CULTURAL FINE ART TOUR
The following is an artist tour of the most famous artistic centers in the world. Some of these places are world famous for their heritage and others as emerging fine art centers. Some are home to world-renowned art galleries, famous museums and flourishing street art scenes. Anyone interested in traveling, collecting or viewing the most famous pieces of fine art around the world should visit these hot spots:
Paris has over 1000 fine art galleries spread all over the city. The city of light is also the home of one of the most famous museums, The Louvre. The Louvre is the home of the Mona Lisa and many other famous works. Paris’s Belleville neighborhood is a must see for any art collector looking for that special piece.
London is one of the world’s leading art markets. London is the home to a billion British pounds art market including cultural institutions such as the Tate Gallery and contemporary fine artists.
Fine Art is available in a wide range of styles and tastes from contemporary, classic or modern. London also has the National Gallery which showcases the iconic work of van Gogh’s Sunflowers and John Constable The Hay Wain. You can also visit the Tate Modern and see works by Picasso, Hockney and Warhol. Saatchi Gallery also shows controversial contemporary works of art. If you are interested in seeing street art, the neighborhood of Shoreditch is famous as a street art hot-spot.
Florence is the cradle of Renaissance Art. Home to de Medici family it has the works of Michelangelo, Botticelli, Raphael and many more. Florence’s galleries include Galleria dell’ Academia and Galleria degli Uffizi. Contemporary art is also represented in Florence’s Centro di Cultura Contemporanea Strozzina.
New York, USA
San Francisco, USA