The National Museum Centro de Arte Reina Sofia (MNCARS) shows an important collection of XX century art. It is world famous for his masterpiece "Guernica" by Picasso.
Highlights some of the best Pablo Picasso, Salvador Dalí and Joan Miró works.
It has an outstanding collection of cubist art, which works by Picasso, together with Juan Gris, Georges Braque, Robert and Sonia Delaunay among others. Similarly its surrealism funds comprise works by Francis Picabia, René Magritte, Yves Tanguy and Jean Arp, besides those already mentioned like Miró and Dalí.
We can also enjoy works of great masters of the second half of the twentieth century, as Jorge Oteiza, Antoni Tàpies, Eduardo Chillida, Francis Bacon, etc.
It shows its masterpieces with a pedagogical focus. It groups works and artist in a way that makes easy to identify the main trends and artistic movements, their origins, motivations, characteristics, and evolution. It alternates painting and sculpture. It opens a dialogue among them. There are objects, books, models, video projections, drawings and charts, surrounding the works that enriches the context.