Franco Purini and Laura Thermes – Eurosky Tower
Admittance € 4 – free for holders of the myMAXXI membership card while places available, tickets to be picked up by 11.15 on the day of the event
Six leading architects talk about the skyline of contemporary Rome in a cycle of discussions mid-way between conferences and interviews, shedding light on the architecture built in Rome in recent years.
The new TAV Tiburtina station, il Eurosky Tower skyscraper, la new Italian Space Agency Building, the Hertziana Library, the Bridge of Science and the EUR Conference Centre will be presented to the general public by the people who designed them. Paolo Desideri, Franco Purini, Gianluca Peluffo, Juan Navarro Baldeweg, Maximiliano Pintore and Massimiliano Fuksas talk about the projects, the stories, the builds and the secrets of the works that have already changed the face of the city, transforming it into a contemporary metropolis.
Saturday 12 May, 11.30
Franco Purini and Laura Thermes
Saturday 3 March | Paolo Desideri – New Roma Tiburtina High Speed Station
Saturday 14 April | Alfonso Femia and Gianluca Peluffo – Nuova sede Agenzia Spaziale Italiana
Saturday 28 April | Gianluca Andreoletti, Maximiliano Pintore, Stefano Tonucci – Ponte della Scienza
Saturday 5 May | Juan Navarro Baldeweg – Refurbishment of the Hertziana Library, Rome
Saturday 12 May | Franco Purini and Laura Thermes – Eurosky Tower
Saturday 26 May | Massimiliano Fuksas – New EUR Conference Centre