Dancing in September | Arroz Estudios | Cacilhas

We returned at the end of September for the first event of our winter series, and it was a doozy (doozy is still cool, right?). With great décor, tasty food, incredible musicians and stunning artwork, it was one of the best Garden Events so far, or so we’ve been told. Eladio Cardoso and Alexandra Soulfire […]

Clare Kelly

Originally from Leeds and now based in London, Clare Kelly made her way to Garden Collective to deliver a powerful solo performance.

The dog-days of July

The last event in our summer series has come and gone, closing an incredibly good (and incredibly long) series of events that have seen artists from all over the world collaborate at Garden Collective. Big thanks to Arroz Estúdios & Culture Ireland and we’ll see you all in September for more shenanigans. /////// The Dog Days of […]

Mayday, Mayday

Finally, all of the other seasons that aren’t Summer are over and the gardens all over Lisbon are blossoming… including our own! The Sun is back to stay, which is highly attractive for the pasty-skinned Irish nation, and so, we’ve invited over some Irish guests to bask in the heat, turn red, and play some […]

Abril, Águas Mil

Ahhh can you smell it….Yuum yum breath it in deep. Spring is in the air and is there a better time for a bit of Gardening? We think not. All photos by @Eadaoin.mc @eadaoinmccarthyphotography Full Lineup Daniel Galvin (Poetry) Daniel Galvin is a 24-year-old poet from Ballinspittle, Co.Cork. His writing has been published in The […]

Garden’s LockedOff Series: the Who, What and Why

Confining yourself as an artist can be extremely creatively rewarding. After reading an article about the subject, Garden DJ, organiser and filmographer supreme, Senhor Santos, decided to try it. “In films, I have always been drawn towards longer shots (or “oners”) and the multitude of factors that go into making the shot interesting and fluid […]

boy regan // wantuanymore

LockedOff Part Two Garden Collective

The second installment of the “LockedOff” series, following on nicely from Colm K’s track “Beginnings”. The soundtrack comes from Cork artist ‘boy regan’ with his song ‘wantuanymore’ and it is beautifully interpreted by Portuguese dancer Laura Mendes.