Ninth Day of the Contemporary


Saturday 5 October

This year too MAXXI is participating in what will be the ninth edition of the Day of the Contemporary, a major event devoted to contemporary art and its public promoted by AMACI.

Saturday 5 October free admittance to the museum from 11.00 to 22.00
- last entry permitted at 21.00 – and numerous events throughout the day, also free.

ore 11.00-13.00
The breath of energy. Lorenzo Amurri / Angela Volpini
MAXXI Auditorium
the latest in the series ENERGY. Lectures on the energies moving the world

ore 12.00-18.00
Uemon Ikeda. Aerial architectures: lines, wires, web net
MAXXI Piazza
A great red spider’s web, made of wool and silk, will cloak the museum piazza.

A project in collaboration with Studio Marta Bianchi. With the patronage of the Italy Japan Foundation and the Institute of Japanese Culture.

ore 17.00
Massimo Grimaldi. Emergency’s Paediatric Center in Port Sudan supported by MAXXI
A work that will come to life at the heart of MAXXI, on the third floor, visible from the hall’s suspended walkway.

Tatsuo Ikeda, Architetture aeree: linee, fili, web net, Roma, piazza del Campidoglio, foto di Filippo Romano

AMACI has chosen the artist Marzia Migliora to create this year’s keynote image: a photograph entitled Acqua Micans.

Go to the AMACI Association of Italian Contemporary Art Museums