Francesco Urbano Ragazzi

Miltos Manetas
Towards the existential computing

MAXXI, Roma
May 8 – May 15 2018

Four days of meetings with artists, intellectuals, writers and curators around Miltos Manetas’ Internet Paintings.

Miltos Manetas – Towards the existential computing

With large canvases portraying a world populated by selfies, reality observed via Facebook, pornographic images alongside those from the fashion and gossip columns, Miltos Manetas recounts the emotions and the imagery of our contemporary era.
On the occasion of the exhibition “Internet Paintings” at MAXXI | Museo nazionale delle arti del XXI secolo, various exponents from diverse areas of contemporary culture in an open debate over the issues brought to light by the show.

 

Program

– Tuesday, may 8th
h 12:12-14:14
THIS IS MY FAVORITE MOMENT IN HUMAN HISTORY
with artist Luca Pozzi
 
h 16:16-18:18
TWO HOURS WITH GAMBOA
with writer Santiago Gamboa

– Wednesday, may 9th
h 11:11-13:13
MILTOS AT CAC BUKOVJE/LANDSKRONA THROUGH THE YEARS
with artists Nina Slejko e Conny Blom.
+ OVEREALITY with artist Priscilla Tea.
 
h 16:16-18:18
DOS FRANCESCOS.
with curatorial duo Francesco Urbano Ragazzi

– Thursday, may 10th 
h 11:11-18:18
NORA’S TAGS & OVERLOADS
with artist Nora Renaud
 
h 16:16-18:18
YANIS AND DANAE
with Danae Stratou and Yanis Varoufakis.

– Tuesday, may 15th
h 11:11-13:13
DOMAIN POEMS
with artist Mai Ueda