24.06.2016 — 03.10.2016

Convidados de Verão

Miguel Branco

Museu Calouste Gulbenkian - Coleção do Fundador
Lisbon, Portugal

On the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the Foundation Gulbenkian, its new artistic director Penelope Curtis has chosen to show within its permanent collections the works of contemporary artists. In the Egyptian Room, Miguel Branco’s sculpture Untitled (Pre Colombian Figure) is presented newt to the statue of the official Bas, dating from 660-610 BC – a figure that actually inspired the artist for this work.

Museu Calouste Gulbenkian

Av. de Berna, 45A
1067-001 Lisbon – Portugal
T +351 217 823 800


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Everyday from 10 am to 6 pm
Closed on Tuesday

Miguel Branco, Untitled (Pre Colombian Figure), 2012-2015
Black stoneware
Photograph by Frederico NS