Art on Display 1949-69

Dirk van den Heuvel, Penelope Curtis

Research output: Non-textual formExhibitionProfessional


Marking the 50th anniversary of the Gulbenkian Museum, this exhibition takes as its starting point the display solutions found for the opening of the Museum in 1969. It also recreates different exhibition design ideas created by Franco Albini and Franca Helg, Carlo Scarpa, Lina Bo Bardi, Aldo van Eyck and Alison and Peter Smithson in other countries. Curators: Penelope Curtis (Calouste Gulbenkian Museum) and Dirk van den Heuvel (Jaap Bakema Study Centre/Het Nieuwe Instituut). Location: the Calouste Gulbenkian Museum in Lisbon (8 Nov 2019 - 2 Mar 2020).
Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - 2019
Externally publishedYes


  • Architecture
  • Exhibition design
  • Modern art
  • Architectural History
  • Architectural Theory


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