One of Rome’s largest museums, the MAXXI National Museum of 21st Century Art, is showing an interesting exhibition about food, simply entitled FOOD. Dal cucchiaio al mondo (from the spoon to the world). The exhibition’s blurb states that it is ‘An exhibition that tells us about how food crosses, changes and influences the body, houses, streets, cities and the landscape of the entire world’. There are over 50 works by different artists and architects that have been divided into 6 sections mentioned above; body, home, street, city, landscape and world.
The MAXXI Museum is located in the city’s northern district and can be easily accessed by public transport: Metro A, Flaminio stop followed by tram number 2, Apollodoro stop.
Opening times: daily 11:00am to 7:00pm, except for Saturdays, open until 10:00pm and closed Mondays
Date(s): 29.05.15 – 08.11.15. Venue: MAXXI, Via Guido Reni 4/A, 00196 Rome, Italy.