Event

Exhibition

Vienna 1900

Viennese Arts and Crafts, 1890–1938
Wed, 21.11.2012–Sun, 23.06.2013

MAK Collection

Collection

Library and Works on Paper Collection

Head: Kathrin Pokorny-Nagel
The MAK Library and Works on Paper Collection is one of the largest and oldest museum libraries with a focus on applied art. Alongside classic library functions, the collection is also devoted to artistic aspects of the pictorial in all possible variants as well as to the initiation of a reappraisal of art production manifested in paper form.

Magazine

MAK/ZINE #2/2012

Vienna 1900
The third edition of the MAK/ZINE, dedicated to Vienna 1900, plays a key role in regard by showing that the applied arts shouldn't be treated as an end unto themselves, but that they can produce an accord between people and society.

Edited by Christoph Thun-Hohenstein, texts by Philipp Blom, Paul Foss, Christopher Hailey, Frank Hartmann, Owen Hatherley, William M. Johnston, Christoph Thun-Hohenstein, Johannes Wieninger, Christian Witt-Dörring, et al., German/English, 122 pages, MAK/ Volltext Vienna 2012.