MetaMateria - from industry to art: exhibition at FINTECNA

Due to the success and the availability of artists, the exhibition, promoted by Fintecna (CDP Group), will be extended until June 27, 2016

May 12, 2016

Promoted by Fintecna, in collaboration with Gmgprogettocultura, the exhibition can be visited in the Auditorium Via Veneto, Via Veneto 89, Rome.

MetaMateria is a synthesis between art and industry, evidence of a great Italian cultural and economy chapter, spanning half a century.

The metamorphosis the material, its transformation from strictly practical and instrumental into a form that stimulates creativity, aims to analyze the relationship between sculpture and industry through the works and direct testimony of five contemporary artists:

  • Eugenio Carmi
  • Luigi Gheno
  • Beverly Pepper
  • Arnaldo Pomodoro
  • Sinisca.

The exhibition grounds

Fintecna with this new exhibition presents itself as guardian of the values of the public enterprise season in the '50s and' 60s, which was able to recognize the absolute centrality of culture and art.

The Fintecna office, located on Rome’s celebrated Via Veneto, takes the public on a journey through the works of historical and artistic heritage,  of the former Institute for Industrial Reconstruction (IRI).

The CDP Group, the Italian National Promotion Institution, is committed to promoting the development and growth of the country, including the support of art and culture.