Design em São Bento – Traces of Portguese Culture, On display until July 2024, 29 January 2020

The exhibition "Design in São Bento, Traços da Cultura Portuguesa" has opened, 41 Portuguese artists are represented.

More than an exhibition, we celebrate the opening of the doors of the Prime Minister's Official Residence to a contemporary interior design composed of portuguese design pieces; they will be living witnesses of the visits and meetings provided by the Prime Minister.

You can visit the Prime Minister's Official Residence every first Sunday of the month at 11am; running until the end of July, 2024. Free entrance visit.

In the entrance hall, the 3 seat Canapé "Reitoria". (2019), a reissue from the original piece designed by Daciano da Costa for the Reitoria da Universidade de Lisboa (1960-1961).

In the Ambassadors Room, the Tapestry "Penta I", from the "Penta Collection" (2019), an edition never done before by Atelier Daciano da Costa, designed from the original studies by Daciano da Costa for the Hotel Penta floors signage (1971-1975).

Images kindly provided by MUDE - Museum of Design and Fashion. © MUDE / Luísa Ferreira_2020.

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