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We went to Banksy & Warhol exhibition in Amsterdam: This is a feast for the eyes and soul (PHOTO)

In Moco museum, one of the oldest structures settled in museum quarter, there is currently an exhibition of these two "rock stars" of modern art

Amsterdam - the city of freedom, 177 different nations, tireless cyclists, unique architecture and numerous channels - for many, the only place marijuana is offered in coffee shops, and prostitutes in the shop windows in the Red Light district.

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However, what is forgotten is that one can enjoy in "Venice of the north" in the works of Dutch impressionist, but also modern artists such as Andy Warhol and Bansky.

In Moco museum, one of the oldest structures settled in museums quarter, there is currently an exhibition of these two "rock stars" of modern art, one who marked the 20th century of American Pop-art, and the other one who influenced the street graffiti culture with his witty, critical and political approach.

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"Girl with balloon", "Laugh now", "Green fields of beans", "Our time will come", are just some of total of 90 authentic works of art that are in the museum collection, one of the greatest in Europe.

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Banksy muzej Amsterdam (1)

As addition to the graffiti artist from Bristol, contemporary art lovers can see Warhol works under the title "Royal".

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It is consisted of the famous "Can of Campbell's soup," a collage with the image of Gerard Depardieu, and three portraits of the Queens: Elizabeth II, Margaret II of Denmark and Beatrix of the Netherlands.

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(Telegraf.co.uk / S.I. – s.ilic@telegraf.rs)

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