“Utopia/Dystopia” exhibition at MAAT Lisbon

Utopia/Dystopia is the first “manifesto exhibition” in MAAT’s new building. Establishing a dialogue with the site-specific commissions at the museum’s Oval Gallery, these group shows present side by side works of artists and architects who, in their respective fields, have produced insights and critical reflections on crucial themes of our times.

 

Cao Fei (SL avatar: China Tracy). RMB City: A Second Life City Planning. 2007-2011. Video © Cao Fei

Cao Fei (SL avatar: China Tracy). RMB City: A Second Life City Planning. 2007-2011. Video © Cao Fei

 

Following its official opening on October 5, 2016, the new MAAT kunsthalle reopens to the public on March 22, 2017, with two major exhibitions that take up the whole building: Utopia/Dystopia—A Paradigm Shift, curated by Pedro Gadanho, João Laia and Susana Ventura—and Order and Progress by Mexican artist Héctor Zamora, curated by Inês Grosso. (more…)