sent us some fresh images from the latest installation he completed in Lisboa, Portugal. Commisssioned by the Associação Mutualista Montepio, and placed in the very city center, on the corner between Rua de Santa Justa and Rua de Carmo, the Portuguese artist unveiled this solid 5×5 meters piece which is…
Guido Van Helten in Leiria, Portugal
October 19, 2019
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Australian artist Guido Van Helten was recently invited by the good people from the Arte Publica Leiria to work his magic in Portugal. Guido created collaboration with locally based contemporary dancer and educator Inesa Markava. This brand new artwork plays with dance and its subtle interaction with our architectural landscape, we search for gentle composition…
“Balance” BasketBall Court by AKACORLEONE in Lisbon, Portugal
July 19, 2019
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Underdogs platform is pleased to reveal “BALANCE”, an art intervention created by the Portuguese artist AkaCorleone in Lisbon, Portugal, in the scope of the Underdogs Public Art Programme, in partnership with GAU – Urban Art Gallery of the Lisbon Municipal Council and with the support of the civil parish of Arroios. Titled “BALANCE”, the work…
To Pessoa and Saramago: a poetry homage by Opiemme in Lisbon, Portugal.
December 5, 2018
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Concurrently with the beginning of the literary festival Os Dias do Desassossego (translated: The Days of Unrest, which is inspired by the homonymous masterpiece written by Bernando Soares, one of Fernando Pessoa’s heteronym) that takes place every year in Lisbon in late autumn, Italian artist and street poet Opiemme was invited to pay homage to…
“Emergence” by Daniel Popper in Portugal
July 30, 2018
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The piece by Daniel Popper is entitled “Emergence” and it celebrating our inner nature. It symbolises a femenine multi cultural shamanic figure with three entrances into the womb . The inside of the female statue is covered with lush greenery emerging from the chest. The inner central part of the sculpture provided an intimate meeting space for…
Pastel in Covilhã, Portugal
July 16, 2018
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Our friend Pastel is currently in Portugal where he was invited to work on a large new mural somewhere on the streets of Covilhã. Specialising in painting plants, the Argentinean artist once again brought to life a beautiful and intimate piece of work which will surely please the local residents for years to come. Can…
“Glocal” by Telmo & Miel in Cascais, Portugal
June 18, 2018
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Our friends from Telmo & Miel just sent us some beautiful images from their latest large scale mural in Europe. The Infinito Festival in Cascais Portugal had a theme in mind they wanted to work with, which the artists saw as an opportunity. The festival’s idea was to create something that represents local elements as…