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Near to the sea - Lisbon


day 1 - Mo  
  • Arrival, meeting each other, On the hill facing the city and the River
2 - Tu mo Introduction: Chain and course theme
Facing the past
af On the way to the Sea
3 - We mo The Portuguese and the Sea: To the East
4 - Th mo Land and Sea
  • Departure from the hotel and bus to Sintra
  • Sintra Vila Velha (Sintra Old Town)
  • Monserrate Palace and Gardens: 19th Century Estate - Melting pot of Portuguese and overseas influences
  • Sintra - Lunch at Lawrence's (Eça de Queiroz)
af To the West
  • Cabo da Roca Lighthouse (Camões: '...where the land ends and the sea begins') - reading coast poetry
  • ... into the Atlantic (Guincho beach)
  • Sunset - Boca do Inferno (the Mouth of Hell)
5 - Fr mo Cultural heritage: Portuguese presence in the world - artifacts
  • Course material production
  • Departure from the hotel and Tram to Alcântara
  • Museu Nacional de Arte Antiga (National Old Art Museum)
    The San Vincente Panel, The Portuguese presence on the coast of Africa, in India, Ceylon, China and Japan. Furniture, ivory sculpture, ceramics, the Namban collection.
  • Parque das Nações
  • Lunch

Facing the future

  • Into the Oceans: Oceanarium
  • Orient: the sea as a metaphor for architecture
  • Walk - Gamalan - Garden - Vasco da Gama Tower
  • Finding metaphors
6 - Sa mo Reflection and evaluation
  • Certification, evaluation, reflection
  • Near to the Sea as a European phenomenon - comparison with other locations (Netherlands, Estonia)
  • Info on Chain and the future
  • Optional (out of the program): Dinner in Alfama quarter and Fado music
7 - Su   Departure


Editor(s): Ana Baptista, Fokko Dijkstra
Latest revision: 5. April 2016 18:02 

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