Istituto Svizzero di Roma

Based in both Rome and Milan, the Istituto Svizzero is the largest Swiss cultural centre in Italy. Since its inception in 1947, the institute has promoted cultural exchange between the two countries in the fields of fine art and scientific research. The institute’s Roman headquarters, located in the beautiful Villa Maraini, hosts a rich programme of events that includes exhibitions, workshops, screenings and symposiums.


Villa Maraini, Via Ludovisi 48, Roma

Opening times

Only open during exhibitions on specific days and times. Please contact the Istituto Svizzero directly for detailed information.


Dreams & Nightmares17 November–26 November 2017
From Berlin with Love20 October–20 January 2018
La Vita Della Mente23 June–25 June 2017
John M Armleder: Stockage17 March–1 July 2017
La Velocità delle Immagini26 October–21 January 2017