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The Museum Tinguely (Basel, Switzerland)

The Museum Tinguely is an art museum in Basel, Switzerland that contains a permanent exhibition of the works of Swiss painter and sculptor Jean Tinguely. Located in Solitude Park by the Rhine, the museum was designed by the Ticinese architect Mario Botta and opened on 3 October 1996.

 

A variety of Tinguely's kinetic art sculptures are on permanent display, complemented with illustrations, photographs and other documents related to the artist's life and work. The museum's temporary exhibitions show works from Tinguely's friends and contemporaries, as well as other modern artists. (Wikipedia)

 

Fountain by Jean Tinguely www.flickr.com/photos/m_strasser/6742477373/in/photostream/

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Taken on January 14, 2012