In collaboration with the Ginásio Clube de São Gregório and as a result of their challenge for OSSO to design five days of activities associated with their holiday camps, this activity included workshop proposals from members of the OSSO collective (Nuno Morão, Ricardo Jacinto, and Rita Thomaz) and from Ricardo Ferreira (www.liriumhns.pt).
Artistic Direction: Ricardo Jacinto
Management Direction: Rita Thomaz
Technical Direction: Nuno Morão
Production: Liliana Ferreira
Communication: Júlia Santos
Documentation: Teresa Sampaio
Participant Monitors: Ivo Santos, Laura Santos, Miguel Ângelo Marques, Tatiana Luis, and Sara Mealha
Partnership: SÃO GREGÓRIO GINÁSIO CLUBE
Support: Centro de Apoio Social da Freguesia de São Gregório
Percussion Workshop | July 17, 2023
Workshop by Nuno Morão for children aged 6 to 12.
Percussion workshop. Children in a circle, each with an instrument. Rhythmic exercises, building cells. Adaptation of some exercises from the book “Search and Reflect” by John Stevens.
Building Small Dwellings | July 18, 2023
Workshop by Ricardo Jacinto for children aged 6 to 12.
Experiences in building small, lightweight, and portable dwellings, exploring simple and easily executable construction methods using natural materials collected from the grounds around OSSO.
Handmade Paper Creation | July 18, 2023
Workshop by Rita Thomaz for children aged 6 to 12.
Creation of handmade paper using traditional techniques, recycling various materials, observing and making the most of their characteristics and potentials.
Interpretative Walk and Herbarium Construction | July 19 and 20, 2023
Workshop by Ricardo Ferreira for children aged 6 to 12.
Interpretative walk, collection of plants and materials for the creation of a Nature’s chest and a herbarium. Making bird feeders and a vertical garden using reusable materials.
Exhibition and Community Snack | July 21, 2023
Community snack and display of the works created by the children throughout the week, at the São Gregório Hall.