Opening hoursMondays: closed Tuesdays to Sundays: 10am-6am
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Rua Serpa Pinto, 4, Lisbon
- Emerging Artists
AboutThe National Museum of Contemporary Art is to be a national reference, featuring the leading collection of Portuguese Art from the second half of the nineteenth century until the present. With a collection of more than 5000 species, covering the wide field of painting, sculpture, design, photography and new media, including the seminal works of the major movements of this period, the museum manifests its commitment and accomplishes its vital functions by preserving, documenting and unfolding the most important national collection of art of the nineteenth and modernism, while continuously questioning contemporary art by monitoring production and by establishing qualified, consistent and representative collections allowing the construction of a critical memory of national contemporary art.
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DEC 13, 2012 - MAR 31, 2013
Group ExhibitionAre you still awake?
MNAC Museo Nacional de Arte Contemporânea - Museu do Chiadoo - Lisbon, Portugal
The relationship between art and politics is a long-established one, whether as a form of legitimisation or as a counterweight. This relationship has proven particularly fruitful throughout the 20th century, from totalitarian propaganda to subversive and...