Past Exhibitions in Rome

2016

Parmigianino, Turkish Slave (1533)

Correggio and Parmigianino

The Scuderie del Quirinale is part of the Palazzo del Quirinale (Quirinal Palace), which is one the official residences of the President of the Italian Republic. The original function of the Scuderie was that of carriage house and stables of the Palazzo. Nowadays it is … [read more]

Mario Giacomelli, Campagna Marchigiana

Mario Giacomelli

Museo di Roma was founded in 1930 as the first civic museum in the city of Rome. Although the initial aim of the museum was to document the local history and traditions, it is now principally an art museum with a permanent collection, regularly hosting … [read more]

Caravaggio Experience at Palazzo delle Esposizioni in Rome

Caravaggio Experience

Palazzo delle Esposizioni (Palace of Exhibitions) in Rome is the largest interdisciplinary exhibition venue in the centre of Rome with more than 10,000 square meters of space on three floors, including an auditorium and a cinema. It is used for art exhibitions, film festivals, theatre … [read more]

Osvaldo Peruzzi, Aeropittura (1934)

Roma Anni Trenta

The Galleria d’Arte Moderna di Roma Capitale in Rome is the municipal museum of modern and contemporary art. It is specialised in works of the late 19th and early 20th century. The museum’s collection includes over 3.000 works, mainly paintings but also sculptures and drawings. … [read more]

Forgotten… (The Exhibition) at MACRO Testaccio in Rome

Forgotten… (The Exhibition)

MACRO – Museo di Arte Contemporanea di Roma (Museum of Contemporary Art of Rome) is specialised in Italian contemporary art from the 1960s onwards. The museum has two locations: one called Via Nizza and the other Testaccio. The Testaccio location is named after its neighbourhood, … [read more]

Davide Monaldi, Basketball hoop with bird (2013)

Premio Fondazione VAF (VII edition)

MACRO – Museo di Arte Contemporanea di Roma (Museum of Contemporary Art of Rome) is specialised in Italian contemporary art from the 1960s onwards. The museum has two locations: one called Via Nizza and the other Testaccio. The Testaccio location is named after its neighbourhood, … [read more]

Mario Merz, Un Segno nel Foro di Cesare (2003)

Marisa and Mario Merz

MACRO – Museo di Arte Contemporanea di Roma (Museum of Contemporary Art of Rome) is specialised in Italian contemporary art from the 1960s onwards. The museum has two locations: one called Via Nizza and the other Testaccio. The Via Nizza location houses the main part … [read more]

Banksy, Love is in the Air (Flower Thrower) (2003)

Banksy: War, Capitalism & Liberty

Palazzo Cipolla in Rome is the exhibition space of Fondazione Roma Arte-Musei, a non-profit institution promoting artistic and cultural projects in five different cultural fields: visual arts, poetry, dance, theatre and publishing. The Foundation was established in 1999 and has since organised over 45 exhibitions … [read more]

Barbie, model Superstar (1977) © Mattel Inc.

Barbie – The Icon

Complesso del Vittoriano (Vittoriano Museum Complex) is an exhibition space in the eastern wing of Il Vittoriano, the monument built for Vittorio Emanuele II, the first King of Italy. It regularly hosts exhibitions of international stature. Il Vittoriano celebrates the Father of the Nation and … [read more]

Alfons Mucha, Pierres Précieuse (1900)

Alphonse Mucha

Complesso del Vittoriano (Vittoriano Museum Complex) is an exhibition space in the eastern wing of Il Vittoriano, the monument built for Vittorio Emanuele II, the first King of Italy. It regularly hosts exhibitions of international stature. Il Vittoriano celebrates the Father of the Nation and … [read more]

Ken Domon, Navy graduation ceremony (1944)

Ken Domon

Museo dell’Ara Pacis in Rome has two distinctively different purposes: the first is housing the Ara Pacis of Augustus, and the second is that of space for temporary exhibitions. The Ara Pacis Augustae is an altar dedicated to Pax, the Roman goddess of peace. The … [read more]

Matteo Basilé, Pietra Santa (2016)

Appunti di una Generazione #3

MACRO – Museo di Arte Contemporanea di Roma (Museum of Contemporary Art of Rome) is specialised in Italian contemporary art from the 1960s onwards. The museum has two locations: one called Via Nizza and the other Testaccio. The Via Nizza location houses the main part … [read more]

Ugo Rondinone, Vocabulary of Solitude (2016)

Ugo Rondinone: Vocabulary of Solitude

MACRO – Museo di Arte Contemporanea di Roma (Museum of Contemporary Art of Rome) is specialised in Italian contemporary art from the 1960s onwards. The museum has two locations: one called Via Nizza and the other Testaccio. The Testaccio location is named after its neighbourhood, … [read more]

2015

James Tissot, The Gallery of HMS Calcutta (Portsmouth) (1876)

James Tissot

The Chiostro del Bramante in Rome are cloisters from the early 16th century, now used for hosting art exhibitions, conferences and concerts. It is considered to be one of the high points of Renaissance architecture in Rome. The building is part of the complex that … [read more]

Balthus, La Patience (1943)

Balthus

The Scuderie del Quirinale is part of the Palazzo del Quirinale (Quirinal Palace), which is one the official residences of the President of the Italian Republic. The original function of the Scuderie was that of carriage house and stables of the Palazzo. Nowadays it is … [read more]

Statue “King of Heaven”, Tang Dynasty (618-907)

Treasures of Imperial China

Museum Palazzo Venezia in Rome (with the official name Museo nazionale del Palazzo di Venezia) is specialised in applied arts. The collection includes paintings, wooden sculptures, ceramics, bronzes, marbles, furniture, silverware, jewelry, tapestries and weaponry, mostly from the Middle Ages and the Renaissance. The collection … [read more]

Edgar Degas, Dancers at the Barre (1905)

Impressionisti e Moderni

Palazzo delle Esposizioni (Palace of Exhibitions) in Rome is the largest interdisciplinary exhibition venue in the centre of Rome with more than 10,000 square meters of space on three floors, including an auditorium and a cinema. It is used for art exhibitions, film festivals, theatre … [read more]

Toulouse-Lautrec, The Passenger from Cabin 54 (1895)

Toulouse-Lautrec

Museo dell’Ara Pacis in Rome has two distinctively different purposes: the first is housing the Ara Pacis of Augustus, and the second is that of space for temporary exhibitions. The Ara Pacis Augustae is an altar dedicated to Pax, the Roman goddess of peace. The … [read more]