Arata Isozaki, Qatar National Convention Center
Friday 28 September 2018 ore 18:00 - 19:30

Lectures on Borromini.Arata Isozaki. Architectural space of non-linearity

Due to unforeseen circumstances related to architect Arata Isozaki, the event has been cancelled. We apologise for the inconvenience.
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MAXXI Auditorium – entrance € 5
Entrance to 4 lectures € 15 – free for myMAXXI cardholders, with opportunity to book a seat for the first 10 people by writing to and for architects on the professional register*

A series of lectures to celebrate Francesco Borromini 350 years after his death.

Four events with some of the main figures in national and international contemporary architecture to investigate the modernity of Borromini’s thought and work, whose construction and stylistic features have influenced the development of European architecture to the current day.

Architectural Space of Non-Linearity.
From the Church of San Carlo alle Quattro Fontane to the Flux Structure

In the first lecture, Arata Isozaki, leading figure in contemporary architecture, discusses the relation between some of his main works, Borromini’ s Baroque language and the complexity of spaces in Baroque culture.

We can hold a maximum of 100 free seats for architects registered on the ’Ordine degli Architetti di Roma’ (Professional Register of Architects in Rome), with whom MAXXI has activated a partnership. The registration and booking can only be done via the Register’s website under the section ‘Formazione’. For credited architects, there will be a dedicated desk for registration and picking up entry vouchers. Attendance to the conference will entitle architects to 2 professional credits.