Beautiful museum. Some nice Picasos and the exhibition was well worth going to. It was unexpected to find such a high quality museum of art in such a small town. Was a delightful visit.
This beautifully preserved museum in Arles contains the painting by and collection of Jacques Réattu, housed in his mansion. It also hosts a collection of Picasso works, mostly works on paper (minor), and more important works of his from the 1920s and 30s. The museum has also dedicated itself to contemporary art, some of it in the collection and some... 更多
This museum has it all; history, old art, modern art and contemporary art! And the best thing is that they have blended it all! No more "age xx-xx", which becomes tiresome after a while. No, between 18th century pieces you may find a photography from 21th or a sculpture made of scrap metal from 20th! And fashion drawings of Christian... 更多
For a cross sectional glimpse of both historical works esp by Reattu himself through to contemporary multi media work go to the Musee Reattu. Really easy to move through the salles numbering 30 in all over three floors with great vistas on the river, the central courtyard and other areas as you go.
Picasso donated several drawings to this museum, because he liked the town and its bullfighting so much. There are a few 19th century portraits, but it concentrates mostly on contemporary artists. The building itself is interesting and worth looking at.
It comes as a free on the 11€ tourist card and as it was raining we thought we'd give it a go. Having been underwhelmed by Picassos seen in minor museums elsewhere we were not expecting much and were principally interested in the building and its connection with the Knights of Malta. However, we were delighted with the exhibits of... 更多
This is a lovely small museum in two old buildings. Definitely worth visiting if you are staying in Arles. (If you are only making a day trip, you might not have time.) Contemporary work is interestingly inserted among exhibits of older paintings, drawings and sculptures. When we visited in August, the museum was also one of the locations for a... 更多