Members in Lisbon, Portugal
EGEAC Management of Facilities and Cultural Animation Enterprise, Lisbon, Portugal
EGEAC is a Lisbon Municipality’s public enterprise. Our main social object is to manage and preserve cultural heritage, as well as Theatres and Cinemas that belong to Lisbon City Hall; production of cultural actions and events, including festivals, shows, Festas de Lisboa (Lisbon Festivities with over 800.000 attendances), street events and other acts of the same nature.
Our main objective, is to be the leader company on the cultural development front of the city.
The main cultural equipments/activities managed by EGEAC are:
Castle of São Jorge: 967.225 visitors
Monument to the Discoveries: 131.775 visitors
Puppet Museum: 28.038 visitors
Fado Museum: 26.692 visitors
Municipal Theatre - Maria Matos : 27.893 visitors
Municipal Theatre - S. Luiz : 51.498 visitors
Cinema - São Jorge: 128.038 visitors
Lisbon Festivities: over 2.000.000 attendances
Pedro Ressano Garcia, Architect
For the last ten years Pedro's attention has been focused on researching the transformation of port cities and waterfront regeneration. After Masters and PhD his research is carried out at TERCUD – Territory, culture and development research centre. In his work in Lisbon, theory and practice are combined in projects of architecture and urban design.