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History and visit the National Museum of Modern Art in Paris
The National Museum of Modern Art is a museum for the presentation of contemporary art and modern art dating from the 20th century and the 21st century. It is located on the site Georges Pompidou in Paris. The entire building was inaugurated in 1947. It preserves and presents approximately 98,500 works by 6,275 artists fréalisées. It covers an area of 18,500 square meters of permanent and temporary showrooms, but also 28,000 square meters of places related to the museum. The number of visitors to the museum continues to grow each year, and in 2011 there were 3,613,076 visitors while in 2012 it had received 4,302,247 visitors.
The National Museum of Modern Art is spread over two floors of a building. Modern arts are presented in the fifth floor while contemporary art is presented on the 4th floor. It adopts a style of architecture that integrates industrial elements. Compared to other museums, originality lies in its decor and the presentations that span multiple disciplines. The collections of this museum are considered the most beautiful but also the most comprehensive in the world. Apart from these exhibition galleries, the hotel has theaters and cinema, an encyclopedic library, conference rooms, educational workshops and a center for music research. It is recognized internationally by these works and the ways to present them. Modern works that are hung are replaced every eighteen months while the contemporary works are replaced frequently.
The National Museum of Modern Art took over as the Musée du Luxembourg. The creation of the Museum of Luxembourg was made in 1818 by Louis XVIII. It was intended to accommodate works that will be transferred to the Louvre. The narrowness of the Luxembourg Museum in relation to works that he welcomed led to construction of another museum in 1932. The construction of the new museum began in 1934. It was built at the place where the carpet manufacture of soap. At some point, he was named the Palais de Tokyo because of a flashback French arts. It was built for the International Exhibition of 1937. The planned opening of the museum had no place at the right time because of delays in completion of work, but also the war broke out. He took up his current position in 1977.
The National Museum of Modern Art initially received donations from artists such as Picasso, Chagall, Delaunay. He also obtained donations of workshops such as Brancusi and Kandinsky and contributions collectors funds. It differs from other museums by the special relationship with the artists or their heirs. This relationship allows to know the artistic career of an artist. It is part of the National Art and Culture Georges Pompidou center and joined the center of industrial design in 1992. Its function is to conserve, restore and show the public the modern and contemporary art. It supports and contemporary invention in all these states. It has a large number of collections that cover the modern period from 1905 to 1960 and the contemporary period from 1960.
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The National Museum of Modern Art is located at a distance of 23.4 km from Orly Airport, 29.6 km from Charles de Gaulle Airport and 88 km from Beauvais Airport.