I Love Going to Art Museums

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    At One With My Inner-art-guru-critic Self :p

    Art Museums are so much fun for little, nerdy ol' me. I can stare at paintings for hours, no matter how simple, abstract, or complex, and just lose myself to my thoughts, feelings, ideas. It's all very inspiring. I especially like paintings and sculptures that make me realize...
    Yellowrhapsody Yellowrhapsody
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Mar 26, 2008

    Missing The Museum

    The last time I went to an art museum was about a year ago and wow what an experience. it was my first time in that art museum which was pretty much a local and well know art musum in my area mfa which is amazing. I went there for a class meeting since we had to write a paper on...
    bannanacream bannanacream
    22-25, M
    Dec 17, 2010

    St. Louis

    St. Louis, where I live, is known for its museums.  And our art museum is one of the best.  Not only is it free to go in most of the galleries, but on certain days the featured exhibits are free as well. all that aside, I just love to wander around, looking at...
    SunnyKris SunnyKris
    26-30, F
    Sep 18, 2007

    Places Aroung L.a.

    got any recommendations for places around L.A. area?Irenewww.irenesfineart.com
    irenes irenes
    61-65, F
    Sep 15, 2011

    An always enriching experience in life,

    especially when you can't see it all around the world
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    Jun 16, 2015

    Love Me, Love My Museums and Galleries

    I love to go to art museums and galleries.   I actually get a wonderful mental high from the smell of the marble in the oldest ones.  I need to visit one again soon!
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    1 Response Sep 18, 2007

    The Reina Sophia

    This spring break I went to Barcelona and Madrid with a group from my college.  Probably my favorite part was going to the Reina Sophia.  Seriously, it was like going on a pilgrimage.  There were people of all kinds, from all over the world, arriving to see Picasso...
    istruggle istruggle
    18-21, M
    2 Responses May 30, 2008

    Again and Again

    I can go to the same exhibition over and over again, admiring the same work, but spotting something new each time. I try going to an exhibition every fortnight. Most of them are small local ones, but in my opinion, they are the best ones to go to!
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    1 Response Mar 26, 2008

    I Heart Exhibits

    Its been about two and a half years since I have been to either an art gallery or a museum exhibit. I would go more if my partner enjoyed art and history more. I love to see the different types of art IE modern, contemporary, everything... There was an exhibit I wanted to take...
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    3 Responses Mar 26, 2008

    I Went A Lot More Often

    When I was a young woman. Living in Montreal, I went to art museums and galleries almost every weekend. It was a favourite outing with my children.
    Serenitree Serenitree
    70+, F
    Oct 12, 2012

    Lift Off

    Yes, their fun to look through. I know I went to one in Madrid last year that has a Picasso. I can't remember the name of either of them. But it twas in Madrid and had cool lifts. They were sort of outside the building and every wall was made of wht could be glass, or see through...
    Luangi Luangi
    18-21, F
    1 Response Feb 19, 2008

    One if the best things about living in New York

    is I'm addicted to are museums. I love breaking down each art piece until all I see are a thousand brush strokes.
    TwistedArtist TwistedArtist
    22-25, M
    Mar 1, 2015

    A Trip To The Walters Art Gallery

    Howdy once again,pardners, It is i, Dragon Fang and as a lover of fine art, i often like to spend a few hours at one of our local art galleries in downtown Baltimore.One art museum that always has been a place to go would be The Walters Art Gallery, a local art museum located in...
    RedEyesBlackDragon RedEyesBlackDragon
    51-55, M
    Jul 30, 2013

    no matter what city I am in I find out

    where the contemporary art museum is and explore it. major cities or small ones
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    1 Response Dec 10, 2015


     Today I have visited "Parisian Pleasures" exhibition. I watched lithographs and playbills by Toulouse-Lautrec
    Kirsche Kirsche
    26-30, F
    Feb 21, 2008

    Favorite Ones

     My favorite museums are The Tretyakov Gallery, The Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts and The Central House of Painters in Moscow
    Kirsche Kirsche
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Feb 19, 2008

    I grew up in a tough part of NYC

    and to escape my neighborhood I spent a lot of time exploring our great art museums. I could live at Met and spent many hours in front of the impressionist and Dutch masters. As a single father raising a daughter I was able able to share my love of art museums with her almost...
    padraig17325 padraig17325
    56-60, M
    Jan 15, 2015

    I moved to Chicago 2 years ago

    and my favorite place in this city is the Art Institute. The museum is filled with the most amazing artwork through history. From the primal sculpture of it's Greek and Asian wings all the way through the Modern Art wing, I am always spirited away into the minds and worlds...
    GypsyHeartedPoet GypsyHeartedPoet
    41-45, F
    1 Response Aug 24, 2014

    Museums In Italy

    Some of my favorite museums are the Capitoline Museum by the forum in Rome with Roman statuary. The Borghese gallery collection is also another inside the Villa Borghese gardens. In Naples, the National Museum, with the famous mosiac of Alexander the great, Roman collections...
    DoneWEP DoneWEP
    46-50, M
    3 Responses Jan 23, 2008
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