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Arquipelago - Centro De Artes Contemporaneas

Rua Adolfo Coutinho de Medeiros, Ribeira Grande, Sao Miguel 9600-516, Portugal
+351 296 470 130
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A beautiful building

It was nice to see that the town of Ribeira Grande has dedicated such a beautiful space and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
ARTskiEAT
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Montreal, Canada
Nothing for nonacquainted persons

This museum is very modern and the art leaves a lot of space for interpretation, so if you aren’t... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2018
SergAdvisor
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Neu-Isenburg, Germany
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
Feb 27, 2018
“Good but small”
4 weeks ago
“A beautiful building”
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Rua Adolfo Coutinho de Medeiros, Ribeira Grande, Sao Miguel 9600-516, Portugal
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+351 296 470 130
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was nice to see that the town of Ribeira Grande has dedicated such a beautiful space and building to encourage the Azorean /Portuguese contemporary artists. INexpensive entrance fee, nice things in the concept shop ( their exhibit tee shirts are cool ). A nice...More

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Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

This museum is very modern and the art leaves a lot of space for interpretation, so if you aren’t able to interpret something into art, then this might won‘t be the place to be for you but for everyone else: I think you‘ll like this...More

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Reviewed 5 July 2018

S. Miguel is getting crowned. When visiting you must choose carefully the time of the year and visiting hours to the "must go places". Fortunately, the Island has now diversified offers such as Arquipélago where a careful art program is constantly underway. Arquipelago is now...More

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Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

They have 2 interesting exhibitions however it is quite small and you can see everything in 15min. Staff are very friendly and you can get a brochure with great explanation in English. Can be a nice stop for an art lovers, but you should have...More

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Reviewed 1 November 2016

an award winning reconversion of a factory into a modern art museum needing more exhibitions and permanent ones to atrract people...seldom used unfortunately...it is worth a visit for any architecture lovers

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Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful building with stunning architecture, but the art was inaccessible. Definitely not worth the trip.

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Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

This new artcenter is a must see for every architecture lover. The refurbishment of a former alcohol factory combined with 2 contemporary buildings works very well. Deservedly this project was shortlisted for the Mies van der Rohe award. If you want to visit the museum,...More

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