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Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation

Beverly Hills, CA
+1 310-277-5321
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The hills are alive☺

No, not with the sound of music, but with an astounding art collection. And that in an example of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
DeanMurphy2020
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Orlando, Florida
A Hidden Treasure of Modern Art Paintings and Sculptures

What an amazing place to visit! Our docents, Carole and Kimberly, were incredibly versed in the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
jeannejsk
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Los Angeles, California
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Reviewed 1 week ago

No, not with the sound of music, but with an astounding art collection. And that in an example of architectural art, which is the former home of Frederick Rand Weisman and wife Marcia Simon, sister of art collector Norton Simon. The “house” (make that a...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What an amazing place to visit! Our docents, Carole and Kimberly, were incredibly versed in the collection and made us feel like we were part of something truly special. Everyone in our group really enjoyed visiting the amazing mediterranean villa and experiencing the extensive modern...More

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WeismanArtFoundation, Public Relations Manager at Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much, we really appreciate the review!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best kept secret in the world of art collections and museums. Cannot say enough about this spectacular art collection located in a magnificent home near Bel Air/Beverly Hills. Free admission and open to the public but must make reservations in advance. Like the Barnes in...More

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WeismanArtFoundation, Public Relations Manager at Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much, we really appreciate the review!

Reviewed 25 March 2017

Be sure to contact them in advance to book a reservation. One of the best kept art secrets in LA. Works by the best contemporary 20th century artists in the world on display in every corner of this estate. Not to be missed. Locals don't...More

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WeismanArtFoundation, Public Relations Manager at Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2017

Thanks so much! We really appreciate the review.

Reviewed 29 January 2017

The stunning collection & Bel Air mansion should be considered as a must see when in the LA area if you are at all interested in seeing excellent California architecture and a world-class mkdern art collection. The drive is just off Sunset & very much...More

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WeismanArtFoundation, Public Relations Manager at Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely review, we're glad you had a good time!

Reviewed 12 October 2016

A fascinating insight into how art collectors live and what their priorities are. Mr Weisman was a fan of modern art and with seemingly unlimited funds he and the artistically intelligent second Mrs Weisman, travelled the world collecting pieces from name artists as well as...More

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WeismanArtFoundation, Public Relations Manager at Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2016

Thank you so much for your kind review!

Reviewed 26 September 2016

After visiting the Weisman Art Foundation, I have a newfound appreciation for modern art, partly due to its unique setting and different perspective; seeing the art displayed as someone would, to live amongst it and enjoy it, and not just to look at it. A...More

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WeismanArtFoundation, Public Relations Manager at Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2016

Thank you very much for your thoughtful review, it's always a pleasure when people are delighted at the collection!

Reviewed 23 September 2016

Viewing famous art in art museums is a wonderful venture..... viewing famous art in a private home is an intimate experience. Frederick Weisman has left a time capsule of his wonderful art collection and life for you to explore. Tours must be prescheduled, and are...More

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WeismanArtFoundation, Public Relations Manager at Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2016

Thank you so much for your review, we're glad you had a great time here!

Reviewed 14 September 2016

Each amazing room of this beautiful home holds an awe-inspiring collection of great art. The most familiar names of the past century--it's like walking into a contemporary & modern art book. The grounds have incredible sculptures as well. It was an extraordinary experience & the...More

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WeismanArtFoundation, Public Relations Manager at Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2016

Thank you so much, we really appreciate this review!

Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Was here in February for the first time tho' I've been visiting LA for almost 30 years! The place is a greatest hits of American modern art! It takes over 2 hours and I brought a dubious group- my non-art obsesses husband, 15 and 17...More

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WeismanArtFoundation, Public Relations Manager at Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2016

Thank you so much for your review, we're very glad to hear you had a great time and that even most of your family did as well!

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Ontariogil
I would like some insight of a piece I recently purchased,it a beautiful peacock design by the Wendell Forge Co...I believe it is Vintage La Mirada collection
6 June 2016|
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Response from WeismanArtFoundation | Property representative |
You might try Bonham's or Christie's auction houses. We are not really qualified to comment on a purchase we did not make. Best of luck! Thanks, FRWAF
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Derek H
Conatact details with Foundation staff to organise to visit the collection
29 August 2015|
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Response from WeismanArtFoundation | Property representative |
Yes, please contact the tour coordinators, Lois or Jo-Ann at 310-277-5321. Thank you.
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