The Bechtler Museum of Modern Art, in the emerging Wells Fargo Cultural Campus, will open to the public on Saturday, January 2, 2010. Construction of the 36,500sf building, designed by Mario Botta, will complete this summer. The collection of more than 1,400 pieces will be donated to the public trust. It includes works by twentieth century masters such as Picasso, Degas, Miro, and Warhol.
Click here for the official press release, and stay tuned for more updates on how we will interact with this important new institutional neighbor in Third Ward!