The National Museum of Art of Romania

Temporary Exhibitions

Alongside our permanet galleries, we welcome you to a select number of temporary exhibitions, in partnership with prestigious museums or cultural institutions.

Rediscover masterpieces of medieval Romania art and allow them to guide you through a world in which images vividly recall Christ’s drama.

Open 12 April to 29 October 2017
Romanian Medieval Art Gallery, Room 4
Visiting hours: Wednesday to Sunday, 10.00 -18.00 (October-April), Wednesday to Sunday, 11.00 – 19.00 (May-September)

The National Museum of Art of Romania and the Museum of Recent Art Foundation announce the opening of the exhibition Ion Grigorescu: The Painted Work, 1963-2017.

Open 9 July to 22 October 2017
National Gallery Wing, Groundfloor, Calea Victoriei 49-53,
Visiting hours: Wednesday to Sunday, 11.00 - 19.00 (until 30 September), Wednesday to Sunday 10.00 – 18.00 (October)

The exhibition includes over 120 works by romanian artists mobilized in First World War, artists such as Nicolae Tonitza, Ion Theodorescu-Sion, Camil Ressu, Stefan Dimitrescu, Oscar Han, Dimitrie Paciurea, Ion Jalea and Cornel Medrea.


Open 24 August 2017 - 28 January 2018
Ground floor of the National Gallery
Visiting hours: Wednesday - Sunday, 11.00 - 19.00 (until 30 September) / 10.00 - 18.00 (October - December)

An Inhabited Dream /Un rêve habité is a graphic art exhibition which focuses on architecture and the statements this makes, whether it is viewed from a political, economic or ecologic perspective. Regardless of what city may be involved, architecture is closely connected to its reconstruction.

Open 29 September 2017 to 28 January 2018
National Museum of Art of Romania, Kretzulescu Hall
Visiting hours: Wednesday to Sunday, 11.00 to 19.00 (until 30 September) / 10.00 - 18.00 (October to January)

Approximately 120 works illustrate Löwendal's diverse artistic output; they include paintings, stage design and costume sketches made during his years in Chernivtsi, graphic art, sketches from the totalitarian period, posters and advertisements.

Open: 13 October 2017 –  31 January 2018
Art Collections Museum, Calea Victoriei no. 111
Visiting hours: Saturday to Wednesday, 10.00 – 18.00 (October – April)