This exciting museum houses modern work from 20th century artists like Pablo Picasso, Henri Matisse, Georges Braque, and Georges Rouault. The museum is located in the Palais de Tokyo which was designed for the International Art and Technical Exhibition in 1937. The museum is divided into two tours and sections. The historical tour, starting in 1901, comprises Fauvist, Cubist, Post-Cubist and Orphic groupings as well as a Surrealist group and the contemporary tour, which starting with the 1960s, gives pride of place to recent acquisitions and has galleries devoted to the movements belonging to New Realism, Fluxus and Narrative Figuration.
Le Cafe Beaubourg features a contemporary interior, with concrete walls and thoughtfully placed... Read more