“The utopian city: from the futuristic metropolis to EUR42” exhibition in Rovereto

Part of the celebrations commemorating 500 years since the publication of Thomas More’s “Utopia”, MART Rovereto presents an exhibition showcasing valuable archival materials in the Depero House of Futurist Art.

 

Adalberto Libera, Palazzo dei Ricevimenti e Congresi de all’EUR42 "La Città Utopica" © Mart Museum

Adalberto Libera, Palazzo dei Ricevimenti e Congresi de all’EUR42 “La Città Utopica” © Mart Museum

 

The exhibition will showcase drawings, plans and documents from the collections of the Mart, the Museo Civico Ala Ponzone of Cremona, from the Order of architects, planners, landscape architects and conservators of Bologna, and from the Luigi Saccenti Quirino De Giorgio Archive from Vigonza. These are drawings of artists and architects who, in the early decades of the twentieth century, represented the theme of the city as a privileged place of modernity, of the future, speed and movement. (more…)