There were several one-room exhibitions, including a very interesting one featuring an 18th-century Today I visited this institution with my very young little daughter. I enjoyed the place, small and with interesting contemporary art pieces. People in the galleries were all of them truly nice, There were several one-room exhibitions, including a very interesting one featuring an 18th-century Chinese map, as well as a larger exhibition of works in the permanent collection.
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And the Asian culture has brought some of the most unique and beautiful pieces to share with us. Here are the top 10 Asian art galleries and museums. They have two for one drinks at the bar downstairs and admission to the museum is free on Fridays as well. The intimate gallery is arranged around a stunning spiral staircase, which only adds to the romantic atmosphere. One of the most popular was the Confucius exhibit celebrating his life and legacy in Art.