Contemporary art in Venice

The Peggy Guggenheim Museum

The Peggy Guggenheim Museum, Venice

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Venice is well known for its ancient works. The art from the period of the Serenissima is absolutely glorious. Nevertheless the city is also well-known for collecting important works from the XX° century.

The Peggy Guggenheim Museum is in fact the most important museum in Italy for European and American art from the first half of the XX° century. The private collections contain works by Picasso, Braque, Duchamp, Léger, Brancusi, Severini, Balla, Delaunay, Kupka, Picabia, Mondrian, Kandinsky, Klee, Magritte, Dalí and Pollock.

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