Museu Marítimo de Ílhavo
The Maritime Museum of Ílhavo



Arquivo digital que documenta as campanhas bacalhoeiras desde o início do século XX


Online release of “The Quiet Man” project by Alexandre Sampaio

Alexandre sampaio site 1 224 100 1 772 9999

Alexandre Sampaio's photographic project, “The Quiet Man” dialogues with the work of the painter and sculptor Cândido Teles, in the representation of Costa Nova do Prado, part of the donation by João Teles to the Maritime Museum of Ílhavo, in 2020. “The Quiet Man”, designation by which the artist was known, is also a pointer to his identity and the work's relationship with this territory where he begins the artistic journey. Now, so iconographic, self-represented and morphologically distinct. “The Quiet Man” will culminate in 2021, with the celebration of the centenaryof  the birth of the local artist.

The project will be launched on August 8, at 15:00, on the Facebook page of the Maritime Museum of Ílhavo (

Integrated in the commemoration of the 83rd Anniversary of the Maritime Museum of Ílhavo