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Egon Schiele Art Centre

Siroka 71, Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic
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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

This was amazing and a highlight for me stubbling across this exhibition. The art appealed to me, but may not to everyone.

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Prague, Czech Republic
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

If you know who is Egon Schiele then you will probably enjoy. Do not expect anything bombastic, this is very quiet and modest museum and it depends the date you come if there is something interesting or not to see those days. In any case there is really quiet café and shop with great colection of art books, postcards and... More

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Prague
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

If you decide to go to Cesky Krumlov, dont miss this gallery! Egon Schieles paintings were not allowed to be published in Austria as they were too sexy... so be moved to Cesky Krumlov in Bohemia, where everything is possible. Interesting museum, really great experience! :)

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Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

This magnificent building is well worth a visit. It is old, but it has been tastefully modernised to create a vast exhibition area which displays the work of modern Czech artists, much of it of high quality. There is a lot of information about Egon Schiele who lived in the city for several years before being chased out for painting... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

The Schiele was pretty impressive for a regional town, and certainly made no concessions for the tourist nature of the town - it's full-on contemporary art. The temporary exhibitions were well displayed in what is an impressive building, with interesting routes and use of space. They were a little gloomy for my taste, but of course it's pot luck which... More

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Waterloo, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

This is a well thought exhibit celebrating the life and art of Egon Schiele, that makes for a nice stop in the charming but busy and touristy Cesky Krumlov.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I wasn't sure what to expect with this museum. I wasn't overly familiar with Schiele's work beforehand, but I'm trying to soak up as much music, art, and culture as possible. This gallery turned out to be great! There is an extensive Shiele collection, as well as art by artists from the same time period. I was pleasantly surprised and... More

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Prague, Czech Republic
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

The old brewery is nicely reconstructed and houses a museum of contemporary art. There is a nice caffe on the side of the Art Centre with home-made strudel

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Cesky Krumlov has many beautiful places to visit, but in case of rain, the Egon Schiele Art Centre is best of all.

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

This funky little museum in the heat of Krumlov has a small collection of works of Schiele (no photography allowed), but the main Schiele attraction is information about his life, and a small video. In addition, there are large rooms where other, contemporary artists are exhibited, which really makes it worth a visit (photography allowed). I recommend people coming to... More

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