Museu Internacional de Arte Naïf do Brasil, Rio de Janeiro

Categories: Art Museums, Museums
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4.4/5 based on 150+ reviews on the web
The world’s largest collection of naïve art is housed in Museu Internacional de Arte Naïf do Brasil, located in a colonial mansion only half a block from the Corcovado Train Station. The museum, once used by Brazilian painter Eliseu Visconti as a studio space, is home to 6,000 paintings by artists from 120 countries. Displayed are works by some of the most outstanding names in Brazilian naïve art, from the 15th century to the present day. Souvenirs for all budgets are available at the gift shop, and some original paintings by local artists can also be purchased here. Guided tours are available with advanced notice to museum staff. To visit Museu Internacional de Arte Naïf do Brasil and other attractions in Rio de Janeiro, use our Rio de Janeiro travel itinerary planner.
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  • This wonderful small museum in a must see if you want to understand Brazil! Created by Lucien Finkelstein, his personal archive of Naif Art makes us most of the collection. The museum is also kid frie...  read more »
  • Beautiful! Don't expect much! But I was surprised. I arrived five minutes after the nice up to corcovado, haha. Seller of souvenirs indicated the Museum, there are 2 min walking. I was stunned! Had never heard of naive art. But the Museum is awesome! Nominate a visit! And super cool to combine with the ride to the Christ the Redeemer! Admission is $ 12.
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  • A ver intersting museum where you see the history of Brazil through arte naif. Do not miss it if you have time waiting to get the thrain to Corcovado 
  • A few steps from the train to the Corcovado. Interesting Museum (for who appreciates "naive art". Pay attention to the days/opening hours
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  • Museu com obras bonitas que no térreo contam um pouco sobre o Rio de Janeiro e no subsolo tem obras internacionais. Na parte de trás tem um pequeno café que serve um ótimo café da manhã por quilo.
  • Estou muito feliz! em breve uma obra minha, estará no MIAN, e isso é motivo de muito orgulho, para nós artistas naif's. Tema: Congada de São Benedito e Divino Espirito Santo de Socorro Dimensão: 0.80 x 1.00 Local: Socorro -SP Técnica: AST Em breve o artista Enzo Ferrara, fara a entrega. Um abraço a todos.
  • Um lindo e bem cuidado museu. Também um ótimo passeio complementar uma ida ao Cristo Redentor.
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