Saturday 10 October 2015, 11:00 - 22:00

XI Day of the Contemporary

Once again this year MAXXI will be participating in this great event dedicated to contemporary art and its public

Promoted by AMACI, the Association of Italian Contemporary Art Museums, the Day of the Contemporary is now in its 11th edition.
The museum will be open free of charge for the entire day.

What’s happening on the day…

MAXXI COLLECTION. FREE AND PERMANENT
From Saturday 10 October, MAXXI will be opening on a permanent basis its own collection which will be free to visit for everyone from Tuesday to Friday. In Gallery 4, on the museum’s first floor, the works from the collection will be exhibited on rotation, starting with this first display of over 30 works of art and 21 architectural projects.

FREE GUIDED TOURS Sold Out!
AT 11:30 AM, 12:00 AM, 5:00 PM, 6:00PM
Visitors may take part in the hourly free guided tours by writing to edumaxxi@fondazionemaxxi.it

LA CASA DI ROMA by PEDRO CABRITA REIS
The MAXXI piazza will be housing the work by the Portuguese artist, a structure adopting the constructional principles of a primordial architecture.
through to 10 January 2016

BARKA by SISLEJ XHAFA
The artist’s work brings to the museum the issues associated with contemporary conflict and the migratory exodus.

IN BIBLIOTECA!
EXTRAORINARY OPENING AND READING ROOM
The museum’s library will be open all day, from 11.00 AM to 6.00 PM. Visitors may freely consult a selection of publications regarding the artists and architects in the collection.