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10 MAR 2017 | OPENING OF THE EXHIBITION "JOSÉ PEDRO CROFT: FROM ONE SIDE TO THE OTHER"
On 9 March 2017 the exhibition "José Pedro Croft: From one side to the other". The exhibition features 15 works from the Serralves Collection covering the most relevant periods of José Pedro Croft’s (Porto, 1957)  career, highlighting his fundamental concerns, methodologies and use of materials. The exhibition is organized according to four themes: Monument and Death; Home and Furniture; Mirrors and Glass; Drawing and Engraving. 
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8 MAR 2017 | INAUGURATION OF THE EXHIBITION, "ÁLVARO SIZA VIEIRA: VISIONS OF ALHAMBRA"
On 7 March 2017 the exhibition "Álvaro Siza Vieira: Visions of the Alhambra" was inaugurated at Serralves Library. This exhibition presents the drawings and scale models that the architect produced while conceiving creation of a new access and visitor centre for the Alhambra complex. It offers privileged access to the architect’s creative process.
Photos: Pedro Figueiredo © Serralves Foundation
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24 JAN 2017 | PRESS CONFERENCE TO PRESENT THE 2017 PROGRAMME
In 2017, Serralves will face major new challenges, and will also consolidate a path that has been guided by the capacity to add qualified people and resources, based on the principles of independence, the quality of a national project with an international scope and an ongoing public service mission. Serralves aims to continue to be a unique institution in Portugal, by virtue of its dynamic promotion of contemporary arts and culture.
Photos: Pedro Figueiredo © Serralves Foundation
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10 FEB 2017 | LAUNCH OF THE BOOK, "ESSAYS AND ARTICLES" BY AGUSTINA BESSA-LUÍS
The book, "Essays and Articles", was presented in Serralves Library on February 10. It consists of a compilation of texts by Agustina Bessa-Luís published in different newspapers and magazines. The event was organised in partnership with the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation and included the presence of Lourença Baldaque and José António Saraiva.
Photos: Pedro Figueiredo © Serralves Foundation

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11 FEB 2017 | INAUGURATION OF "COSMOPOLITAN REALISM: AN EXHIBITION ABOUT THE KWY GROUP", IN MAIA
"A Cosmopolitan Realism: An Exhibition About the KWY Group" was inaugurated on February 11, in Maia. The exhibition is based on the cosmopolitan and experimental spirit of the KWY magazine, published between 1958 and 1964. It includes a selection of artist’s publications and books from the Serralves Collection.
Photos: Pedro Figueiredo © Serralves Foundation

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4 FEB 2017 | INAUGURATION OF THE EXHIBITION "PHILIPPE PARRENO: A TIME COLOURED SPACE"
On February 3, 2017 the exhibition "A Time Coloured Space" was inaugurated at the Serralves Museum. This is a major exhibition of the French artist, Philippe Parreno, and his first in Portugal, curated by Suzanne Cotter, the museum’s director. The exhibition occupies all of the Museum’s thirteen rooms, extending over both floors and also including the Auditorium.
Photos: Pedro Figueiredo © Serralves Foundation
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15 MAY 2017 | DEBATE: "THE MEDITERRANEAN: BETWEEN WAR AND DEMOCRACY"
The debate "The Mediterranean: between War and Democracy" was held on May 15 in Serralves Auditorium. The speakers included Tunisian MP Meherzia Labidi and Prof. Álvaro Vasconcelos. This was the final instalment in the Introduction to the Geo-strategies of the Middle East course coordinated by the professor Álvaro Vasconcelos during March and April in Serralves.
Photos: Pedro Figueiredo@Fundação de Serralves
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16 MAY 2017 | SESSION "REMEMBERING PAULO CUNHA E SILVA"
On 16 May, the conference "Remembering Paulo Cunha e Silva" was held in Serralves Auditorium, completing the conference series, "Porto 2001, 15 years later", an initiative organized by the Círculo Dr. José de Figueiredo - Friends of Soares dos Reis National Museum, Porto City Council, the University of Porto and the Serralves Foundation.
Photos: Pedro Figueiredo@Fundação de Serralves
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15 MAY 2017 | VISIT BY THE MINISTER MANUEL HEITOR
After attending the inauguration of Bioblitz, the Minister of Science, Technology and Higher Education, Manuel Heitor, visited the exhibition, "Serralves Collection: 1960-1980" on display in Serralves Museum.
Photos: Pedro Figueiredo@Fundação de Serralves
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15 MAY 2017 | BIOBLITZ 2017 INAUGURATION
This year’s edition of Bioblitz was launched on May 15. The inauguration was attended by representatives of CiBio-InBio, Lipor and the Serralves Foundation, and by the Minister for the Environment, João Pedro Matos Fernandes and the Minister of Science, Technology and Higher Education, Manuel Heitor.
Photos: Pedro Figueiredo@Fundação de Serralves
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12 MAY 2017 | PRESS CONFERENCE "SERRALVES COLLECTION: 1960-1980"
The press conference of the exhibition "Serralves Collection: 1960-1980" was held on May 12. This exhibition consists of works acquired since the collection was created in 1989, highlighting its importance for understanding contemporary art in Portugal.
Photos: Pedro Figueiredo@Fundação de Serralves
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05 MAY 2017 | INAUGURATION - "SPLITTING, CUTTING, WRITING, DRAWING, EATING ... GORDON MATTA-CLARK"
The "SPLITTING, CUTTING, WRITING, DRAWING, EATING ... GORDON MATTA-CLARK" exhibition was inaugurated on 5 May in Serralves. The exhibition is the result of a collaboration between the Serralves Foundation and the Center Canadien d
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28 APR 2017 | INAUGURATION "OF THE SERRALVES COLLECTION IN CHAVES: BODY, ABSTRACTION AND LANGUAGE"
The exhibition, "Body, Abstraction and Language in Portuguese Art: works held on deposit from the Secretary of State for Culture in the Serralves Collection", was inaugurated on April 28 in the Nadir Afonso Museum of Contemporary Art in Chaves. The Minister of Culture, Luis Filipe Castro Mendes, the President of the Serralves Foundation, Ana Pinho, and the Mayor of Chaves, António Cabeleira, attended the event.
Photos: Pedro Figueiredo@Fundação de Serralves
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26 APR 2017 | VISIT BY OFFICIAL SPONSORS TO THE SCULPTURES IN SERRALVES PARK
On April 26, a visit was made by the official sponsors of the Serralves Foundation to the sculptures in the Park – including amazing works by Richard Serra, Claes Oldenburg, Dan Graham, Angelo de Sousa, Alberto Carneiro, Maria Nordman, among others, that have been carefully positioned in the stunning 18-hectare Serralves Park
Photos: Pedro Figueiredo@Fundação de Serralves
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7 FEB 2017 | INAUGURATION OF THE "THE COLLECTION IN CAMINHA: MUSIC AND WORDS"
The exhibition "Music and Words", the first exhibition of the Serralves Collection in Caminha, was inaugurated on February 7. The event included a special session in the Salão Nobre (Main Hall) of the Paços do Concelho (Town Hall), in the presence of Miguel Alves, the Mayor of Caminha and Ana Pinho, President of the Serralves Foundation.
Photos: Pedro Figueiredo © Serralves Foundation