Praca da Alfandega, s/n, Centro, Porto Alegre, State of Rio Grande do Sul 90010-150, Brazil
Phone: +55 (51) 3227-2311
The Rio Grande do Sul Museum of Art is an art museum in the State of Rio Grande do Sul . It is located in the center of Porto Alegre . Its eclectic building, national heritage, is one of The most noteworthy historic buildings in Porto Alegre. Its design is Usually Attributed to Theodor Wiederspahn , the German-Brazilian architect , although important Local historian and artist Fernando Corona ascribes it to Herman Gundlach. Currently Rio Grande do Sul Museum of Art houses over 2.600 objects of nearly all kinds of visual arts. The collection's core is formed by art from Rio Grande do Sul, being specially important the paintings and works on paper.