The Colosseum
"As long as the Colosseum, there will Rome when the Colosseum falls, Rome will also fall, but when Rome falls, the world will fall"

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The Colosseum for free
The following are entitled to free entry to the Colosseum:
  • All citizens under the age of 18
  • Disabled people and their family member or accompanying person belonging to the social and health care services
  • EU tourist guides in the exercise of their professional activity
  • Art History teachers of high school institutions
  • EU tourist interpreters in the exercise of their professional activity
  • Employees of the Ministry for Cultural Heritage and Activities
  • Members of ICOM (International Council of Museum)
  • Members of ICCROM (International organization for conservation of cultural heritage)
  • Students of the schools of: Central Institute of Restoration, Opificio delle Pietre Dure, School for Mosaic Restoration
  • Journalists registered in the national register and journalists from any other country, in the performance of their duties and upon presentation of a suitable document proving the professional activity carried out
  • Groups of public and private schools in the EU, accompanied by their teachers by reservation
  • teachers and students of the faculties of Architecture, Conservation of cultural heritage, Education sciences and degree courses in Literature or Literary subjects with archaeological or historical-artistic address of universities and academies of all EU member countries. The ticket is issued to students by showing the enrollment certificate for the current academic year
    The free ticket have to be booked online

    Ria Lussi. Who"s Afraid of Pink ?
    From September 30th to November 13th, Galleria MAC Maja Arte Contemporanea, Via di Monserrato,

    He expresses with lightness and irony, his point of view on the thorny theme of gender equality in the world of contemporary art, exhibiting seventeen ironic self-portraits in acrylic in round format where the adjectives attributed from time to time to the different Rose suggest a key reading of the candid and metamorphic figures that emerge from a refined variation on color.
    Hours : 15:30-19:30 (Tuesday to Friday) 11:00-13:00 - 15:00-19:00 (Saturday)

    Unnamed road by Jungjin Lee
    From 24 September to 12 November,Istituto Culturale Coreano , Via Nomentana, 12

    Collects a series of shots that tells the disputed territories between Israel and Palestine. Jungjin Lee"s photographic work has focused in particular on the road connecting the cities of the West Bank. The artist suspends all judgment regarding political events and the Arab-Israeli conflict, to concentrate instead on the geophilosophical and aesthetic aspects, drawing an inner map that will give rise to a further awareness of herself and her work and will highlight her personal vision of the landscape as a place of mind and sensitivity.
    Hours : From 10:00 to 18:00 (Monday to Friday)

    Free walking tour: Trastevere, Isola Tiberina and Jewish Ghetto
    To discover some historic districts of the city, where time seems to stand still.
    Trastevere, ancient area of ??residence of the Etruscan population on the right bank of the Tiber. Crossing the river you will stop on the Tiber Island before reaching the Jewish quarter, where Rome still hosts the oldest Jewish community in the diaspora. Strolling through the narrow alleys of the district will allow you to jump back in time when the area was considered one of the poorest and most unhealthy in the city although not without evidence of a glorious past. After the period of imprisonment, subsequent emancipation and persecutions, the district has in fact turned into one of the trendiest areas of the capital, frequented by both tourists and Romans attracted by the many restaurants that serve the characteristic dishes of Jewish-Roman cuisine.
    Duration of the tour: 2 hours and 30 minutes

    Booking (The reservation is free and only serves to book and join the group, once the tour is over you decide how much to pay. )

    Seeds Want Well: Alberta Piazza and Sergio Vecia
    From 9 to 25 October, Ex Cartiera Latina, Via Appia Antica, 42

    They tend, with their artistic research, to recover a unity with the primordial part of the universe, with the cycles of the earth and the regenerative capacity of life. Sergio Vecia re-elaborates his discoveries through the photographic medium: observes with amazement, fascinated by mysterious and ineffable presence and the enigmas of almost alien and alien forms. Alberta Piazza knows the passing of the seasons, the life that dies and regenerates itself: with her own hands she caresses its preciousness and inevitability for survival, at every rising and disappear of the sun.

    Napoleon last act. Exile, death, memoryUntil January 9, 2022, Museo Napoleonico di Roma , Piazza di Ponte Umberto I
    The exhibition of the Museum intends to illustrate the events of the Emperor"s exile and death in Sant"Elena through an evocative visual story, built through prints, watercolors and sculptural effigies.The exhibition is divided into four sections and consists of approximately 85 pieces.The exhibition enhances the relevant nucleus of objects. These are precious snuff boxes, board games, refined fabrics and clothing used daily by Napoleon during his last exile: memories, therefore, endowed with extraordinary historical and symbolic value.
    Hours : From 10:00 to 18:00 (Tuesday to Sunday)
    Last admission half an hour before closing

    Ave Crux, Spes Una: Joseph Pace
    From 14 September to 31 October, Pantheon, Piazza della Rotonda

    These are 12 works by the artist made with salvaged and recycled industrial objects, such as crucifixes, miscellaneous pearls and bijoux, mostly vintage, that the artist searches all over the world. With these works Joseph Pace wants to recall the attention to the values ??of spirituality, today the last bastion, according to the artist, of human freedom. An intense path of style and grace, created with a refined and aesthetic language.

    Via Veneto Contemporanea: Open-air exhibition of works by Erwin Wurm
    From 25 September to 14 November, via Veneto

    Yesterday the set of films that helped to create the collective imagination, today, the theater of contemporary art interventions: the road of the Dolce Vita is once again a great protagonist of the cultural scene between art and cinema. Today via Veneto confirms itself as a creative space, thanks to a rich calendar of events, conceived to enhance its history and to discover the ferments of the present, thus projecting its scenery, its atmospheres, its suggestions into tomorrow.

    In a waxy silence: Solo exhibition of the artist Giuseppe Tabacco
    From September 24th to October 31st, Villa di Massenzio , Via Appia Antica, 153

    It offers a circular path marked by 7 bowls made of natural beeswax containing lentils, barley, honey, dried olives, red wine, spelled and raw wool. These elements aim to chromatically and plastically define the architectural layout of the Mausoleum of Romulus, whose octagonal plan is marked by the niches that open on the walls (one for each wall, except the access one): in each of the niches there is a Shiny and transparent, the seven containers shaped by Tobacco are small places of inclusion and material mixing, and therefore of welcome and hospitality, which direct reflection on the horizon of the present, on the relationship of participation and union.
    Hours : From 10:00 to 16:00 (from Tuesday to Sunday)
    the ticket office closes half an hour before

    Maurizio Foglietti: art exhibition
    From 8 to 14 October, Galleria d"Arte ART G.A.P , Via San Francesco a Ripa, 105 / a

    Sensitive and refined artist who has made the watercolor technique his poetic style. In the artist"s works the impalpable and rarefied atmospheres suggest an evanescence of the contours, a total immersion in a nostalgic past that fades as it you cross. Classical and classical subjects are combined with the natural element, almost a stage on which to project the passage of man and the construction of distant eras.
    Hours : From 16:00 to 19:30 (from Mon to Sat)
    17:00 to 19:30 (Sunday)

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