Matter. the white conferences – MárioBonito.1OOanos
Date: mid-September - end December 2021

Matter. the white conferences evokes the 100th anniversary of the birth of Mário Bonito (1921-1976) – a modern architect from Porto author of works as the “O Lar Familiar” Neighborhood and the Ouro Industrial Company Building, with a strong connection to the cinema, a decisive role in the Portuguese Club of Cinematography, and an active participation in theater -, through a set of actions that discuss his lines of thought and body of work, which we aim to expand and develop through the pursuit of authorial readings on contemporary matters, beginning mid- September, extending up to the end of December 2021….

Exhibition: Habitar Portugal 12 – 17 / Espaço Público: uma casa para todos
Dates: 8th October - 1st November 2021, CCB, Lisbon

Docomomo International wishes to share that today will be the inauguration of the exhibition “Habitar Portugal 12 – 17 / Espaço Público: uma casa para todos” [Habitar Portugal 12 – 17 / Public Space: a home for everyone] at Centro Cultural de Belém, CCB / Garagem Sul, Lisbon. For the inauguration will be held a conference at 18H30 entitled “Espaço Público: Porquê?” [Public Space: why?], with Andreia Garcia, Rita Palla Aragão, Tiago Castela, as well as the exhibition commissioners Susana Lobo and Ricardo Agarez. “Under the motto “Public Space: a home for everyone”, the 6th edition of Habitar Portugal is…

Exhibition: Large-Scale Transformation, a New Sustainability Challenge. Kleiburg in Amsterdam, Grand Parc in Bordeaux
Date: Le Pavillon de Caen, 6th October 2021 - 20th February 2022

Docomomo International is pleased to share that on 8th October 2021 will be inaugurated the exhibition “Large-Scale Transformation, a New Sustainability Challenge. Kleiburg in Amsterdam, Grand Parc in Bordeaux”, at Le Pavillon de Caen, co-produced by the Fundació Mies van der Rohe and Cité de l’architecture et du patrimoine. “After its stay in the Cité de l’architecture in Paris, continues its journey and is now presented at the Biennale d’architecture et d’urbanisme de Caen-Normandie “Living tomorrow, from the imaginary to the fact”. An itinerary about collective housing guided by two winning works of the European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture –…

Exhibition: 9×100=’900 Trani
Date: 2nd - 10th October 2021, Castello Svevo, Trani, Italy

On 2nd October 2021 Docomomo Italy inaugurated the exhibition 9×100=’900 Trani – 9 Itinerari x 100 Architetture del ‘900 in Basilicata e Puglia [9 itineraries x 100 architectures of the ‘900 in Basilicata and Puglia]. An inauguration conference took place on the same day entitled Convegno sulla conoscenza e la tutela dell’architettura moderna [Conference on the knowledge and protection of modern architecture] moderated by Antonello Pagliuca. The program can be seen here The exhibition can be visited until 10th October at Castello Svevo, Trani. More information on Docomomo Italy’s website

Exhibition: Contested Modernities. Postcolonial Architecture in Southeast Asia
Berlin, Haus der Statistik, 11th September - 24th October 2021

Docomomo International is pleased to share that the exhibition “Contested Modernities. Postcolonial Architecture in Southeast Asia” organized by Encounters with Southeast Asian Modernism is now open in Berlin. From 11 September to 24 October 2021 it can be visited at the Haus der Statistik at Alexanderplatz. With the attainment of independence in the mid-20th century, the appearance of many cities in Southeast Asia changed. Hand in hand with the task of constituting a nation went the desire for a symbolic new beginning in architecture and urban planning. International modernism not only offered an aesthetic programme that reflected expectations of progress…

XV Spanish Biennial of Architecture and Urbanism “Empty Spain, Full Spain. Strategies for Conciliation”
Date: Mies van der Rohe Pavilion, Barcelona: 28 June - 16 September, 2021. Museo Patio Herreriano, Valladolid: 2 July - 10 October, 2021

Docomomom International would like to share the XV Spanish Biennial of Architecture and Urbanism (BEAU), which will be presented at the Mies van der Rohe Pavilion. The Fundació Mies van der Rohe invites you to visit the exhibition that can be enjoyed until 16 September and in parallel, from 2 July to 10 October, at the Patio Herreriano Museum in Valladolid. Two emblematic sites with a common objective: to connect architecture, urban planning and citizenship under the slogan: “Empty Spain, Full Spain. Strategies for conciliation”. “The Mies van der Rohe Pavilion, together with the Patio Herreriano Museum of Contemporary Art…

Exhibition “School of the Village ― Building a common space” [“Escola da Vila ― Construção de um espaço comum”]
Date: from 25th June to 30th October, 2021

Docomomo International is pleased to share that the Exhibition “School of the Village ― Building a common space” [“Escola da Vila ― Construção de um espaço comum”], an exhibition curated by Madalena Vidigal and Diogo Amaro in Escola Primária do Porto Santo, Madeira, is now open from 25th June to 30th October, 2021. For several decades, the old Escola Primária da Vila do Porto Santo, also known by the population as Escola da Vila, served its purpose as an educational establishment until the school community left. The school is part of the memory and identity of all generations of inhabitants…

Exhibition “Tudo o que quero – Artistas Portuguesas de 1900 a 2020” [“All I want – Portuguese Artists from 1900 to 2020”]
Date: From 2nd June to 23rd August, 2021

Docomomo International would like to share the exhibition “Tudo o que quero – Artistas Portuguesas de 1900 a 2020” [“All I want – Portuguese Artists from 1900 to 2020”], that will be open until 23rd August, 2021 in Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon. Two hundred works by 40 leading female Portuguese artists – such as Maria Helena Vieira da Silva, Lourdes Castro, Paula Rego, Ana Vieira, Salette Tavares, Helena de Almeida, Joana Vasconcelos, Maria José Oliveira, Fernanda Fragateiro, Sónia Almeida, among others – have been brought together in this large exhibition, represented with painting, sculpture, drawing, object, book, installation, film and…

Exhibition “9 x 100 = ‘900 – 9 ITINERARI PER 100 ARCHITETTURE DEL ‘900 IN BASILICATA E PUGLIA”
Date: 18th June - 16th July, 2021

Docomomo International would like to share the exhibition “9 x 100 = ‘900 – 9 ITINERARI PER 100 ARCHITETTURE DEL ‘900 IN BASILICATA E PUGLIA”, wich will be in place between 18th June and 16th July, 2021. The exihibition wants to focus attention on the most significant architectures built in the two regions during the 20th century: an initiative that is the result of a filing of the regional architectural heritage of the 20th century by Docomomo Italia, Sezione Basilicata and Puglia E.T.S. Within this filing, a Scientific Committee of international importance has selected 100 works of modern architecture of…

Exhibition “Radar Veneza: Portuguese Architects at the Biennale 1975-2021”
Date: From 8th May to 10th October, 2021

Docomomo International is pleased to share that the exhibition “Radar Veneza: Portuguese Architects at the Biennale 1975-2021″, curated by Joaquim Moreno and Alexandra Areia, opened its doors at Casa da Arquitectura – Portuguese Center for Architecture on 8th May and it can be visited until 10th October. The exhibition proposes a reflective journey on portuguese participation over the 46 years of national representation in Venice, from 1975 to the present day. For further information about the exhibition, please go to Casa da Arquitetura website. [Portuguese]