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Focus On Contemporary Italian Art, Bologna

Focus On Contemporary Italian Art - Bologna, Italy
Focus On Contemporary Italian Art
Via Don Minzoni 14, Bologna, Italy 40121Map
+39 051 649 6611
Neighborhood: Historic Center
Overview

The Museo d'Arte Moderna di Bologna has undertaken a project titled Focus on Contemporary Italian Art, which is a permanent exhibition with the aim of promoting young artists and keeping Italian art alive. They will also have historic and culturally rich art pieces on display. Check website for schedules.

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Focus On Contemporary Italian Art General Information
  • Type: Arts & Museums
  • Venue Description:
    MAMbo, or Museo d'Arte Moderna di Bologn, is located in the former Forno del Pane (Bread Bakehouse), a huge building constructed at the beginning of 20th Century to feed a population dealing with the aftermath of World War I. It took 12 years of restoration to turn the bread factory into a 9000 square meter museum on two levels, organized around the central Ovens Hall and its two original smokestacks. The first floor houses the museum’s permanent collection: 3500 works dating from the 1960s onward, outlining features of Italian contemporary art. The ground floor holds temporary exhibitions.
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