Wednesday 29 March 2017

Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art

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Th thessaloniki japanese artists museum macedonianThe Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art was established in 1979. The core of the collection is Alexandros Iolas’s donation of 30 works by internationally acclaimed artists.

Iolas collection and exhibitions

The collection includes new donations, both from major collectors, such as Franz Geierhaas, and several other artists. This museum houses more than 2,000 works of painting, sculpture, engraving, and photography by Greek and foreign artists, such as Zouni, Mytaras, Fassianos, Delacroix, Emo, Raynaud, Skourtis, Vakalo, Moraïti, Moralis and more.

Several permanent, temporary or touring exhibitons are hosted in the museum. Many publications are available to the public related to contemporary art like painting, sculpture, photography and also monographs by Greek artists and major movements of the 20th century while the visitor will have the chance to find a limited number of copies of small art objects from artists like Picasso, Fasianos, Mytaras, Modigliani and many others.

Th thessaloniki japanese artists museum macedonianThe shop located inside the museum also offers jewellery and other decorating gifts. On the ground floor there is a cafe that will give you the oppurtunity to relax while it is a meeting point for the members, friends or visitors of the museum. Like the majority of the most important museums it is located in the center of the city inside the area that belongs to the International Trade Fair. A beautiful museum that will be appreciated by all the friends of modern art.


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City: Thessaloniki (T.I.F.) - Greece
Address: Egnatia 154, Inside TIF, Greece
Opening hours: Tuesdays - Thursdays - Fridays - Saturdays from 10.00 to 18.00, Wednesdays from 10.00 to 22.00 and Sundays from 11.00 to 15.00
Phone: +30 2310 240 002
Official Website

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