Austeridade, Democracia e Autoritarismo

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Entre a austeridade e o autoritarismo que papel fica reservado à democracia na busca de soluções para a saída da crise?

A presente obra de André Freire tem como temas principais as crises financeira, económica e político-democrática que Portugal tem vindo a experimentar (e a sofrer) ao longo dos últimos anos. Lateralmente, encontram-se nela também não poucos elementos para uma análise das reformas político-institucionais de que o país carece para ultrapassar os bloqueios do seu sistema político e para viabilizar ou facilitar a sua governabilidade, bem como para uma possível interpretação da chamada «crise das esquerdas».

O lançamento do livro terá lugar no Auditório da Câmara Municipal de Lisboa, Praça do Município, no próximo dia 3 pelas 18:30. A apresentação estará a cargos dos historiadores Irene Pimentel e Pacheco Pereira.

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HELMUT NEWTON FOUNDATION | SEX AND LANDSCAPES | Opening 4 June 2014, 8 pm

In June 2014 the Helmut Newton Foundation celebrates its tenth year anniversary. The museum first opened its doors with the exhibitions “Us and Them” and “Sex and Landscapes”, which were selected by Helmut Newton shortly before his death. Now, ten years later, foundation president June Newton (a.k.a. Alice Springs) has chosen the same combination.

“Us and Them” is a joint exhibition and book project by Helmut and June Newton. A photographic journal of their life together, the project includes self-portraits, at times intimate, reciprocal portraits, as well as photographs of actors, artists, and other prominent figures of the times. Taken during the 1980s and 1990s at separate sittings, the photographs of the international jet set by Helmut Newton and Alice Springs are presented side-by-side in pairs.

The exhibition “Sex and Landscapes” brings together large-format landscapes and nude photographs taken in black-and-white and color between 1974 and 2001. Overclouded seascapes and breaking waves outside Monte Carlo or neo-baroque Madonna figurines in small Italian towns mingle with nudes in glamorous and provocative scenes of erotic obsession, played out by a female cast.
HELMUT NEWTON FOUNDATION
Museum of Photography
Jebensstrasse 2 / 10623 Berlin
info@helmut-newton-foundation.org
http://www.helmut-newton.com
phone +49 30 3186 4856

OPENING HOURS
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Thursday 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.

ENTRANCE FEE
10 € / 5 € concessions

GUIDED TOURS
every Sunday 4 p.m.
phone +49 30 266 42 42 42
fax +49 30 266 42 22 90

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