Resulting from the challenge launched by the municipality of Silves to André Boto; A photographer of national and international merit, born in Silves, the Igreja da Misericórdia hosts, until September 30, the photographic exhibition «Silves, from Serra ao Mar».
This is a photographic project to revitalize the image of the municipality, which will serve as the basis for the municipality's photographic bank and which covers, in the fifty records collected, a diverse range of photographic types, including architectural photography. and interiors, landscape, photojournalism, among others.
Through this photographic set, the municipality intends to make known, in the true sense of the expression, Silves from Serra to the Sea, «On a journey that takes the visitor to know more about the corners of the mountain, but also about other places that mediate our route to the sea, with
dams, diversified historical heritage, cultural facilities, typical places and streets and some of the main economic activities, so intrinsically related to oranges and Silves wines », says the municipality.