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This constantly updated section features reviews of the latest art exhibitions at many of the world’s most popular public galleries. Soon you’ll want to pack your bags and head off in search of the world’s finest art.
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Museum Collection at The Czech Museum of Fine Arts
After beginning its existence in a provincial castle, The Czech Museum of Fine Arts found a new home in the Old Town of Prague in 1971. A permanent exhibition of of Czech modern art forms the basis of the collection whilst also holding temporary exhibitions of 20th century art.
Museum Collection at Louisiana Museum of Modern Art
On the North Zealand coast of Denmark surrounded by acres of parkland, the Louisiana Museum of Modern Art houses an impressive collection of Modern Art and regularly hosts major exhibitions on modern and contemporary art, including classical masters of modern art as well as new and upcoming international artists.
Museums Collection at Irish Museum of Modern Art
The Irish Museum of modern Art marks ten years of commitment to exhibiting the finest Irish and International twentieth century art. The celebration takes the form of a mixture of special projects, exhibitions and highlights from the collection to date.
Gallery Collection at National Gallery of Ireland
To celebrate the Millenium the National Gallery of Ireland is undergoing a building extension programme which will see the opening of the new Millenium Wing in Autumn 2001. This will provide extra exhibition space for the museum, which houses the country's national collection of Irish art as well as the collection of European master paintings.
Gallery Collection at National Portrait Gallery, London
The National Portrait Gallery celebrated its 150th year in 2006, and is the world's leading museum of portraiture. The Gallery was opened in 1856 and holds over 10,000 portraits of all sizes and mediums.
The Museums Collection at Museum of Contemporary Art
The Museum of Contemporary Art Collection has outstanding examples of visual art from 1945 to the present with a strong focus on Surrealism, Minimalism, conceptual photography, and work by Chicago-based artists.
Tate St. Ives at Tate St. Ives
Tate St Ives opened in June 1993 and offers a unique introduction to modern art, where many works can be viewed in the surroundings and atmosphere which inspired them. The Gallery also manages the Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden, which gives a remarkable insight into the work of this great twentieth-century sculptor.
Permanent Collection at Manchester City Art Gallery
Manchester Art Gallery re-opened in May 2002, following a four year £35 million expansion and refurbishment programme. It attracts around 300,000 visitors per year and is one of the most popular visitor attractions in the region.
Permanent Collection at Dulwich Picture Gallery
Dulwich Picture Gallery is England's oldest public art gallery, designed in 1811 by Sir John Soane. The Gallery houses one of the world's most important collections of European old master paintings of the 1600s and 1700s, including works by Poussin, Claude, Rubens, Murillo, Van Dyck, Rembrandt, Watteau and Gainsborough. It puts on critically-acclaimed international loan exhitions each year.
Permanent Collection at Hatton Gallery
The Hatton Gallery's permanent collection comprises of over 3,500 works, including painting, sculpture, prints, and drawing. Of paramount importance is the Merzbarn wall by Kurt Schwitters. Constructed in a barn in the Lake District during 1947-48, the Merzbarn was Schwitters' final, and in his own estimation, 'greatest', piece of work.