Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Castilla y León, Leon
(2.6/5 based on 180+ reviews on the web)
Marvel at a collection of some of today’s finest art at Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Castilla y León, spread over 2.1 hectares (5.2 acres) of exhibition space. Admire the large array of modern works, all of which date from 1992 or later. Wander through the museum’s open-plan design and be sure to bring your camera, as the outside of the building is itself a work of art: a facade of new-age stained-glass windows inspired by Leon’s cathedral. Explore the exhibits further on a guided tour, and check the museum’s website for schedules of traveling exhibits and lectures by both curators and artists. Put Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Castilla y León into our Leon tour planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • While I read the motivations of the artists and what they express with their works... it seems silly. Once again leads me to think that the mind of the artists does not work like ours, and I don't say this in a derogatory sense, but I think that I value a lot more other forms of expression. For my have been shot 6 euros, but I understand that you have to like who. In my opinion, there are ways to art transmitting much and without much abstract symbolism (as hidden pictures by sheet-metal... Yes, I understand what you want to convey, but for me, is absurd). I do not understand that it has a lot of stacked cardboard art. Or postit strips taped to a sheet. I also do those things when I get bored studying and not try to give them extra symbolism. For me, cultural overestimation... But it is art, not everyone can understand it. And I'm of those works do not have transmitted that nothing more than puzzling. That if straw giving turns made me grace (although I doubt that what was intended) and truck entry is cool to see, because the destruction, in general, is always striking for the human being. But... art to my would be to make an exhibition of photographs of the faces of the people leaving. Without a doubt, it would be a magnificent artistic expression. The exteriors are beautiful.
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  • See it out already with only one captivated remains its beauty. A museum hundreds of people who visit and worth worth see
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  • A space open to new initiatives and in constant change. There is always, at least, an interesting exhibition. An offset counterpoint to the historical lion.
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  • This is an excellent museum of modern arts
  • Criticism of the location depends on the taste of the person. Well you can say that the art of this place is not something that is understood easily and less still for someone which do not call him much attention the concept of art that occurs in this century. Giving by echo place this data gives us a variety and complexity of very large art. You could say that is very well thought out for people who understand the new contemporary art and even so occasionally you can enjoy an artistic experience more aimed at people like me who have quality in art the old.
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  • Original and vital building. Interesting exhibitions.
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  • For me, the best of León. It is great. Exhibition very interesting visually.
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  • It is advisable to visit. It also has free days and guides
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