Frontiers as wounds: Italy
Tuesday 19 June, 18.30
MAXXI Auditorium – admittance free
On the occasion of and complementing the exhibition by Doris Salcedo at MAXXI, the Italian magazine of geopolitics Limes, in collaboration with MAXXI B.A.S:E., will be presenting two round tables and an exhibition illustrating, analysing and discussing painful frontiers sharing an affinity with the issues tackled in the Colombian artist’s research.
The seminars will examine the Italian frontiers and those of Europe, providing an opportunity to reflect on conflict, migration and cultural, ethnic and mental confines within the spaces designated by official borders .
The second seminar, devoted to Italian frontiers, will feature the cartographer Laura Canali, the director Limes Lucio Caracciolo, the journalist Yasemin Tasking, the artists Botto and Bruno.