Guided Tour of the Porcelain Chamber from the Palais Dubsky in Brno, MAK Permanent Collection
Fri, 06.04.2018, 3.00 pm
MAK Columned Main Hall
Guided tour with Rainald Franz, Curator of the MAK Glass and Ceramics Collection, and Manfred Trummer, Head of Conservation The porcelain chamber from the Palais Dubsky in Brno (ca. 1740) is the masterpiece of the Vienna Porcelain Manufactory, established
in 1718 under Claudius Innocentius Du Paquier. On the occasion of the MAK jubilee exhibition 300 YEARS OF THE VIENNA PORCELAIN MANUFACTORY (16 May – 23 September 2018), new scientific work has been completed on the chamber during the course of its restoration.
The guided tour provides new information on both the space’s history and its restoration.
The guided tour is free of charge and it is not necessary to register in advance. In the context of the European Artistic Crafts Days 2018
Admission Reduced to the MAK during the European Artistic Crafts Days (€ 9 instead of € 12), password: “European Artistic Crafts
With a unique artistic intervention Donald Judd managed to blend the different stylistic worlds of the Baroque, Rococo, Classicism
and Minimalism. Taking on a central position here is the Porcelain Chamber from the Palais Dubsky in Brno, one of the first
rooms ever designed in European porcelain.