Tehran Museum Of Contemporary Art
Tehran museum of contemporary art is known as TMoCA is one of special tourist attraction for people who are in love with modern art. In 1977 the former Empress of Iran Farah Pahlavi https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Farah_Pahlavi decided to establish this museum. Kamran Diba http://www.kamrandiba.com/ one of the most famous Iranian architects designed this museum. He used some elements in Persian architecture like the form of wind catcher in designing of this modern museum.
what are you going to see in this museum?
There are more than 3000 items which belong to European and American famous artists in this museum. It also has the best and greatest collections of Iranian contemporary art. These items are paintings, sculptures, drawings and prints. They all belong to 19th and 20th century. There are 9 galleries in this museum, 3 of them are the exhibition of international artists like Gauguin, Renoir, Rene Magritte, Picasso and other famous artists. Other galleries are temporary exhibitions of different artists.
This museum is in the corner of Laleh park in Tehran. Before going always visit the website http://tmoca.com/ to know about the artists, collections and events of this museum. Visiting this museum in the heart of Tehran helps you to know Iranian interests better. The variety of art and activities in this museum can make it unforgettable experience of Iran.