Kunst Meran - Merano Arte

Kunst Meran - Merano Arte (Merano Arts) is an atelier in the centre of Merano that is a meeting place for local artists.

Actually it is more than just a museum: Kunst Meran - Merano Arte is a combined gallery, museum, stages different exhibitions and events such as concerts, performances, literary meetings, seminars and workshops and enthuses lovers of contemporary and vanguard arts. Topics such as architecture, arts, literature, music, photography and new media are treated. Last but not least it is combined with a café, that makes it a very popular meeting place for artists and lovers of art in Merano and surroundings.

Kunst Merano - Merano Arte can be visited in the Cassa di Risparmio House, a beautifully restored building in the arcades in the spa town of Merano. On three floors and a total of 500 sqm, it provides plenty of space for exhibitions and an event hall for about 70 people. Opened in 2001, Kunst Meran - Merano Arte is conducted by the association “artForum Gallery”. Since 2004 it is also member of the Italian Museums of Contemporary Arts, AMACI.

On the upper floor, there is by the way an atelier apartment, providing space for artists from all over as “artists in residence”. In this way upcoming artists are promoted and introduced into the national arts scene that is also an advantage for local artists. The above mentioned café Kunsthaus offers light meals and beverages, in the evenings often live music of DJs.

Opening hours:
all-the-year, from Tuesday to Sunday from 10 am to 6 pm
closed on Mondays (except Whit Monday)

6.00 Euros (adults), free for kids and young people under 14 years
2.00 Euros (students), 5.00 Euros (seniors over 65)
free with the Museumcard or museumobil Card

Further information:
phone: +39 0473 212643, info@kunstmeranoarte.org

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