Anais Nin


{Neuilly-sur-Seine, 21 February 1903 — Los Angeles, 14 January 1977}


Discover our Executive Anais Nin...


In Torel Avantgarde, the French artist Anais Nin is praised in an Executive room, with a bathtub in the room and the possibility of a double or twin bed.

The writer is represented in the room by the use of the colours green, burgundy and brown, sent from France.


*An extraordinary room category in the most artistic hotel in Porto.

  • Double or twin bed;
  • Bathtub;
  • Occupancy: up to two people;
  • Offer of Nespresso coffee and water throughout the stay.


See our other rooms in the Executive category: Francis Bacon, Joan Miró, Kazimir Malevich, Robert RauschenbergOscar Wilde, Niki de Saint Phalle, Charles & Ray Eames, Janis Joplin, Eileen Gray, Oskar Barnack, Ferdinand Porsche, Alberto Giacometti, Man Ray, Le Corbusier, Nikola Tesla, Astor Piazzolla and Maria Helena Vieira da Silva.

Meet the artist Anais Nin...


Anaïs Nin became famous for publishing personal diaries over an extended period of about forty years, starting when the artist was twelve.

Lover of Henry Miller, she only allowed her diaries to be published after the death of her husband Hugh Guiler.

Influenced by psychoanalysis, her narratives and novels were full of erotic content.


Main artworks:

  • Delta of Venus;
  • Henrique and Jane;
  • Anais Nin's diary;
  • Small birds;
  • House of Incest;
  • A spy in the house of love;


Artistic current: Surrealism and Eroticism.


“We don't see things as they are, we see things as we are.” - Anais Nin