Cobra Museum of Modern Art
Sandbergplein 1, 1181 Amstelveen Driving directions
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Tue-Sun 11am-5pm - closed 1 Jan, 27 Apr and 25 Dec

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This museum has a remarkable collection of modern and contemporary works by artists of the CoBrA (Copenhagen, Brussels, Amsterdam) movement, founded in 1948 by Danish, Belgian and Dutch artists seeking to break away from post-war artistic conventions to create more spontaneous works that were livelier and used brighter colours. They were inspired by popular and primitive art, drawings by children and the mentally ill. A wonderful overview of (semi-) abstract Dutch art from 1945 to 1955.

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    MICHELIN 2020
    898 m - Amsterdamseweg 104a, 1182 HG Amstelveen
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    967 m - Handweg 1, 1185 TS Amstelveen
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    MICHELIN 2020
    2.06 Km - Prof. E.M. Meijerslaan 6, 1183 AV Amstelveen