Crisafulli described an exhibition exchange with the MAXXI
, set for June, as "the icing on the cake.
Perhaps it was due to technical transmission issues--this may have been the first time that sessions were transmitted in streaming video--or perhaps it was because there was a very real in-person conference going on in the Fondazione MAXXI
Since the unveiling of Frank Gehry's titanium-skinned Guggenheim Museum Bilbao in 1997, we've grown accustomed to eye-popping architectural statements, whether in the complex geometry of Herzog & de Meuron's Beijing National Stadium (also known as the "Bird's Nest") or in the precarious cantilevering of Zaha Hadid's MAXXI
National Museum in Rome.
Despues de haber visitado recientemente el archivo del MAXXI
en Roma, donde existe un amplio fondo constituido por escritos, dibujos, cartas y fotografias procedentes del estudio del arquitecto, estoy en condiciones de afirmar que Rossi escribio ese libro y que el manuscrito del mismo se encuentra depositado alli.
Dame Zaha Hadid, DBE, Founder, Zaha Hadid Architects: (Honorary president of the judging committee, non-voting): Internationally known for her built, theoretical and academic work; awarded the Pritzker Architecture Prize (considered to be the Nobel Prize of architecture) in 2004; recent projects include the MAXXI
museum in Rome and London Aquatics Centre, London 2012 Olympics.
Sympathetic to the dynamism of their districts and the high percentage of youth animating them, MACRO and MAXXI
offer the most relevant national and international contemporary artistic expressions while remaining open till late.
itself is a permanent part of the exhibits.
The Etruscans, the Romans, the Byzantines; Renaissance, Baroque and Rococo; Michelangelo, Leonardo, Botticelli, Caravaggio; chiaroscuro, fresco, impasto; Florence, Venice, Rome; the Uffizi, the Sistine Chapel, the Vatican; MACRO and MAXXI
During the final day, winners of individual categories were grilled by an international super jury of Arata Isozaki, Barry Bergdoll, Enrique Norten, Hanif Kara and Kathyrn Gustafson, who finally declared Zaha Hadid's MAXXI
Museum in Rome as the winner of World Building of the Year.
The choice recently made by Rome's administration and Italy's Ministry of Culture with regard to the city museums--, that is, an opening to contemporary art and architecture, for example, through the creation of the MAXXI
(acronym for the Museo delle Arti del XXI secolo), and the renovation of the MACRO (Museo d'Arte Contemporanea di Roma)--may be read as the sign of a cultural rebirth in Rome, and of a growing awareness of its potential for innovation.
With the new offering MAXXI
Mail, all Telecom Italia's customers will have 1 GB of storage a month to check their e-mail while on the move at a cost of EUR4 per month including VAT.
His works have received international acclaim and has been featured in solo shows in Frieze Sculpture Park, London (2017), Leila Heller gallery, Dubai (2016), Centrefold Project, Sazmanab, Tehran (2015), Leila Heller Gallery, New York (2015), Isabelle Van Den Eynde Gallery, Dubai (2011), Late at Tate Britain, London (2009), Shcontemporary, Shanghai, China (2008), Barbican Art Gallery, London, UK (2007), Matthew Bown gallery, London, UK(2007) and a number of group shows and fairs such as Art Basel Parcours (2017), Frieze Sculpture Park (2017, 2015), MAXXI
Museum Roma (2016), Venice Biennial (2015) etc.