INGRID SANTOS, Capoeira for kids, Brazilian dance and Arte Pura Lisboa
Brasil / Dancers / Europe / Events / Portugal / Uncategorized

INGRID SANTOS, Capoeira for kids, Brazilian dance and Arte Pura Lisboa

      Who are you? I am passionate about art and dance; especially Brazilian culture. Quem és tu?
 Sou uma apaixonada pela arte, pela dança e em especial pela cultura brasileira. What do you do? I’m a student and a dance teacher. I give capoeira and dance classes for children and Brazilian dance classes … Continue reading

LILIANA MARIA VIEIRA ESCALHÃO, Professional chef: Primeiro Andar, Má Língua & A Li
Europe / Events / Food / Portugal

LILIANA MARIA VIEIRA ESCALHÃO, Professional chef: Primeiro Andar, Má Língua & A Li

Guess who’s cooking up a storm in the gorgeous Lisbon neighbourhood of Graça? Liliana Escalhão! This talented chef was one half of the beloved hotspot Primeiro Andar, which sadly closed its doors after four years of dancing, dining and dedicated customers. With a penchant and a passion for putting together meals that are fresh, nutritious and made … Continue reading

MARA SILVÉRIO, Portuguese poet &  curator for emerging artists
Artists / Curators / Europe / Events / Portugal / Writers

MARA SILVÉRIO, Portuguese poet & curator for emerging artists

Who are you?   I’m a thinker, uma pensadora, always searching for new things in my life; new feelings, new words, new places, new people. Não gosto de sentir-me inerte – stuck in my body, my thoughts, stuck in the same places… What do you do? Apart from working fulltime as a content manager, I … Continue reading

SOFIA ROQUE, co-founder of ARTROOM affordable art gallery and Second Chance Lx
Artists / Curators / Europe / Events / Fashion / Innovators / Portugal

SOFIA ROQUE, co-founder of ARTROOM affordable art gallery and Second Chance Lx

Who are you? I am a Portuguese girl, loving life every day, thinking about today and dreaming about tomorrow. What do you do? I have 2 projects: Art Room (exhibitions and affordable art sales) and Second Chance Lx (pop up stores selling second hand clothes).  Where? Both are in Lisbon. Art Room is in Príncipe … Continue reading

KIM THOMPSON, Freelance artist, musician and self-described ‘gore-hound’
Artists / Europe / Illustrators / Musicians / UK

KIM THOMPSON, Freelance artist, musician and self-described ‘gore-hound’

Who are you? Artist, musician, gore-hound. Purveyor and celebrator of garish/kitsch/trash aesthetic. What do you do? I specialise in freelance illustration.  Where? Currently between both Nottingham and Manchester, UK. kimthompson.co.uk Who is there for you when sh*t hits the fan? Aside from my amazing family, I’m lucky enough to have the continued support of a … Continue reading