MAMbo, or Museo d'Arte Moderna di Bologn, is located in the former Forno del Pane (Bread Bakehouse), a huge building ... More
Museo d'Arte Moderna di Bologna (MAMbo)
MAMbo, or Museo d'Arte Moderna di Bologn, is located in the former Forno del Pane (Bread Bakehouse), a huge building constructed at the beginning of 20th Century to feed a population dealing with the aftermath of World War I. It took 12 years of restoration to turn the bread factory into a 9000 square meter museum on two levels, organized around the central Ovens Hall and its two original smokestacks. The first floor houses the museum's permanent collection: 3500 works dating from the 1960s onward, outlining features of Italian contemporary art. The ground floor holds temporary exhibitions.
The Museum of Industrial Art (Museo dell'Arte Industriale) is located inside this magnificent and noble building designed by B. Provaglia
in 1638. It is characterised by a façade decorated with two telamons which are known as the "Giants". The ...
This 18th century villa was donated to the country in 1951. It houses temporary exhibitions and the Cernuschi Ghiringhelli Collection
of Foreign and Italian Abstract Art (1900 1980), as well as the Sandro Cherchi donation and some sculptures by ...
This palazzo was built in 1549 and is thought to have been designed by Pellegrino Tibaldi. The Torre della Specola
e Museo Astronomico is built on top of the palazzo and dates back to 1725. It was built by ...