|Location||Bunka-no-mori-park, hachiman-cho, Tokushima-shi, Tokushima, 770-8070, Japan|
|Type||Museum, Contemporary art museum|
|Website||Tokushima Modern Art Museum|
Tokushima Modern Art Museum (徳島県立近代美術館, Tokushima Kenritsu Kindai Bijutsukan) is a prefectural art museum in Japan
Tokushima Modern Art Museum permanent collection includes works by Western and Japanese artists, like Picasso, Klee, Kiyokata Kaburagi, Seishi Kishimoto,Antony Gormley.
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