Pinakothek der Moderne is a modern art museum, situated in the city centre of Munich. Together with its two predecessors Alte Pinakothek
and Neue Pinakothek
as well as the Museum Brandhorst
, the Antikensammlungen, the Glyptothek
, the Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhau
s and the new joint building of the Ägyptisches Museum and the Hochschule für Fernsehen und Film, it is part of Munich's "Kunstareal" (the "art district").
The Pinakothek der Moderne is divided into four different exhibitions: the Contemporary Art Collection, the New Library, the Architecture Museum of the Technical University of Munich and the Staatliche Graphische Sammlung.
Designed by German architect Stephan Braunfels, the Pinakothek der Moderne was inaugurated in September 2002 after seven years of construction.
Pinakothek der Moderne
Barer Strasse 40
Tel: 089/238 05 360
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