Tuesday 22 January, 18.30
MAXXI B.A.S.E., Graziella Lonardi Buontempo Hall – admittance free
On the occasion of the exhibition Alighiero Boetti a Roma, MAXXI B.A.S.E. is presenting the second volume published by Electa of the catalogue raisonné of Alighiero Boetti (1940-1994), a hugely inventive and subtly ironic artist who throughout his life conducted complex and varied research.
Speakers Mark Godfrey, Franco La Cecla, Annemarie Sauzeau, Caterina Raganelli-Boetti
Moderator Elena Del Drago
The book deals with a crucial period in the artist’s conceptual peotic: the maps, the postal works, the biro works. These and other pieces made between 1972 and 1979 are the most important he produced and highlight the fundamental aspects of his oeuvre.