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Museo Morandi

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Italy’s greatest painter beautifully displayed.

This is a beautifully displayed presentation of an extensive collection of paintings and etchings... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2018
bigvicSydney
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Sydney, Australia
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The most complete Morandi collection

Small museum in the Palazzo Comunale housing a vast collection of Morandi works. If you like... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2013
reneebe
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london
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10 Oct 2018
“Italy’s greatest painter beautifully displayed. ”
30 Sep 2017
“Viva Morandi”
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Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

This is a beautifully displayed presentation of an extensive collection of paintings and etchings by Italy’s 20th century master. His delicate still lives of mainly bottles are fascinating. Not everyone’s taste but worthwhile

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank bigvicSydney
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

I saw New York's Met wonderful exhibition some years ago... it was comprehensive and rare because it drew from private, as well as public, collections. I was very happy to spend time once again with these little jewels. He is a painter's painter! It is...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank centering
Reviewed 19 March 2014

Located temporarily in Bologna's museum of modern art,the Morandi collection is fairly small and lacks diversity. Morandi is an acquired taste and leaves me cold and bored.

Date of experience: March 2014
1  Thank MILOUW
Reviewed 2 March 2014

I am a big fan of Morandi and couldn't wait to see his exhibition. It is now being housed in the MamBO gallery which was quite close to my hotel so I could walk there. I loved the collection. All cool, calm and tranquil. The...More

Date of experience: February 2014
6  Thank Steveninsydney
Reviewed 15 June 2013

In an attempt to educate myself I decided to visit the Museum of Giorgio Morandi which houses most of the works by the Bolognese painter of the same name. Both the map from the tourist board and the printed information had the location in the...More

Date of experience: June 2013
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Reviewed 8 April 2013

Small museum in the Palazzo Comunale housing a vast collection of Morandi works. If you like Morandi, take note: the collection will soon be moved into the Mambo museum so the only part missing will be the artist studio which should remain in Via Fondazza...More

Date of experience: July 2012
5  Thank reneebe
Reviewed 23 June 2012

The museum itself is excellent. Morandi seemed to specialise in still lifes, re-arranging and painting the same 6 bottles and jars for 40 years. Also a range of landscapes, and all in a distinctive range of muted shades. This isn't intended to sound negative, very...More

Date of experience: June 2012
Thank BMA3644
Reviewed 18 May 2012

We did not know this artist, but we decided to go to the museum, anyway. Wish we had not. Pavarotti may have appreciated Morandi (his daughters have loaned several pieces to this exhibit), but we did not.

Date of experience: May 2012
1  Thank Mick L
Reviewed 15 May 2012

The entrance is very expensive and the exposure is poor and confusing. It is worth going to the entrance of the museum to enjoy part of the palace but that's it. We were not but it has another museum next door which could be worth.

Date of experience: May 2012
Thank aamm_8
Reviewed 11 May 2012

If you are an artist, and you enjoy landscape or still life this place is heaven. Be aware, it is not for everyone though, as the entire museum is dedicated to Morandi and his subject is mostly still life and landscape so can be boring...More

Date of experience: April 2012
3  Thank adventuraNy
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