Wednesday 14 February 2018, 18:00 - 19:30
Blackout. A constantly-changing planet.

Allora & Calzadilla and Telmo Pievani

MAXXI Auditorium – admission free thanks to the support of ENEL, main partner of the exhibition, subject to availability of places
myMAXXI cardholders may reserve the first 10 places by writing to mymaxxi@fondazionemaxxi.it by the day before the event

On the occasion of the inauguration of their exhibition Blackout, the Puerto Rican artistic duo Jennifer Allora & Guillermo Calzadilla, the main protagonists of Gravity. Imagining the Universe after Einstein, will be in dialogue with the philosopher and evolutionist Telmo Pievani. They will be establishing a connection between the two exhibitions, reflecting on some of their common themes and analysing the ever-increasing impact of climate change on Earth as well as the consequences of human action on future transformations of the planet.

Introduced by
Giovanna Melandri President, Fondazione MAXXI

Speakers
Allora & Calzadilla artists
Telmo Pievani philosopher and epistemologist

Moderated by
Hou Hanru Artistic Director, MAXXI