Article by: DESIGN
Text: Rui Beato | Illustrations and Design: Silva Nuno
There are feelings that inhabit us, are part of life,
that space filled between encounters and farewells,
arrivals and departures.
This is one of those stories, the dawn of
SAUDADE, the most vivid Portuguese word in the world.
Probably the most particular in each one.
A book dedicated to all those who feel the effects of SAUDADE.
«“A Saudade” is a children's book (for kids and adults) that tells an episode between a father and a daughter in a vintage, homely and tender environment. It intends, through a poetic and metaphorical language, to illustrate this feeling that inhabits us, honoring this very Portuguese word. The story serves to help younger readers create visual images that demystify the subjectivity of a poetic narrative. There is, throughout the whole book, an intimate connection between the text and the illustrations, so that the scenarios, also pure metaphors, can transport us through the images created by a father who plays with words, to a global universe. and affective. The language, fun, but with a great deal of implicit melancholy, directs the reader to a highly sentimental outcome, which is up to each one to interpret in their own way. In each presentation of A saudade, the authors (Rui Beato and Silva Nuno) recreate the setting of the story in 3D [the house] using puppets that represent the characters and allowing the public to observe the relationship between them with surprising notes… »
TEXT: RUI BEATO
ILLUSTRATION & DESIGN: SILVA NUNO
Production: There were so many times
Binding: Hard cover
Dimensions: 235x235x10 mm
Indicated for all those who feel the effects of nostalgia.
From children to adults.
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+ €1.5 shipping costs (up to 3 books)
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