imposing its rust on everything,
arthrosis conquering the hinges
and the spirals from
like in an old hardware warehouse.
Bernardo Pinto de Almeida has a natural capacity for weaving a cloth so that the poem reveals itself as if a picture of a living body on a canvas of words and images.' (Guy Barker, British poet, 1964-2009)
Bernardo Pinto de Almeida, art historian and critic, lives in Porto. He is a Professor in the Arts Faculty of the Porto University.
Poetry books since 2000:
e outros poemas (2002), sem título, A sétima face (2002), Depois que tudo recebeu o nome de luz ou de noite (2002), Hotel Spleen (2003), Marin (2003), segunda pátria (2005), A Noite (2006), Cinematógrafo (2007), Negócios em Ítaca (2011)