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M.I.A.M. Musee International des Arts Modestes

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First time in an "Art brut" museum! Certainly worth a visit if in the area. A few interesting... read more

Reviewed July 28, 2015
Annemasse, France
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As well as a very interesting collection of Outside Art this little museum also houses temporary... read more

Reviewed September 18, 2014
Glen B
London, United Kingdom
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Nov 19, 2018
“Funny ... at times”
May 7, 2018
“Must See Exhibit”
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Reviewed November 19, 2018 via mobile

Museum of modest arts is a place where at times, depending on the exhibition, weird is the norm, strange often the rule, bad taste sometimes the subject but very often surprise is king. Two stories high the venue often is part of the setting. Rainy,...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

If you are in Sete, you really need to go and see the temporary exhibit of “Art without Liberty” (my translation!). It will only be there until late September. It isn’t just drawings and such - it is inventive, poignant creations by those with varying...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed March 13, 2017

We enjoy beautiful art and here the variety is rich and generous. Of course, you must take the time to penetrate the works, they don't all jump out and grab you... it is well worth the discovery.

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed September 7, 2016

The MIAM, Musée International des Arts Modestes is located in a refurbished industrial building on which we were unable to find much information. As it wasn’t far from our hotel, we visited on a rainy day and were rather disappointed because there wasn’t much to...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed June 13, 2016

if you want to be surprise by arts it's the place to go. it's all about we love in Sète : the so-called "minor arts", MIAM means International Museum of Modest Arts. located in an old warehouse, it usually shows creations you would see nowhere...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed July 28, 2015

First time in an "Art brut" museum! Certainly worth a visit if in the area. A few interesting videos as well. Air-conditioned....

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed June 19, 2015

This quirky gallery is well worth a visit. Both the permanent exhibition of art from found objects and the temporary exhibition on a transport theme but with a difference were worth spending time at. Some amazing exhibits.

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank CoolCaro
Reviewed September 18, 2014

As well as a very interesting collection of Outside Art this little museum also houses temporary exhibitions which are always worth a visit.

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank Glen B
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