MAK Restoration

The experts in the MAK workshops restore precious and unique art objects. Depending on available capacity, they also accept outside commissions for restoration of glass, ceramics and stone, woodwork and furniture, objects and sculptures, paper and graphic art, textiles and upholstery, and clocks and clockwork mechanisms.

Manfred Trummer, head of MAK conservation and workshops
T +43 1 71136-260


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MAK Collection

The History of the MAK Collection - from the Imperial Royal Austrian Museum of Art and Industry to today’s MAK
The MAK is home to an unparalleled collection of applied arts, design, architecture, and contemporary art which has developed in the course of almost 150 years.
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Research and Scholarship at the MAK Library and Works on Paper Collection

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JOSEF HOFFMANN - Autobiography

144 pages
16,5 x 23,5 cm, paperback
German/English edition:
MAK Vienna/ Mährische Galerie Brno/ Hatje Cantz Verlag Ostfildern-Ruit, 2009
Czech/German edition:
MAK Vienna/ Mährische Galerie Brno 2009


Beyond the Blue
Published for the exhibition of the same title (12.12.2007–11.5.2008)
192 pages, numm. col. illustrations
Prestel Verlag, Munich, Berlin, London, New York 2007

Permanent Collection Renaissance Baroque Rococo

Artistic intervention: Franz Graf
The joint arrangement of precious glasses with valuable needle and bobbin lace in the MAK Renaissance Baroque Rococo Collection on permanent display not only complies with aspects of art history, but also places these delicate materials in a visual-sensuous dialogue with each other that enhances and accentuates their aesthetic effect with striking clarity.
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English Arts-and-Crafts Tapestries at the MAK

Project supervisor: Barbara Karl, Curator, Textiles and Carpets Collection, Project assistant: Dagmar Sachsenhofer
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