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
Free with gallery ticket
Visiting hours: Wednesday to Sunday, 10.00 -18.00 hrs (October-April)
Wednesday to Sunday, 11.00 – 19.00 hrs (May-September)

An exhibition exploring old Romantic themes such as the enigmatic, the obscure, the mysterious from the perspective of 34 international contemporary artists.


Open 11 May to 27 August 2017
National Gallery Wing, Ground floor
Wednesday to Sunday, 11.00 to 19.00
Last admission: 18.00

The exhibition offers a glimpse into the world of this versatile artist, swiftly mediating our understanding of his work and the creative process behind it by juxtaposing paintings, drawings, object-books with traditional pottery, glass, musical instruments and various other objects the artist collected throughout the years.


Open 20 May to 20 September 2017
The Art Collections Museum, Calea Victoriei 111
Saturday to Wednesday, 11.00 to 19.00

The exhibition brings together 59 prints by TUDOR BANUȘ and 20 prints by HONORẺ DAUMIER in an attempt to highlight the manner in which artists from different periods of time are inspired by the political and social context of the day.

National Museum of Art of Romanian, Kretzulescu Rooms
Open 6 July to 10 September 2017
Visiting hours: Wednesday to Sunday, 11.00 – 19.00

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.
Curator: Erwin Kessler, art historian and critic, director, Museum of Recent Art.
National Gallery Wing, Groundfloor
Calea Victoriei 49-53,
Open 9 July to 22 October 2017
Visiting hours: Wednesday to Sunday, 11.00 - 19.00 hrs (until 30 September), Wednesday to Sunday 10.00 – 18.00 hrs (October)