2018 Museum Challenge – Where did I go?

2018 Museum Challenge – Where did I go?

Hello everyone, I hope you had a nice summer! I am currently in London and with that back-to-school feeling in the air, I thought it would be a good idea to look back at my travels of the last 6 months.

The blog Art Weekenders created the 2018 Museum Challenge (amazing idea). The concept is simple, you have to visit a new museum at least once a month! So I read about the challenge just a few months ago and I thought it would be a great opportunity in September to go through my trips and pictures.

Let’s look at how I did! Did I pass the museum challenge for the first half of 2018?

 

New museums/institutions/art centers visited JAN-SEPT 2018

 

My art bucket list - The Cloisters - New York
The Cloisters – New York, USA

January

The Noguchi Museum – New York

The Cloisters – New York

The Met Breuer – New York

MAD – New York

check out my related post: “5 museums to see in NYC besides the MET”

My art bucket list - Noguchi museum - New York
The Noguchi Museum – New York, USA
My art bucket list - Zadkine Museum - Paris
The Zadkine Museum – Paris, France

February

Bourdelle Museum – Paris

Zadkine Museum – Paris

La Cinémathèque (permanent collection, before I’ve only visited the temporary ones) – Paris

Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain – Paris

Gustave Moreau Museum – Paris

check out my related post: “5 museums to see in Paris besides the Louvre”

March

Base Sous-Marine – Bordeaux

April

No new museum

But…

I went back to the Palais de Tokyo – Paris

& I visited a new city: Mont-de-Marsan in the South-West of France

May

No new museum

But…

I toured some art galleries in Paris

My art bucket list - fondation Belleyer - Basel, Switzerland
The Fondation Beyeler  – Basel, Switzerland

June

Foundation Beyeler – Basel

Kunstmuseum– Basel

Art Basel + Liste Art Fair

check out my related post: “10 things to do in Basel” & “Follow me inside Art Basel”

Parasol Foundation – London

Whitechapel Gallery – London

Barbican Center – London

check out my related post: “5 art places in London besides the Tate Modern”

My art bucket list - Whitechapel Gallery - London, England
Whitechapel Gallery – London open 2018

July

Serpentine Gallery – London

Musée de la Vie Romantique – Paris

Jardins de la Tour-Marliac

Musée de la vie romantique – Paris, France

August

Musée des arts décoratifs et du Design – Bordeaux

September

Camden Arts Center – London

 

I don’t want to brag, but… pretty good no? I must say I am quite happy with the overall results. Only 2 months without visiting a new institution. Also, a lot of the new ones were on my art bucket list! You know my never-ending wish list of art destinations, check it out here.

Another good point for me personally is that in all the places I have been, some (a lot) were abroad but I also managed to see a few in my home country and region.

What about you…do you pass the Museum Challenge?

My art bucket list Museum Challenge 2018

 



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