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Welcome to P55.ART Magazine, a space dedicated to art.
Here you will find the latest trends, news, events from the art world, as well as a comprehensive look at the most important artistic movements throughout art history and the stories, influences and techniques of emerging and established artists. P55.ART Magazine disseminates the essential information, the latest news and fundamental concepts, in order to improve the knowledge and appreciation of its readers for art.
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Da Anunciação à Adoração: O Natal contado por Paula Rego

From the Annunciation to Adoration: Christmas told by Paula Rego

On a route built between Portugal and the United Kingdom, Paula Rego asserts himself as one of the most important names in international contemporary art. Annunciation, Nativity and Adoration are three of the most representative and represented themes of Christian iconography.In 2002, also Paula Rego would address these themes in a series of eight canvases commissioned by the then President of the Republic Jorge Sampaio for the chapel of the Palace of Belém. In the three paintings with which she begins the Cycle of the Life of the Virgin Mary, the Portuguese artist breaks conventions, leaving us a portrait of the mother...

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O artista português Nadir Afonso e a harmonia das formas

The portuguese artist Nadir Afonso and the harmony of forms

Nadir Afonso (1920-2013) is one of the most outstanding figures of 20th century Portuguese painting. His life was guided by a prolific artistic production, to which he associated a theoretical aspect in search of the «absolute» in art. His work went through several stages until he reached abstractionism marked by the work of geometric shapes, in which he saw the only source of harmony, by the clarity of his mathematical laws, a principle to which his incursion into architecture is not alien.

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Rui Unas' choices

With more than 20 years of career, Rui Unas is one of the most respected and recognized television figures in Portugal.Epicurean, convinced lover of beauty and art, Rui Unas has developed withcrazy beauty your most personal project.Discover your selection of Art available at P55.

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Quem foi o artista americano Jean-Michel Basquiat?

Who was the American artist Jean-Michel Basquiat?

In your life Basquiat achieved remarkable notoriety, becoming a prototype of an eccentric and controversial artistic genius, surrendering himself to the arts with rebelliousness, but also to money, fame and power. Discover the life of Jean-Michel Basquiat.

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