Barrística is the Art in clay, expression that includes figurative modeling and pottery, with deep traditions in Portugal. Examples of it are Galo de Barcelos, or the phallic potery of Caldas da Rainha. Also the figurines of Estremoz (which has recently been classified by UNESCO as World Intangible Cultural Heritage) have strong foundations since the 18th century, Many contemporary Portuguese artists explore new expressions in this continuity. Tiago Cabeça is one of the most awarded, artists, in this art form in Portugal. Aldeia da Terra - the most caricatural village of portugal, besides being classified as Cultural Interest project by the Ministry of Culture, is a tribute to this centenary Portuguese art, in the form of a comic strip in clay in three dimensions. Sensitive, irreverent and full of good humor. This visit and modeling baptism, specialy for children and familys its a simple but unique memory and experience.
- Duration: 45 minutes
- Free Cancellation