Stedelijk Museum Voor Actuele Kunst (Museum of Contemporary Art) - this museum has a permanent exhibition of works by Belgian and foreign artists. In the nineties of the twentieth century, the museum was opened by Jan Hoet, one of the most famous creators of museums. The greatest success is enjoyed by the works of three of the most-known contemporary Belgian artists: Pierre Alechinski, Karel Appel and Panamarenko. You can also see the works of foreign artists with recognized names, for example: Christo, Warhol or Hockney.
Jan Hoetplein 1, 9000 Gent
Museum Voor Schone Kunsten (Museum of Fine Arts) - the thoroughly restored museum was opened on 26 maja 2007 year. It presents works of modern and old art. Particularly noteworthy is the collection of works by Flemish primitivists. Here we find paintings by artists whose names work on the imagination: Hieronim Bosch, Peter Paul Rubens and James Ensor, and many other artists who created the power of visual arts in the south of the Netherlands from the fifteenth to the twentieth century. From October 2012 year in the museum, maintenance work on the wonderful work of brothers Van Eyck, Adoration of the Mystical Lamb has been underway. With a ticket that allows you to watch the renovation of this work, where you can see at the work of conservators, you can also go to visit the permanent collection and vice versa.