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As part of the artistic community of the College of Saint Benilde’s School of Design and Arts, the Museum of Contemporary Art and Design (MCAD) is a unique institution that offers the experience of and exposure to contemporary art and its various...more
Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Dominga St | Ground Floor, Benilde School of Design and Arts Campus, Manila, Luzon 1004, Philippines
I walked just like 1 hour from my stay eagerly to visit the place and to find this place is under renovation -:(More
Date of experience: August 2018
MCAD M, Manager at Museum of Contemporary Art and Design (MCAD), Manila, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018
We are sorry to hear this. The museum is not under renovation but it remains closed in-between exhibitions to allow for the installation of artwork. Our next exhibition opens in 20 September 2018. Please let us know if you are interested in joining...More
If you're looking for a good art day, go to MCAD. It's easily accessible by LRT and the parking area makes it really convenient to visit. Depending on the exhibit, you should definitely put this on your monthly activity cards...file under 'free.'
If you're into museum/art gallery hopping around the metro, you should definitely include MCAD in your list. It's a spacious two-floor museum that doesn't charge entrance fees.
I went here during the Pacita Abad exhibit and loved her masterpieces on display. Art workshops for children...More
When I first saw those works I was so amaze by how Pacita Abad was so talented not only in doing stitches and paintings but in expressing her emotions through arts. By conquering her fears she expresses it by arts and it's just wonderful.
Mcad showcased multiple works that not only showed me plain art but it also showed me history in one of the most simple and beautiful way. It showed me different cultures and allowed me to read between the lines, or in some cases, pictures.
Based on my experience here at MCAD, I can assure to anyone who would visit an interesting experience. The ambiance of the gallery enhances the aesthetic beauty of the artworks as well as disposes the audience in a contemplative state to have an overall good...More