“The Ancient in the Modern. Italian Sculpture of the Thirties”

Libero Andreotti "Africo and Mensola"  (1932-33) fusion in bronze and marble.
11/09/2012 - 30/03/2013

On 11 September 2012, the Special Superintendency for the Archaeological Heritage of Rome, in collaboration with the Superintendency for the National Gallery of Modern Art of Rome, inaugurated the exhibition “The Ancient in the Modern. Italian Sculpture of the Thirties”, which is staged within the evocative space of the Octagonal Hall of the Baths of Diocletian, seat of the historical Planetarium.

Francesco Messina "Boy at the Sea" (1934) bronze. Galleria Nazionale di Arte Moderna, Roma.
Opening times: 

From 9.00 to19.30, closed on Mondays. Last admission one hour before closing time.


Full price € 10, reduced € 6,50, valid for 3 days at the 4 seats of the National Roman Museum (Baths of Diocletian, Palazzo Massimo, Crypta Balbi, Palazzo Altemps)


tel. +39.06.39967700 www.coopculture.it

Curated By: 
Mariastella Margozzi
Promoted By: 
Soprintendenza Speciale per i Beni Archeologici di Roma. Soprintendenza alla Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Roma.
Electa per la SSBAR Gabriella Gatto tel. +39.06.47497462 press.electamusei@mondadori.it Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Moderna Maria Mercede Ligozzi tel. +39.06.3229-8212/8328 mariamercede.ligozzi@beniculturali.it s-gnam.uffstampa@beniculturali.it