Musée d'art contemporain de Lyon, Lyon

(3.3/5 based on 95+ reviews on the web)
Inside its 1930s facade, Musée d'art contemporain de Lyon houses up-to-the-minute pieces by controversial and compelling artists who work on-site. The museum serves as a symbol of "an open city and an uninhibited art," with its 100-plus exhibits that the staff spends six months building every year. Add Musée d'art contemporain de Lyon to your Lyon travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Lyon vacation route planner.
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  • Visited the exhibition "Los Angeles", until July. The city of Lyon here as the metropolis for the Museum of the Confluences let free the journalists but are paying full price for teachers...: o Revealing choice from my point of view: we flatter one that can serve you as who is responsible for the transmission must be cultivated at his expense. I suggest a reduction of the surveillance officers, present in all the rooms and bored copiously visibly. The building is perfectly adapted to its use, the rooms large and high. The exhibition reflects a mind detached from the realities, typical of the close-knit. Old televisions, some tinted glued and juxtaposed, type furniture Ikea in a corner, vertically placed garden furniture are expected to bring aesthetics and expose a contemporary art... Duffer... And then a lot of unnecessary noise in some rooms, like a glougloutement of water magnified! If you want to be pushed around, instead go to "The abode of chaos"; Here, prefer for the same expenditure a session to a movie across the street.
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  • An excellent selection of exhibitions, a spacious and well designed. Interleaving works (painting, installation, etc) with multimedia makes the visitor experience more complete and diversified. A must-see! Be sure to visit the adjoining Park, with beautiful gardens and a large lake.
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  • The building is a large but in the end the exhibition halls are not so large that it. The exhibition, which is presented at the moment "Los Angeles, a fiction" we liked because she is very varied (photos, paper mache, videos, sculptures). We did not like the expo "fridge generation" 78/90 that is disturbing, confusing by the videos and the fact also that's in the dark does not value things like posters for example. However it is a good idea to have realized the studio of radio with the hardware of the time. The headphones to listen to music work more or less and we liked the idea of the wall of images with the chairs.
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  • A cool museum next to Parc Tete d'Or and Cite Internationale. I saw there a temporary exposition from Yoko Ono. It was a first succesfull experience in Modern Arts. A great family to visit with family and friends.
  • The museum is decent, but unfortunately only one exhibition takes over the entire museum. I personally cannot stand Yoko Ono's brand of pretentious pseudo-art and although that is not the museum's fault, a more extensive main collection could've improved the experience.
  • Expensive and poor, only 3 floors
  • A most enjoyable visit. The exhibitions were surprising & stimulating. The Cafe was not - average over-priced food.
  • Great collection, nice atmosphere. Had a dream house :)