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Contact details

Calle los Balcones, 9-11
35001  Palmas de Gran Canaria, Las, Gran Canaria  (Canary Islands)
info@caam.net
www.caam.net
Tel.:+34 928311800
Fax.:+34 928321629

Location

Autonomous region:
Canary Islands

Province/Island:
Gran Canaria

Gran Canaria


Description

The 20th century and its art

This museum's finest collection comprises works by Canary Islands artists of the 1930s and 1940s, linked to the Luján Pérez School.

The CAAM focuses on the creative processes of the 20th century, paying particular attention to the historic avant-garde and the latest contemporary art manifestations. The El Paso group –with a predominance of the Informalism of Saura, Genovés, Viola and Serrano– is particularly featured. 'Tricontinentality' –the dialogue between the European, African and American continents– allows the spectator to see great works of art from Africa or Latin America. The Antonio Abad Room is also interesting, and is dedicated to promoting artists working in the Canary Islands.

Designation:
Regional museum

Artistic period:
Contemporary

Content:
Fine arts


Practical information

Schedule

From Tuesday to Saturday
From 10:00 to 21:00

Sunday
From 10:00 to 14:00


Closing days: Monday, Public holidays

Prices

General: €5
Reduced: €2,50
Admission free children under 12
Admission free: Wednesday, 6-9 pm except groups with prior reservation.

Services

Guided tours by prior arrangement.

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