HORTO AQUAM SALUTAREM

Water Wise Management in Gardens in the Early Modern Period

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Clara Marques, a member of the AQUAProject, received a Fulbright scholarship and continues her research at the Johns Hopkins University.


The AQUA Project Team - HORTO AQUAM SALUTAREM – Effective Use of Water in Gardens of the Modern Age, with the support of FCT, invites to the October edition of the ‘Seminário de Formação Avançada em Jardins, Paisagens e Ambiente´, held at next October 26th, at 4:30 pm, a guided tour, with the aim of presenting Hortas de Lisboa: from the Middle Ages to the 21st Century. Daniela Araújo and Mário Nascimento lead the presentation. Everyone is invited and participation is free.

For more information: hortoaquamsalutarem@gmail.com

see the full presentation:



Short documentary: The Intelligent Use of the Water in Seixal

Short documentary produced as part of the Aqua Project and for the master's thesis entitled The Intelligent Use of the Water in Seixal.

Directed by Patricia Trindade Monteiro (August 2021).

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THE HISTORY OF WATER MANAGEMENT IN THE IBERIAN PENINSULA: BETWEEN THE 16TH AND 19TH CENTURIES

Supported by the Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia under the research projects IF/00322/2014 and PTDC/HARHIS/28627/2017, this work was edited by Ana Duarte Rodrigues, team leader and Principal Investigator of the Project AQUA, and Carmen Toribio Marín, from the Escuela Técnica Superior de Arquitectura de Madrid, Spain.

The work is available at: https://link.springer.com/book/10.1007%2F978-3-030-34061-2#toc

Highlights:

Book release:

O TRIUNFO DOS JARDINS: O PELOURO DOS PASSEIOS E ARVOREDOS DE LISBOA (1840-1900)

Rodrigues, A. D. O Triunfo dos Jardins. O pelouro dos Passeios e Arvoredos de Lisboa (1840-1900). Lisbon: Biblioteca Nacional de Portugal/ Lisboa Capital Verde Europeia 2020. 640 pages.


The work is available at: http://livrariaonline-ebooks.bnportugal.gov.pt/book/o-triunfo-dos-jardins-o-pelouro-dos-passeios-e-arvoredos-de-lisboa-1840-1900/M0K8X0


HORTAS DE LISBOA: Da Idade Média ao século XXI

The catalog of the exhibition “Hortas de Lisboa. From the Middle Ages to the 21st century", which has the participation of Ana Duarte Rodrigues, constitutes a contribution of the Lisbon Museum to the history of the gardens of Lisbon and to the reflection on their future, through topics as current as sustainability, the sovereignty and food security of the city.

Editorial coordination: Daniela Araújo and Mário Nascimento

Language: Portuguese/English

Edition: Lisbon Museum/EGEAC, 2021

Pages: 208

ISBN: 978-989-8763-61-7

The AQUA project was based on the Susbeauty project, both coordinated by Professor Ana Duarte Rodrigues, coordinator of the Interuniversity Center for the History of Science and Technology at the University of Lisbon and editor of the magazine Gardens & Landscapes.