Greater than the Sum

...begins with a tea party and ends with hard drinking

Mounira Al Solh, Dinosaurs (detail), 2012, five-channel video installation. Photo: Tim Bowditch. Courtesy the artist and Sfeir-Semler Gallery, Hamburg & Beirut

David Roberts Art Foundation (DRAF), London 5 May – 29 July During the past few years Lisbon has emerged as a casually dressed art outpost where experimentation and conviviality are prized over the commerce that dominates suited-and-booted market centres. There curators Luís Silva and João Mourão’s not-for-profit Kunsthalle Lissabon has been welcoming international artists to make work in a sunny, small and affordable city. Their modus operandi seems particularly attuned to the Portuguese capital’s social and economic landscape, foregrounding ‘DIY…

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