Utopias and dystopias
Can a thousand-year-old hypogeal environment provide us with information on how to build the cities of the future, or even how to face life on another planet?
The answers can be found in Ars Excavandi, which launches the Matera European Capital of Culture 2019 exhibition.
Seven pavilions built inside a cistern system dating back to the fifteenth century, in the heart of the Stone Districts. This is what the Invisible Pavilions project envisages in order to investigate the theme of the indeterminate and the unresolved and to reflect on the responsibility of artistic research and architecture within the spaces of the city.