Highlights – Visions at MAXXI | ITSLIQUID

Highlights – Visions at MAXXI

Art | May 13, 2016 |

Highlights - Visions at MAXXIImage courtesy of MAXXI

Highlights – Visions at MAXXI

This exhibition prompts a dialogue among the selected works of Italian and international artists and architects present in the MAXXI collection around the theme of vision, that is, the capacity to see objective reality and transfigure it in a subjective dimension. Perceptions, intuitions and utopias are the instruments artists such as Sou Fujimoto, Michelangelo Pistoletto, Paolo Soleri, Luca Vitone, Franz West and Chen Zhen use to present us their ideas about the world and about how to change it.

 

Highlights - Visions at MAXXIImage courtesy of MAXXI

 

Brilliant visionaries, anticipatory, destabilizing artists and contemporary architects with their very personal way of looking at and interpreting reality are able to shift our point of view and to lead us to a deeper understanding of what surrounds us. They draw inspiration from a continual need for transformation, while different their poetics share a tension towards a renewed reality in which nature and artifice coexist in harmony. The Highlights cycle is the opportunity to start a dialogue between selected works of artists and architects, on specific themes that will change from one exhibition to the next.

 

Highlights - Visions at MAXXIImage courtesy of MAXXI

 

This first exhibition is dedicated to the visions of internationally acclaimed artists and architects. By vision we mean the ability to see the objective reality and transfigure it into a personal dimension: perceptions, intuitions and utopias are the instruments artists use to present us their ideas about the world and about how to change it. Their points of view, the philosophies that inspire them – may they be Oriental or Western, materialistic or spiritual – all reveal the wish to find a new connection, through the merging of “nature” and “artefact”, with a renewed world where we may live in perfect harmony.

 

MAXXI, Rome
Highlights – Visions
Until June 4, 2016

 

more. fondazionemaxxi.en

 

Are you an artist, architect, designer? Would you like to be featured on ITSLIQUID platform? Send an e-mail to info@itsliquid.com or fill the form below

RELATED POSTS


Ozio

Design | June 18, 2021

Ozio is a brand born from the creativity of Piero Quintiliani, a designer who has been active since 2002 in providing consultancy to brands that operate internationally. Ozio is a small revolution, a project that aspires to lead people to rediscover the precious gestures and small actions that qualify free time and moments of relaxation. Read more


BORDERS ART FAIR 2021 |…

Calls | June 18, 2021

ITSLIQUID Group, in collaboration with Venice Events and ACIT Venice - Italian-German Cultural Association, is pleased to announce the open call for FRAGMENTED IDENTITIES, second appointment of BORDERS - Venice International Art Fair, that will be held in Venice, at THE ROOM Contemporary Art Space from July 12 to August 01, 2021, at Palazzo Albrizzi-Capello from July 13 to August 01, 2021 and in other prestigious venues and historical buildings. Read more


FEEDBACK RELEASE: BARCELONA CONTEMPORARY

Events | June 13, 2021

ITSLIQUID Group, is proud to announce the great success of the first edition of BARCELONA CONTEMPORARY ART FAIR 2021, held in Barcelona, at Valid World Hall Gallery from June 03 to June 20, 2021, with the extraordinary participation of more than 50 artists coming from all over the world. Read more


Inbal Hoffman: Mundane Heights

Art | June 11, 2021

Inbal Hoffman was born in Haifa in 1973 and did her Master's degree in Fine Arts at Jerusalem's Bezalel Academy. Beginning as a designer and illustrator, she came to focus on sculpture and installation art. In recent years, her work has been featured in solo and group shows in Israel and abroad. "Mundane Heights" is Hoffman's first exhibition at the Israel Museum. Read more


Sign up for our Newsletter.

Enter your email to receive our latest updates!