MAXXI collectionWhat a Wonderful World
The visionary gaze of the artists evokes our time, full of uncertainties and challenges, but also multiple human and technological possibilities of great evolutions and pushes towards the future.
For six years Sebastião Salgado travelled in the Brazilian Amazon, photographing the forest, the rivers, the mountains and the people who live there.
artist's houseCasa Balla
Following the great success of the MAXXI exhibition, the extraordinary Futurist house in Rome in which Giacomo Balla lived and worked from 1929 until his death in 1958 continues to be open to the public.
GOOD NEWSwomen in architecture
The anthropological change of the architectural profession from the twentieth-century stereotype of the charismatic grandmaster to the growing presence of women, collectives and studio couples.
NatureMario BottaSacred and profane
With the Nature cycle MAXXI presents significant research in contemporary architecture, inviting the authors to talk about themselves through the installation of one of their exhibitions.
Daido Moriyama with Shomei TomatsuTOKYO REVISITED
Describing themselves as 'stray dogs running through the city while unconsciously looking around', the two artists take pictures of everyone who moves in front of them.
Gianni Berengo GardinThe eye as vocation
The humans and their social space in the concrete and analogue nature of the reportage photography and social investigation's master.
The Independent Wall
On the occasion of MAXXI's tenth anniversary, the Museum celebrates six years of The Independent, a research project dedicated to independent thought and practice.
Ugo Ferranti ArchiveRome 1974 - 1985
A moment rich in characters and ferment, when the drive for political and social renewal and the new cultural openings were closely intertwined with the world of art.
The IndependentNumero CromaticoSuperstimolo
A project room conceived to show the public not only works of art but also a particular approach to artistic research.
Nedko SolakovA Cornered Solo Show #2
Through storytelling, the artist creates a dialogue between drawing, writing and the environment, to recount intimate experiences and thoughts between reality and fiction.
Pascale Marthine TayouBrainforest
A tree in the centre of a fountain represents nature blooming from the heart of the eternal city, like mangroves in the waters of Borneo.
8th editionGraziadei Award for PhotographyNicola Di Giorgio, Rachele Maistrello
The two projects offer unprecedented perspectives and narratives on the human/nature relationship, linking traditionally unrelated elements through the conceptual framework of the archive.
III edizionePremio italiano di Architettura
La mostra presenta i progetti dei finalisti del Premio al miglior edificio, il Premio alla carriera e il Premio al miglior giovane progettista.
videogalleryIl Ragazzo con la Leica60 anni d'Italia nello sguardo di Gianni Berengo Gardin
Il documentario racconta 6 decenni di storia italiana attraverso le immagini del fotografo ripercorrendo la genesi degli scatti nei luoghi in cui sono stati realizzati.
MAXXI BVLGARI PRIZE 2022
MAXXI and Bvlgari together for young contemporary art. Alessandra Ferrini, Silvia Rosi and Namsal Siedlecki are the finalists in the third edition.
TechnoscapeThe architecture of engineers
The story of the relationship between structural engineering, whether vernacular or avant-garde, and the invasion of technology into our operating and living spaces.
InGenioVisionary ideas from the Archive
A selection of all that can be found in the visionary papers of 20th century Italian engineers such as Pier Luigi Nervi, Sergio Musmeci and many others.
Pier Paolo PasoliniTutto è Santo
The exhibition tackles the theme of sacrality seen from different angles, following different but complementary paths through the exhibition spaces of Palazzo Barberini, MAXXI and Palazzo delle Esposizioni.