MINISTRY OF CULTURAL HERITAGE AND ACTIVITIES
SPECIAL SUPERINTENDENCY OF ROME FOR ARCHAEOLOGY, FINE ARTS AND LANDSCAPE
at the Baths of Caracalla
OMNIA FLUMINA ROMAM DUCUNT
ALL RIVERS LEAD TO ROME
sound architecture by
Promoted by Soprintendenza Speciale Roma
curated by RAM radioartemobile
Opening Monday October 22nd 2018 – 5:30 PM
Terme di Caracalla, Rome, Viale delle Terme di Caracalla 52
“The sounds which animated the great Baths of Caracalla nearly 2000 years ago are no longer audible, yet the ruins themselves stand like a gigantic musical score – una partitura architettonica – waiting only to be transformed into audible sound, into an universal symphony.” A. C.
A site-specific project that will evoke the ancient Baths of Caracalla. A sound texture in a continuous architectonical evolution manifests itself in intervals of silence.
Alvin Curran’s assistants
Angelo Maria Farro
The exhibition will last from 23 / 10 / 2018 to 13 / 01 / 2019
Terme di Caracalla – Viale delle Terme di Caracalla 52, Rome, Italy