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Musee d'Art Moderne

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Address: 8 boulevard Marechal Joffre, 66403 Ceret, France
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Modern art I'd like on my own walls

This is a small museum with an international reputation. I recently visited the special exhibition of works by Pierre Brune, a guided tour with a visit to his former home in... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Misterfish66
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Ceret, France
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Ceret, France
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31 reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a small museum with an international reputation. I recently visited the special exhibition of works by Pierre Brune, a guided tour with a visit to his former home in Ceret. Some thoughtful commentary from the guide and several great paintings by Brune, some of which I would be happy to have in my home. The permanent exhibition has... More 

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Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The museum is quite a gem in a very attractive town. Our visit coincided with an exhibition of Alain Clement's work which interesting in itself, was perhaps a bit repetitive, particularly since some of his pictures, featured only on screen, I felt were well worthy of greater exposure. Other work in the museum features pictures and ceramics by Picasso, a... More 

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Montevideo, Uruguay
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28 reviews
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

Its very easy to get to the place since there are signs that indicate you the way to get there easily. The small town of Ceret is quite nice and well taken care of. The museum has nice P.Brune collection , some Miro's, one Chagall and surprisingly a very decent collection of different Picasso's art pieces. Besides of post-surrealist and... More 

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Basel, Switzerland
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14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

We visit this museum often and their special exhibitions are really well curated. Thete is such depth of artistic innovation in this region and the museum does really well to demonstrate the connectivity of the artists. until the end of October it is Maillol with Frère and Pons - delightful!

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Orillia, Canada
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28 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016

This museum shows off the area artists that use to live in Ceret. Do not miss it when you are in this town.

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Honiton, United Kingdom
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55 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

We were really interested in seeing this museum and travelled quite a long way to visit the town and the exhibition. There was a special exhibition of several well known painters and sculptors and it was interesting to see their work exhibited. Enjoy asked at reception for an English translation and we're firmly told 'non'! however, there were info sheets... More 

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Antwerpen
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

The museum has a permanent collection of paintings related to Ceret. You'll see works from Picasso (a very big section of the museum), Chagall, Braque, Gris, etc.

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Uzes, France
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30 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2016

This is a great little Gallery. There is plenty of viewing space, I felt unhurried. The works are displayed well.

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Pyrenees-Orientales, France
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28 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Fearing this would be too small for our cultural friends, we were most impressed with the collection offered. Insight into Henri Frere also whose work I loved. Go to the end first and see the film as it puts a lot into context!

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Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
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Reviewed 14 August 2016

Nothing spectacular, but was an impressive modern art museum for a small rural french town. Has some works from impressive artists, but none of their more impressive or important works. Still, nonetheless impressive for an art museum in a small town.

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