UTOPIA

For this is the truth: I have left the house of the scholars and slammed the door behind me. Too long did my soul sit hungry at their table; I have not been schooled, as they have, to crack knowledge as one cracks nuts. I love freedom and the air over fresh soil; I would… Continue reading

zet gallery: from 2018 to the future

In 2018 we became zet gallery. This was the missing change to the project in which the visual arts are thought and promoted in the context of dstgroup’s cultural backbone. Last year there were six exhibitions in a path which began with the photography of André Castanho Correia (b.1988), Gabriel Tizón (b.1973), Dimitri Mellos (b.1970),… Continue reading

zet gallery

José Teixeira (b.1960) has in engineering his academic and professional base. He is dst group’s Chairman and it is, therefore, difficult to distinguish his patron and collector of contemporary art’s DNA from the philosophy of the holding company that believes that culture is the great factor of differentiation for the economy’s competitiveness and that the… Continue reading

Unless you love / Do not explain

Billie Holiday wrote and Nina Simone sang: Hush now, don’t explain / Just say you’ll remain / Unless you’re mad / Don’t explain. If I could just go back and add, in a whisper: Unless you love / do not explain. Without the impetus of passion, to create explanations is pointless, whose inevitable outcome is… Continue reading