Portugal, 1968


Paulo Brighenti lives and works in Lisbon.
An important Portuguese painter of his generation, and with great recognition at the level of institutions, Paulo Brighenti has exhibited since the 1990s.
As artist with a solid career and national and international success, he has presented his work in renown museums, as e.g. Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Carmona e Costa Foundation, MAAT, MEIAC and Nassjö Konstall Sweden, as well as in galleries and exhibition centers in Lisbon, Porto, Luxemburg, Paris and New York.
The work of the artist is present in major institutional collections like, among others: Serralves Museum, Porto; MAAT, Lisbon; Museum Gulbenkian-Modern Collection / Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon; Banco de España, Madrid, ES; CGAC, Santiago de Compostela, ES; António Cachola Collection, Elvas; Carmona e Costa Foundation, Lisbon; PLMJ Collection, Lisboa; Ilídio Pinho Foundation, Porto; Foundation Museum Arpad Szenes – Vieira da Silva, Lisbon.