Museum of Contemporary Art [Best place for Modern Croatian Art]Vladimir Mitic2018-11-28T21:49:24+01:00
Museum of Contemporary Art – the best place for Modern Croatian Art
Museum of Contemporary Art, also known as „Museum with the slides“. For Contemporary Art Lovers is a must-see, being the best place for Modern Croatian Art.
TIP: FREE ADMISSION ON FIRST WEDNESDAY OF EVERY MONTH. DURING SUMMER SATURDAYS CATCH CONCERTS ON THE ROOFTOP. FINISH YOUR VISIT BY TAKING THE SLIDE ON TOP OF THE MUSEUM!
The Museum of Contemporary Art offers a close art experience. It is architecturally amazing building and one of Zagreb’s long-awaited projects. As a matter of fact, it is the biggest and most modern museum in Croatia.
Video Artworks are projected on 90 meters long LED screen which communicates art to visitors, by passers and drivers.
Zagreb’s collection of contemporary art has finally been given the space it deserves. What’s important to realize, is that they accumulated an impressive collection of 5000 works of art. Mostly of Croatian and international artists after 1950.
A wonderful collection of art which is thought to provoke.
Collection of Drawings, Graphics, Prints and Art on Paper
It numbers 1587 artworks, from the first half of the 20th century. The drawings of Miroslav Kraljević and Milan Steiner, as well as the Expressionist graphic art of Sergij Glumac.
“Collection in Motion” free guided tours at 4 PM and on Saturdays at 5 PM.
Free guided tours through temporary exhibitions at 3 PM and on Saturday at 4 PM.
Minimum group size is 5.
Audio guides (in English) – 15 HRK/person
Museum of Contemporary Art Exhibitions
I AM THE MOUTH (until March 18th, 2018)
Works from Central and Eastern European Artists from Art Collection Telekom
SWIMMING TOGETHER (until March 18th, 2018)
Exhibition brings together recent paintings by two artists, Croatian Izvor Pende and German Daniel Richter
VLATKA HORVAT: EXTENSIONS (until March 11th, 2018)
Kožarić Studio – Laboratory for Reviving
What can you see and do at Museum of Contemporary Art?
For contemporary art enthusiasts, allocate at least 3 – 4 hours to enjoy the exhibits comfortably. Experience a wonderful thought-provoking collection of artworks.
The new building enabled large, high-technology equipped premises. Allowing them to show the permanent exhibition of contemporary art to the Croatian and international public.
Museum of Contemporary Art Zagreb LED Wall
Stop by the stirring Women’s House (Ženska Kuća) installation by Croatia’s foremost artist, Sanja Iveković. Dealing with the theme of violence against women.
There is a year-round schedule of film, theatre, concerts and performance art. During summer, they host concerts on the roof and it is a unique experience.
Finish your visit by sliding the Double Slide that will take you to the exit in 10 seconds in a fun and memorable way!
The museum is fully wheelchair accessible.
How to get to Museum of Contemporary Art?
From the ban Jelačić square or the Zagreb Train Station take the tram no. 6 direction Sopot, stop at last Sopot station.
From the Zagreb Train Station, you can also take the bus. You get to the bus station by going south through the underground Importanne center. Bus routes 166, 219, 220, 221, 268, 310, 311, 313 take you to the Museum of Contemporary Art. Stop at the Museum of Contemporary Art station.
From the Central Bus Station take tram no. 6 or 7 directions Sava Bridge, stop at Sopot station.
Public parking is located on the east and north side of the Museum building.
Adults – 30 HRK
Concessions (students, elderly, disabled visitors) – 15 HRK
Groups of 10+ – 15 HRK
Family ticket with children under 15 – 50 HRK
Toddlers, unemployed, members of professional associations and press free of charge