Lisboa City Council regrets the passing away of Júlio Pomar

23, May 2018
The painter Júlio Pomar was born in Lisboa on January 10, 1926. He died today at the age of 92.

Júlio Pomar was distinguished with the degree of Doctor Honoris Causa by the University of Lisboa. He is also the only Portuguese painter who, in life, had a work "Classified" by the Portuguese State: the "Almoço do Trolha" recently exhibited in the Museum. In 2016, the artist was honored with the Municipal Medal of Honor, by the Lisboa City Council.