Evasion Techniques – Exhibition

04.10.2019 - 06.01.2020

EVASION TECHNIQUES is a moving exhibtion! Subversive strategies and derision of power in the Hungarian avant-garde of the 60s and 70s curated by Giuseppe Garrera, József Készman, Viktória Popovics and Sebastiano Triulzi.

Exhibition promoted by:
Roma Capitale – Department of Cultural Growth
Special Company Palaexpo
National Cultural Fund of Hungary

Organized by:
Palaexpo Special Agency
Ludwig Museum – Museum of Contemporary Art of Budapest
Academy of Hungary in Rome

Drawings, sculptures, photographs, postcards, typescripts, posters, books. Works and documents relating to the activity of a group of Hungarian dissident artists, dating back to the Sixties and Seventies, will be exhibited and collected and placed in safety by the Ludwig Museum in Budapest.

Through the works of Endre Tót, Judit Kele, Sándor Pinczehelyi, Bálint Szombathy, András Baranyay, Tibor Csiky, Katalin Ladik, László Lakner and others, the exhibition will describe the “evasion techniques” put in place by the authors to escape the controls, to stun censorship, to evade power, mock it and leave it banned.

A story of wonderful and moving art, as always are the stories of clandestinity and subterfuge, escape and avoidance.

The exhibition inaugurates a series of exhibition events designed to enhance and deepen the heritage of important contemporary archives.

Highlights of the exhibitions include the following pieces:
– Bálint Szombathy, Lenin In Budapest, 1972-2010 | Ludwig Museum – Museum of Contemporary Art, Budapest
– Sándor Pinczehelyi, Sickle and Hammer 3, 1973 | Ludwig Museum – Museum of Contemporary Art, Budapest

Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 10.00 to 20.00
Friday and Saturday from 10.00 to 22.30
Closed Monday
Entrance is allowed up to an hour before closing

until 20 October 2019, with current techniques of Evasion
Full € 6,00
Reduced € 4,00
Children aged 7 to 18 years € 4.00
Free admission for children up to 6 years
Card Open € 9.50

from 22 October 2019, with ongoing Sublime Anatomie, the mechanical Monsters and Techniques Evasion
Full € 12 , 50
Reduced € 10 , 00
children aged 7 to 18 years € 6 , 00
free admission for children up to 6 years
Card Open € 16 , 00

Location: Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Via Nazionale, 194, Rome
Date: 4 October 2019 – 6 January 2020
Times: See above.
Cost: See above.


Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Via Nazionale, Rome, Metropolitan City of Rome, Italy



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