Counter-tour: Ludwig Engel’s Cut

Event, in English, Main galleries, 4 October 2018, 6:30pm

Ludwig Engel presents an alternative reading of the exhibition Utopie Radicali: Florence 1966–1976 that tries to understand why we’re so intrigued by these architects today. Perhaps it has something to do with their visual techniques and media strategies, their use of collective forms in an unstable political climate, or their embrace of technology as a progressive tool?

Counter-tours propose critical, subversive, and alternative visions of an exhibition through encounters with the perspectives of special guests who are equipped with a projector to digitally add objects and a black cloth to remove existing objects from the galleries. Engel is a futurist and urbanist who teaches strategy and futurology at the University of Fine Arts Berlin and architecture at the Technical University Berlin.

Attendance to this event is free and open to all. Please RSVP to rsvp@cca.qc.ca.

The CCA offers free, fully-insured, pop-up play sessions for children three years old and up who can use the washroom independently, in collaboration with The Lion and The Mouse. If you would like to bring children, please indicate so when you RSVP.

Utopie Radicali: Florence 1966–1976 is organized by the Fondazione Palazzo Strozzi, Fondazione CR Firenze and Osservatorio per le Arti Contemporanee, Florence.

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