Museum of Contemporary Art of Rosario
Museum type :
ARCHAEOLOGICAL

Established in :
18th Century

Holidays :
Sat and Monday

Visiting Hours :
Fri to Sun 10 a.m. to 7 p.m

Contact No :
+1 416 691 2516

Location :
Rosario , Argentina

Display Objects :

The bulk of the building consists of eight large concrete silos, painted in different colors, with a diameter of 7.5 metres. The idea, according to the official site of the museum, was "to integrally preserve the building, exalting the unique features of concrete, stressing austerity as a value".




Description :

  • The Museum of Contemporary Art of Rosario is an annex to the Juan B. Castagnino Fine Arts Museum that is devoted to contemporary art, located in the city of Rosario, province of Santa Fe, Argentina.

  • The MACRo lies beside the Parana River, at the end of Orono Boulevard, on the Estanislao Lopez Coast Avenue.

  • It was opened to the public on 2004-11-19.

  • The works took advantage of the Silos Davis The bulk of the building consists of eight large concrete silos, painted in different colors, with a diameter of 7.5 metres.

  • The idea, according to the official site of the museum, was to integrally preserve the building, exalting the unique features of concrete, stressing austerity as a value.

  • There is a glass elevator outside the building, for a view of the river scenery and the nearby islands.