Carré d'art

Interesting
Designed by Norman Foster, the elegant Carré d'Art is home to the multimedia centre (in the basement) and the city Museum of Contemporary Art devoted to art from 1960 to the present day grouped into three sections: French art, Mediterranean identity (Spain and Italy) and Anglo-Saxon and Germanic output. The main movements are New Realism, Arte Povera, Supports/Surfaces, BMPT and New Figuration. Exhibits include works by Tinguely, Sigmar Polke, Boltanski, Garouste, Schnabel, Barceló and Claude Viallat.

Useful information

Address:

16 place de la Maison-Carrée, 30000 Nîmes

Phone:

+33 4 66 76 35 70

Price:

5 € (-26 years old free of charge)

Opening hours

10am-6pm - closed Mon, 1 Jan, 1 May, 1 Nov, 25 Dec

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