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Located at the heart of the city, Milan Gallery focuses on promoting local contemporary artists as well as instilling a fondness for art within the community. Quaint, charming and beautiful, this gallery features a host of fascinating works of art from sculptures and paintings to abstract art installations. Regular exhibitions provide a platform for budding artists to showcase their work as well as enable visitors to have an open conversation with the artists. Visitors are free to walk in to the gallery and browse through the marvelous installations and even purchase some of the works on display if they choose.
A leading venue for showcasing contemporary art works of local artists, Artspace 111 believes in helping struggling artists and works diligently towards promoting them too. The charming location also doubles up as an entertainment venue for weddings and special occasions.
Often referred to as the state's oldest art museum, this facility has been in existence since 1892. The Modern Art Museum now houses more than 2800 sculptures, paintings, prints, photographs and other artworks created since World War II. The collection includes pieces by luminaries such as Pablo Picasso, Henri Matisse and Andy Warhol. Tours are open to the public every Saturday afternoon. The gift shop offers books, magazines, posters and other artistic memorabilia as well as educational toys. The museum hosts various art classes for patrons of all ages throughout the year.
Architect Louis I. Kahn won an award from the American Institute of Architects for this building's striking design. He used a series of arched glass ceilings to let in natural light and enhance the presentation of the many important pieces in the museum collection. The artwork comes from all over the world, with maestros such as Renoir, Picasso, Rubens and Rembrandt represented. Those desiring more exotic artwork will enjoy the Asian, African and Mediterranean collections. The Buffet Restaurant is open daily, offering different kinds of light fare depending on the time of day. Admission to the permanent collections is free.