WOOL ON RESIDENCE | group show at Lagos

The Exhibition of WOOL ON RESIDENCE at LAR Gallery, a partnership with LAC – laboratory of creative activities, has inaugurated on the past 6th of February.

Not to miss, between the 6th of February and 6th of March!!

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WOOL | XIX Colóquio Juvenil de Arte

WOOL was invited to presents itself at the XIX Youth Colloquium of Art, organized this year by the Campos Melo Secondary School (Covilhã). The event will be held in the next 12th of February, at 10am, at UBI – Universidade da Beira Interior (Auditorium of the Solemn Sessions).

(versão em português abaixo)

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PT | Na próxima quinta-feira, dia 12 de Fevereiro, pelas 10h, o WOOL irá marcar presença no XIX Colóquio Juvenil de Arte, que este ano é organizado pela Escola Secundária Campos Melo (Covilhã). O evento irá decorrer no Auditório das Sessões Solenes da UBI – Universidade da Beira Interior.

WOOL @ FITUR 2015

Between the 28th of January and 1st of February, Portugal presented itself at FITUR 2015 (International tourism fair of Madrid) and featured the ‘themes’ why all world should visit Portugal. Among cork, wine and music festivals, they highlighted for the first time the portuguese urban art.

WOOL saw featured one of the pieces from WOOL ON RESIDENCE, the one by Bordalo II, elected one of the most beautiful from 2014.

We were invited also to take one artist to work in loco in the stand of Portugal (which was awarded Best International Stand by the way!) and under the theme of ‘celebration’. We took with us Add Fuel, chosen because of his distinctive style, full of tradition and ‘portugality’.

A big thank you to Turismo de Portugal ( Visit Portugal ), Teresa, Adelaide, Fernando, Gilberto, Maria Vale, Rodrigo, Maria and all the rest of the team, for the good times and the wonderful experience!!

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WOOL ON RESIDENCE | group show at Lagos

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While we are at Madrid (re)presenting Portugal at FITUR, we take the opportunity to announce that on the next 6th of February will inaugurate the Exhibition of WOOL ON RESIDENCE at LAR Gallery, a partnership with LAC – laboratory of creative activities. There you can see all the pieces that our 5 artists, Add Fuel, Bordalo II, Mr.Dheo, ±MaisMenos± and Tamara Alves, produced while in Covilhã, photos of the murals they did in the historical center of the city, among other walls, some made in 2011 for the 1st edition of WOOL and others made between editions, in other parts of the country and abroad!

Not to miss, between the 6th of February and 6th of March!!

LATA 65 | OPLX 02 – Benfica

The second act of LATA 65 – urban art workshop for seniors, financed by the Orçamento Participativo de Lisboa – 2013 (Lisbon Participatory Budget), took place at Benfica between the 26th and 27th January.

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Photos by Rui Gaiola | WOOL

More photos here.

LATA 65 | OPLX 01 – Carnide

The first act of LATA 65 – urban art workshop for seniors, financed by the Orçamento Participativo de Lisboa – 2013 (Lisbon Participatory Budget), took place at Carnide between the 12th and 14th January.

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Photos by Rui Gaiola | WOOL

More photos here.

Tour Paris 13 | The Book

We know this is not from this new year, not even 2014, but finally we received our copy of the book TOUR PARIS 13, reporting all rooms transformed by the 105 artists and all the good moments we passed out there!

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LATA 65 | IECE – Interactive ESEC Conferences for Education

Our project Lata 65 – urban art workshop for seniors, was invited to join the panel of presentations in IECE – Interactive Conferences ESEC for Education at Coimbra! On the next 27th of November, LATA 65 will be present at this serie of conferences that covers the twelve courses of the Coimbra School of Education, in order to prepare, share and demonstrate how to exercise in the professional area.

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PT| O nosso projecto LATA 65 – workshop de arte urbana para idosos foi convidado para integrar o painel de apresentações na IECE – Interactive ESEC Conferences for Education, em Coimbra! No próximo dia 27 de novembro, o LATA 65 apresenta-se neste ciclo de conferências que abarca os doze cursos da Escola Superior de Educação de Coimbra, com o intuito de preparar, partilhar e demonstrar como exercer na área profissionalmente.

LATA 65 | VI Simpósio Gerontologia PsicoSoma

Our project Lata 65 was invited to attend the VI Simpósio Gerontologia PsicoSoma  which will be held in Viseu, next 22nd of November.

It is a space to share knowledge and skills, providing a day full of innovation and knowledge within the gerontology, geriatrics and social education, whose theme this year is “The 65+ – The New Youth”.

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PT| O nosso projecto Lata 65 foi convidado para estar presente no VI Simpósio Gerontologia PsicoSoma, que decorrerá em Viseu, no próximo dia 22 de novembro.

Trata-se de um espaço de partilha de conhecimento e competências, oferecendo um dia repleto de inovação e conhecimento no âmbito da gerontologia, geriatria e educação social, cujo tema deste ano é: “Os 65+ – Os Novos Jovens”.