A destination suitable for all lovers of contemporary art. In the heart of Rome, where anyone can enjoy a wealth of knowledge and creativity typical tour of Pastificio Cerere for over 30 years.The goal of the foundation of the same name is to disseminate this heritage as much as possible by divulging contemporary art in Italy and abroad. All this through exhibition, to be presented from time to time always referred to contemporary art, known and less known.
For lovers of contemporary art
What characterizes the Pastificio Cerere in the field of contemporary art is the diversification of the proposal. An expressive variety that varies from painting to sculpture to videos, photographs, and installations. All this through single or collective exhibitions and with particular attention to young artists and new forms of contemporary art.
The foundation has been active in Rome since 2005 in the spaces of what was once the Pastificio Cerere, a former pasta factory built in the early 1900s and survived until after the Second World War. A passage that was directed, carried out directly by the artists who revolved around the San Lorenza district, which has always been the cradle of new artistic trends.
Visit to the Pastificio Cerere in Rome
A tour at the Pastificio Cerere in Rome, in the San Lorenzo area near the Termini station, is an experience recommended to contemporary art lovers; as for travelers wishing to discover alternative places and to live particular experiences.
The foundation is now a point of reference in the Roman artistic scene and often hosts exhibitions of all kinds; so much of famous artists as of emerging young people. To make the place famous, at the end of the 80s, the well-known art critic Achille Bonito Oliva with the exhibition Ateliers that opened to the public the spaces of the Pastificio Cerere building where until then the artists lived and stayed.
A feature that is still present today, as it houses several artists’ studios, fashion ateliers, graphic and communication studios. This is why a visit to the Pastificio Cerere di Roma is a total immersion in an atmosphere of great artistic and cultural impact, not just for contemporary art lovers. The foundation over the years has, in fact, wanted to affirm its role as a point of reference and a place open to the city, to artists and architects of various associations, to students and art lovers, to institutions of each country.