Santiago Museum of Contemporary Art

Santiago Museum of Contemporary Art
Santiago Museum of Contemporary Art

Santiago Museum of Contemporary Art / MAC (Ismael Valdés Vergara, Santiago) – created in 1947, this is one of Santiago’s main museums (run by the University of Chile Faculty of Arts). The museum has collected around 2,000 works by Chilean artists as well as some international pieces – consisting of artists such as Roberto Matta, Nemesio Antúnez, Matilde Pérez, José Balmes and important international art figures as Oswaldo Guayasamín (Ecuador), Emilio Pettoruti (Argentina), Friedensreich Hundertwasser (Austria), Isamu Noguchi (USA), David Batchelor (England), Jesús Ruiz Nestosa (Paraguay) and Dino Bruzzone (Argentina). Admission: 600 pesos (general), 400 pesos (seniors/students). Hours: 11 am – 7 pm (Tuesday – Saturday), 11 am – 6 pm (Sunday).