Casa S. Roque will present a Contemporary Art Programme that includes the Peter Meeker Collection, with more than 500 works by 35 artists:
Ana Jotta, André Cepeda, Andres Serrano, Ângela Ferreira, Art&Language, Augusto Alves da Silva, Ferran García Sevilla, Francisco Tropa, Franz West, Gerardo Brumester, Ignasi Aballí, Jochen Gerz, Jordi Colomer, Jorge Molder, José Pedro Croft, Julião Sarmento, Katarzyna Józefowicz, Manuel Rosa, Miroslaw Balka, Monika Sosnowska, Paulo Nozolino, Pawel Althamer, Pedro Cabrita Reis, Pedro Calapez, Pedro Casqueiro, Pedro Portugal, Pepe Espaliú, R. H. Quaytman, Richard Serra, Robert Maplethorpe, Rui Chafes, Rui Sanches, Susana Solano, Wilhelm Sasnal and William Wegman.
Casa S. Roque is an 18th century building with an intervention by the historical architect José Marques da Silva, responsible for the projects of S. Bento Railway Station and the National Theater S. João.
The Art Center, located in the Parque S. Roque, will have its own artistic programme, an educational service and cultural activities in the garden.
The 1st Volunteer Programme:
The volunteers of the 1st programme will participate in an unique experience: support the preparation of the Art Center opening, participate in its inauguration and operate in the first months of Casa S. Roque.
A significant opportunity in the acquisition of a specialized professional experience, the participation in cultural events, as well as, the integration of an active, creative and dynamic team.