MODERN ART INSTAGRAM RANKING 2016/2017
Dear reader, below you will find selected Instagram accounts of sophisticated modern art – true to our philosophy “We value quality, not only like numbers”.
The Museum of Modern Art was founded in 1929 and one of the first museums for contemporary and modern art. Today it is described as the most influential collection of modern art in the whole world. So we suggest to follow them on Instagram :
2. TATE MODERN
The Tate Gallery of Modern Art is the world’s most visited museum of modern and contemporary art. It is located in the former Bankside Power Station, that was converted into a gallery by the Swiss architects Herzog & De Meuron. You will find great Tate-impressions on Instagram :
3. CENTRE POMPIDOU
The Centre national d’art et de culture George-Pompidou was opened in 1977 and is home of the Musée National d’Art Moderne, the public reading library Bpi, the Kandinsky research library, a performing space, a lecture theater and two cinemas. The museum shows permanent and temporary exhibitions of modern and contemporary art.
4. SOLOMON R. GUGGENHEIM
The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum was founded in 1939 and owns a remarkable collection of impressionistic, post impressionistic, expressionistic, surrealistic and abstract art. The building was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright and is situated between Central Park and East River.
5. MUSÈE DE L’ORANGERIE
The Musée de l’Orangerie is located in the Jardin des Tuileries and famous for its installation of the Water Lilies by Claude Monet. Besides, it owns the Jean Walter and Paul Guillaume collection of French modern art, containing paintings of Cézanne, Matisse, Picasso and many more.
6. MUNCH MUSEET
The Munch Museet in Oslo owns Edvard Munch’s estate, that was bequeathed to the city of Oslo by the painter himself. The collection contains more than 1,000 paintings, including The Scream, Anxiety and Madonna.
7. ALBERTINA MUSEUM
The Albertina Museum possesses one of Europe’s biggest private collections of classical modern art. The so called Collection Batliner includes masterpieces from French impressionists like Monet and Renoir, fauvists like Matisse, expressionists like Die Brücke, Russian avant-gardists like Malewitsch and newer artworks from Bacon, Giacometti and Kiefer.
Happy Birthday Roy Lichtenstein! The Pop-Art-Star was born on this day in 1923 in NYC. 🎂🗽🎨 Stroll through #AlbertinaContemporary and enjoy his flashy, ironic & postmodern masterworks together with iconic works of other Pop-Artists. #Albertina #AlbertinaMuseum #BatlinerCollection #SammlungBatliner Far left: Roy Lichtenstein | Gesicht – Face | 1986 | Albertina, Wien – Sammlung Batliner | © The Estate of Roy Lichtenstein | © Bildrecht, Wien 2016 Far right: Roy Lichtenstein | Glas und Zitrone vor einem Spiegel – Glass and Lemon before a Mirror | 1974 | Albertina, Wien – Sammlung Batliner | © The Estate of Roy Lichtenstein | © Bildrecht, Wien 2016
8. KUNSTMUSEUM BASEL
The Kunstmuseum Basel owns a world-famous collection of modern art, including remarkable works from Picasso, Braque, Monet, van Gogh, Mondrian, Matisse, Rodin and many more.
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9. NEUE NATIONALGALERIE
The Neue Nationalgalerie in Berlin was founded in 1968 and shows masterpieces of modern art, including artworks from Edvard Munch, Pablo Picasso, Francis Bacon, Gerhard Richter, Max Beckmann, Otto Dix, Georg Grosz, Paul Klee, Max Ernst, Salvador Dalí and Andy Warhol.
We are happy and proud to announce the winner of the architectual competition of the #museumdes20jahrhunderts at the #kulturforum! Congratulations @herzogdemeuron! We are looking forward to work with you! #staatlichemuseenzuberlin #herzogdemeuron #architecture #thewinneris (c) Herzog & de Meuron Basel Ltd., Basel Schweiz mit Voigt Landschaftsarchitekten AG, Zürich/Berlin
10. LEOPOLD MUSEUM
The Leopold Museum in Vienna is owner of the world’s largest collection of Egon Schiele. It also exhibits a great number of Art Nouveau masterpieces from the famous painter Gustav Klimt.