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Museo de Arte Contemporaneo Arequipa

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Address: Av. Tacna y Arica 201, Arequipa 04001, Peru
Phone Number: 00 51 54 221068
Description: The Museum of Contemporary Art of Arequipa,is specialized in the field of...
The Museum of Contemporary Art of Arequipa,is specialized in the field of modern peruvian plastic arts, was founded in 1993The Museum counts with 14 exhibition halls Apart from the permanent exhibition of the works of its collection, the Museum recieves annualy more than 10 temporary , individual and joint, exhibitions of well-known national and foreign artists
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A modern voice for Peru - don't miss it

We nearly missed this museum, but we're so glad we made the effort. Barely ten minutes walk south of the town centre, this small but beautifully curated gallery contains mainly... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 20, 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

We nearly missed this museum, but we're so glad we made the effort. Barely ten minutes walk south of the town centre, this small but beautifully curated gallery contains mainly sculpture by many of Peru's top young artists. The contrast with the very old, historic sights in the town centre made us realise that we wanted to find some of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2012

Seeing the contemporary art of an area adds a special element, especially after all the religious art. This is no different -- contemporary artists of note, recent art exhibit winners, a noteworthy permanent exhibit, a lovely sculpture and flower garden (with an old train car?!), all in an old mansion. A nice 15 minute walk in the southern part of... More 

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