If you have time this weekend and you are in Rome, don't miss the chance to visit Pollock and the New York School exhibition at Complesso del Vittoriale, which ends this Sunday, February 24. In the Ala Brasini, fifty works of art from the Whitney Museum of New York will be on show, edited by David Breslin, Carrie Springer and Luca Beatrice.
Great names of artists signed these amazing paintings of American Expressionism: among Pollock, Mark Rothko, Willem de Kooning and Franz Kline are presented in the display. Let be surround yourself with energetic vibes released by these artistic pieces. at the end of the itinerary, you will have the opportunity to make a dripping on your own, thanks to special software.
Complesso del Vittoriano is the huge white monument located at the roundabout of Piazza Venezia and it sides with Via of Fori Imperialii. It was built between 1885 and 1911 to remember Vittorio Emanuele II di Savoia first king of Italy and later on, in 1923 and in 1935 other main functions were added to the structure. Therefore it was reconsidered as the venue of the remains of the Unknown Soldier and a great area to organise blockbuster cultural events.
Besides the American Expressionism exhibition, there also is a second one on Andy Warhol's production.
Open hours are: Mon – Thu: 9.30 - 19.30 Fri - Sat : 9.30 - 22.00 Sun: 9.30 - 20.30