Coisas de Loucos

 

Coisas de loucos by Catarina Gomes (Tinta‑da‑china, 2020), a book about the first Portuguese psychiatric hospital, Miguel Bombarda in Lisbon.
One of the chapters of the book is dedicated to Jaime Fernandes, a former patient at the Hospital, today the greatest exponent of Portuguese Art Brut. The book highlights Jaime artworks from our collection the exhibition “Lusofolia: A Beleza Insensata” and testimonials by collector António Saint Silvestre.