A fine project is unfolding in Rome at the moment under the curation of our partners at the Forgotten Project! The Nuovo Regina Margherita Hospital will be the spot for the first intervention of this urban art project, that was born to reclaim the value of urban heritage.
The Contemporary Art Museum of Rome MACRO houses the first exhibition devoted to the “Forgotten Project”. Forgotten… (THE EXHIBITION) will be on view from April 13th to May 15th inside the 9A wing of MACRO Testaccio.
Recently the 4th Forgotten Project’s artistic intervention took place in Rome. Previous themes of the project were neglected areas, former factories and little stations. This time the urban art project focused on shut down cinemas in Rome, whose future in uncertain and which have been ‘forgotten’.
From January 18th Portuguese artist Bordalo II will be in Rome for a week to create one of his creatures made out of recycled materials. Old bicycles, tires and colors will be used to set up his artwork. The place chosen is Saint Peter Station which, with 253 trains per day,
Just a few days ago, gipsy boss Vittorio Casamonica’s funeral was celebrated in big Hollywood style in Rome. The body was carried by black horse-drawn carriage, while helicopters threw flower petals from the sky and the Godfather soundtrack played in the background.