Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art in Hiroshima

Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art

The Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art is a museum of contemporary art located in the city of Hiroshima in Japan. The museum was opened in 1989 and has since become one of the most important cultural institutions in the city.

The museum features a collection of over 5,000 works of art by Japanese and international artists, including paintings, sculptures, installations, and videos. The museum also hosts temporary exhibitions that showcase the work of contemporary artists from around the world.

One of the highlights of the museum is its architecture. The building was designed by architect Kisho Kurokawa and features a unique circular shape that is meant to symbolize the cycle of life and death. The museum also has a beautiful courtyard garden that is a popular spot for visitors to relax and enjoy the surroundings.