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Collection de l'Art Brut

avenue Bergieres 11 av, Lausanne 1004, Switzerland
+41 21 315 25 70
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Wonderful different kind of Art

Just visited this great little museum. It's in a beautiful old building, that's been totally gutted... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Durham, North Carolina
Visited the 1st Saturday of the month, for free

It's a crazy place. Litteraly and figuratively. Artists with psychic disabilities from all around... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
marjan t
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avenue Bergieres 11 av, Lausanne 1004, Switzerland
+41 21 315 25 70
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just visited this great little museum. It's in a beautiful old building, that's been totally gutted on the inside. The artists are all marginalized people, who had terrible upbringing and many ended up in mental institutions , so it's quit different. Many of the works...More

Thank Fivedanes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's a crazy place. Litteraly and figuratively. Artists with psychic disabilities from all around the world and from different times. You have to go there. Then again, beware, it takes a lot of time, it's bigger than it seems and there's a lot of content....More

Thank marjan t
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Experience different thinking and view art from a different lens and angle. Be open and tolerant !! This place is possibly unique in Europe, do not miss it and confront yourself to a different thinking and art pattern.

Thank Brajon
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Vivid presentation of emotions, states of depression, mental disorders. It's definitely worth visiting to see how those people express their internal fights through art.

1  Thank Paweł C
Reviewed 28 April 2017

The Collection de l'Art Brut is a gem of a place featuring the works of several off-beat artists including the wonderful Henry Darger and James Edward Deeds. Well presented. A compelling place.

Thank djakarta77
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

A bit out of the way but worth the wander up the hill. My favourite collection in Lausanne. Not muc to recomend the cafe next door but the garden is decent place in the summer for a beer.

Thank Tash_L_C
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Unique art museum, beautiful pieces, fabulous life stories. One needs almost 2 visits as a lot to take in.Close to Beaulieu, no parking so easiest by bus.

Thank Gunnel B
Reviewed 27 March 2017

I am so glad I spent an afternoon at the museum. I was amazed by the collection of pieces made by, not trained artists, but by people with amazing life stories. Don't miss this if you are in the region.

Thank ll440
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

A unique collection for the first museum of this kind. Great discovery and an obligatory visit when you are in the region!

Thank Pierre W
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

I did not know what to expect when I want to see this Museum. To my surprise, it touched me on many ways. I love the real art that comes from hart and not worrying about people making comments on it! The stories behind it...More

1  Thank Rezmataz
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