July 15, 2016
The Nautical Exhibition “Rio Abaixo-Rio Acima”, organized by the Lisbon City Council (CML) in partnership with the National Sports Museum – IPDJ portrays the history of the Tagus River estuary in its area of commercial navigation, sport, and nautical leisure. In this space, the history and experience of the river are illustrated through some relevant moments in sailing, rowing and swimming activities from the mid-19th century to the present day.
US was invited to collaborate in the creation of concept design and museography as well as in the exhibition global design.
Concept and Museography:
Luís Lapão e Ivone Machado
Ivone Machado [US • United Skills] Project Direction:
Câmara Municipal de Lisboa
Vereador do Desporto Jorge Máximo
Contents and Curatorship:
Ana Semblano e Anne Stroobant
[IPDJ e Museu Nacional do Desporto]
João Pedro Monteiro e Sandra Veiga
Photo Credits: US • United Skills © | Câmara Municipal de Lisboa © | Max Leitner ©