The Torlonia Marbles. Collecting Masterpieces

14/10/2020 – 29/06/2021
Musei Capitolini, new venue at Palazzo Caffarelli

 

Ninety-six marbles from the Torlonia collection will be on view to the public at a major show in Rome.

The event is the first step of the agreement signed the 15th of March 2016 between the Ministry for the Cultural Heritage, Activities and Tourismand the Torlonia Foundation, and is a result of the institutional agreement subscribed by theDirectorate General for Archaeology, Fine Arts and Landscape and the Special Superintendency of Rome with the Torlonia Foundation itself.

The scientific project for enhancing the collection is entrusted to Salvatore Settis who is curating “The Torlonia Marbles-Collecting Masterpieces” with Carlo Gasparri, both archaeologists and academics of the Accademia dei Lincei. Electa, also publisher of the catalogue, organizes the exhibition. The Torlonia Foundation with the contribution of the maison Bvlgari has restored the sculptures selected. the project to organize the exhibition of the Torlonia Collection in the renovated spaces of the new venue of the Musei Capitolini at Palazzo Caffarelli, restored to life through the commitment and the project of the Superintendency for Monuments and Cultural Properties of Rome is by David Chipperfield Architects Milan.

 

OPENING HOURS: 

From 14 October 2020 to 29 June 2021
Monday – Friday from 9.30 to 19.30
Last admission one hour before closing time

Other SF Events Italy offers include:

  • Guided tour with private guide in English, Italian, French, Spanish and Russian

 

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