Conversation with the author: Ara H. Merjian in conversation with Elena Pontiggia

Wednesday 17 October 2018

On Wednesday, October 17 at 6:30pm Fondazione Cirulli inaugurates the conversation series with the authors of the essays in the UNIVERSO FUTURISTA exhibition catalogue.

The first meeting will feature Professor Ara H. Merjian, Art Historian from New York University and author of "Spazio Ambiente" and "Corpi in movimento". He will be joined by Art Historian Elena Pontiggia, faculty member of the Accademia di Brera and Politecnico di Milano.

They will discuss the Futurist themes of speed and movement, not only in material terms but also in their spiritual and philosophical declinations. The discussion will move from Umberto Boccioni to Bruno Munari, touching upon Renato Bertelli's Profilo Continuo and "Second Generation" Futurism.

To follow, aperitivo in Fondazione at 7:30pm.
Cockatil partners: Pasticceria Laganà and Tenuta Bonzara 

Free entrance - reservation strictly recommended

Due to logistics, it will not be possible to visit the exhibition during the event.