Monday, October 31, 2011

Theyyam Dancer Costume


Orient Museum (Kerala, India section), Lisbon

Sunday, October 30, 2011

Saturday, October 29, 2011

Friday, October 28, 2011

Sky and Stone Reflections


Condo at Parede
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Thursday, October 27, 2011

Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Papaya


Oeiras train station yard
I'm not sure the fruits will survive this week storms...

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Ohhhh


Old wall at Carcavelos

Monday, October 24, 2011

Tile Mania


Restored buildings at downtown Paço de Arcos

Sunday, October 23, 2011

Breeze


Heavy storms are expected the next days. I guess it's the end of summer...

Saturday, October 22, 2011

"My Beloved Homeland"


A patriotic sign, actually a quite rare find these days
Small lighthouse at Parede

Friday, October 21, 2011

Wet Sand


Carcavelos Beach
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Thursday, October 20, 2011

Decay (XLV)



This is one of those 'about to be restored' buildings...
Former private house with chapel at Sete Castelos Park, Oeiras

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Oct 15 Global Protest - Lisbon (IV)



1- A policeman, not wearing a uniform, is about to try getting a protester out of the statue, who has burnt a newspaper in which the PM says he doesn't have to apologize to the Portuguese people for the unprecedented austerity measures announced last thursday
2- "Smile! You're being robbed"

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

Oct 15 Global Protest - Lisbon (III)



1- An Indian mother smiles at the crowd marching down the street
2- A protester wearing a V for Vendetta mask

Monday, October 17, 2011

Oct 15 Global Protest - Lisbon (II)



The House of Incompetence, Greed and Corruption aka The Parliament

Saturday, October 15, 2011

Unidentified Bust


Mythological figure(?), Oeiras Palace

Friday, October 14, 2011

Sea Reflections


Restaurant at Parede

Thursday, October 13, 2011

Cycads and Palm Trees


An amazing collection at the Botanical Garden in Lisbon

Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Rover


Display in Lisbon

Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Street Seller


An incredible sight at Santo Amaro de Oeiras

Monday, October 10, 2011

Tripods


Some close friends of mine came up with this very cool 'Positive Thinking' idea for the INSIDE OUT Project. One hundred and thirty nine big portraits of different people laughing will make a gigantic panel in Lisbon and I'm kind of giving a hand with the making of, but I can't show you anything yet so here is a photo of the empty studio the minute we got there.

Saturday, October 8, 2011

Friday, October 7, 2011

Reflections in a Shop Window


CCB (Belém Cultural Center), Lisbon
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Thursday, October 6, 2011

Op Art?


Actually a surprising pattern about two hundred years old on a building façade next to Café Tati (previous post)

Wednesday, October 5, 2011

Café Tati


Cool low profile restaurant in a late 18th century building in Lisbon. Great food.

Tuesday, October 4, 2011

Les Baigneurs



Niki de Saint-Phalle's work at the CCB (Belém Cultural Center), Lisbon

Monday, October 3, 2011

Japanese Party


Portugal-Japan Friendship celebrations in Lisbon
(The Portuguese arrived in Japan in 1543)

Sunday, October 2, 2011

Saturday, October 1, 2011

Crazy High Tides... Again



... And then I got soaked! :-)


Sea Promenade at Carcavelos