TCI in Portugal

April 4–8, 2017
Island of São Miguel in the Azores, Portugal


For five days, The Creative Independent will be conducting conversations in Ponta Delgada on the island of São Miguel during the Tremor Festival. If you are curious about more of what is going on, or would like to get in touch with us while we are there, please write


In Conversation with The Creative Independent
Em conversa com The Creative Independent

April 6th, Thursday — Teatro Micaelense Salloon 5:30–7pm
Vera Marmelo (photographer, Lisboa)
Circuit des Yeux (singer-songwriter, Chicago)
Sara Cruz (singer-songwriter, Azores)

April 7th, Friday — Teatro Micaelense Salloon 5:30–7pm
Eartheater (Alexandra Drewchin, New York City)
Violet (Inês Coutinho) + Photonz (Marco Rodrigues), Lisboa

In addition to the two public talks, we’ll also be speaking to two artists who live and work in the Azores—Rafael Carvalho, a world-renowned classical musician known for playing the traditional Azorean Viola da Terra, and visual artist Catarina Branco.

Both of these interviews will be offered on the site in both English and Portuguese.