ICAA Annual Conference 1998, Lisbon and Porto (Portugal)

26 years ago

»Portugal, doorway to Europe«

Host: National Palace of Ajuda


Saturday, 23 May 1998

10.00 - 15.00 Registration at the Palace of Ajuda
15.30 Opening Session:
Welcome by President of ICAA
Presentation of programme by the President of ICOM-Portugal
16.00 Working Session
17.45 Coffee Break
18.00 Visit to Museu do Palácio Nacional da Ajuda
20.00 Dinner at Palace of Ajuda

Sunday, 24 May 1998

09.00 Working Session
12:45 Bus to Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian

13.30 Lunch
15.00 Visit to Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian
16.30 Bus to Museu Nacional de Arte Antiga
17.00 Visit to Museu Nacional de Arte Antiga
19.30 "Aperitif"
20.30 Bus to "A Varanda de Lisboa". Dinner

Monday, 25 May 1998

09.00 - 11.00 Working Session
  Textile Panel in Search of its Identity
Irmgard Peter
  The Swedish East Asiatic Company
Lis Granlund
  Silks from Portugal
Hans-Christoph Ackermann
  Items of Portugese Origin from the Collection of the Museum of Applied Arts in Zagreb
Nela Tarbuk
11.00 Coffee Break
11.30 General Assembly
12.45 Bus to Museo do Azulejo
13.30 - 15.00 Lunch at Museo do Azulejo
15.00 - 16.00 Visit of Museo do Azulejo
16.00 Bus to Fundação Espírito Santo Silva
and ar.co. (modern art)
16.30 Visit of F.R.E.S.S. OR ar.co.
17.30 Busses to the Palace of Pena and to a private collection in Cascais

18.30 Visit of the Palace of Pena OR to a private collection in Cascais
20.00 Dinner at a typical Restaurant in Loures

Tuesday, 26 May 1998

09.30 Departure from the Palace of Ajuda to Porto
20.00 Reception in Porto

Wednesday, 27 May 1998

07.50 Walk from hotels to Igreja de Sta. Clara
08.00 - 08.35 Visit of Igreja de Sta. Clara
08.35 Walk to the Cathedral
08.45 - 09.45 Visit of the Cathedral and the Treasury
09.50 View of the stairway of the Bishop's palace
10.00 Working Session, Auditorium, Fundação Guerra Junqueiro
  The Mystic of Gold in Portuguese Church Interiors
Natália Marinho Ferreira Alves, Department of History,
University of Porto
  The Temperature in Portuguese Museums
Fernando António Baptista Pereira, director of Museu do Convento de Jesus, Setúbal
11.20 - 11.45 Break to visit the re-installation of Casa Museu Guerra Junqueiro
11.45 Walk to Ribeira
12.00 Visit of the British Factory House
13.00 - 15.00 Lunch and Visit; Palácio da Bolsa
  Excursions to choose:
  1) Historical Group:
15.00 - 15.30 Visit of Museo S. Francisco
15.30 - 16.50 Departure by bus to Quinta de Villar d'Allen
Visit of the gardens and the house
Guided by Teresa Andresen; University of Aveiro
17.00 Departure to Museu Nacional de Soares dos Reis
17.30 - 20.00 Museu Nacional de Soares dos Reis
Permanent Exhibitions: Soares dos Reis sculpture gallery, Portuguese paintings from 19th and 20th Century. Temporary Exhibitions: Silver in Private Collections
  2) 20th-Century Group:
15.00 - 20.00 Tour to Porto's 20th-Century Architecture
guided by Ricardo Figueiredo, University of Porto
20.00 Bus to dinner, Caves Ferreira, V.N. Gaia

Thursday, 28 May 1998

08.15 Departure by bus to Ponte de Lima
09.00 - 10.00 Visit of Paço de Lanheses
10.00 Departure to Anha
10.20 Visit of Quinta do Paço d'Anha
11.20 Departure to Braga
12.00 - 15.00 Salad Lunch and Visit, Museu dos Biscainhos, Braga
15.00 Departure to Mosteiro de Tibães
15.30 - 17.00 Visit of Mosteiro de Tibães
17.00 Departure to Guimarães
18.00 - 20.00 Visit of Museu Alberto Sampaio, Guimarães
20.00 Departure to Casa de Sezim
21.00 - 23.00 Dinner at Casa de Sezim

Friday, 29 May 1998

  End of the Conference