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Galería de Arte Nacional (GAN)

Venezuelan Art of Colonial Times
  • Plaza de los Museos  Urbanización Los Caobos 
  • Caracas,  1010
  • Phone: +58 212 578 1818
  • Email: dirgeneralgan@museosnacionales.gob.ve
  • Neighborhood: El Parque Central
  • Category: Fine Art
  • Hours: Mo to Fr from 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM,Sa to Su from 10:00 AM to 05:00 PM

Description

This museum was opened in 1976, and is devoted to the preservation and exhibition of works by Venezuelan artists from Colonial times to present day. The Permanent Collection includes relevant names from the 19th Century like Arturo Michelena, Cristobal Rojas, Martin Tovar y Tovar and Tito Salas; among later artists are Francisco Narvaez and Hector Poleo, plus a vast selection of works by Armando Reveron. Present Venezuelan art is represented by Alejandro Otero, Francisco Hung, Carlos Cruz-Diez, Jacobo Borges, Regulo Perez, Meyer Vaisman and other great creators. The museum also presents temporary exhibitions coming from public or private collections.

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