Friday 20 May 2016 ore 18:00 - 19:30

Archaeology of a dream

MAXXI Auditorium – admittance free subject to availability of places

Italy’s committment to the protection and safeguarding of international cultural heritage

A round table on the occasion of the exhibition Rinascere dalla bellezza. La contemporaneità delle antichità mesopotamiche (MAXXI, Spazio D, through to 22 May 2016)


Antonia Pasqua Recchia General Secretary MIBACT
Giuseppe Marseglia Commander, Nucleo Carabinieri di Tutela del Patrimonio Culturale (TPC), Venice
Daniele Morandi Bonacossi Professor of Archaeology and History of Art of the Ancient Near East, Department of the Histroy and Conservation of Cultural Hertiage, University of Udine
Massimo Vidale University of Padua
Franco D’Agostino Docente di Assyriology, Department of Oriental Studies, La Sapienza University, Rome


Duilio Giammaria journalist, writier and television presenter


Mario Giro Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation