Museo Universidad de Navarra
Museum in Pamplona
Museo Universidad de Navarra is the contemporary art museum of the University of Navarra, which has been compared to the Guggenheim in Bilbao. It was inaugurated on January 22, 2015 by King Felipe VI of Spain and Queen Letizia Ortiz. The daughter of a Spanish impresario, María Josefa Huarte, in 2008 made a generous donation which included paintings by Picasso and Kandinsky. Meanwhile the University of Navarra contributed rare photographic material from its archive chronicling artists from the 19th century.
The building, located on the Pamplona campus and designed by the Navarrese architect Rafael Moneo.