Based in Bejing, China, Yansong Ma is considered as one of the most progressive exponents of cutting-edge architecture in
the Asia area. In his lecture he spoke about his work in China which was going through the most rampant urbanization phase
in the countrys history. Ma gave an overview of the phenomenon from the perspective of the MAD Architectural Design
Office he founded and heads in Beijing.Projects of the studio include the Absolute Tower in Toronto, Canada (20062011), whose design made MAD Architectural
Design win the international architectural competition for the project in 2006, the SINOSteel International Plaza (20072012),
consisting of an office building (358 m high) and a hotel (88 m) in Tianjin, China, the Mongolian Museum (20052009)
in Erdos, Inner Mongolia, China, as well as a number of public buildings and residential buildings in Denmark, Hong Kong,
Dubai, Singapore, Malaysia, Japan, and Costa Rica.
Opening HoursTue 10 a.m.–10 p.m.Wed–Sun 10 a.m.–6 p.m.Mon closed
Admission€ 12 / reduced € 9Free admission for children and teens under 19Tuesdays 6–10 p.m. admission € 5 Family ticket € 15(two adults and at least one minor child up to 14)Vienna 1900-Combined Ticket€ 20 / reduced € 16valid for MAK and Leopold Museum
Guided ToursMAK TOURS – every Saturday at 11 a.m. a tour through the MAK in German; every Sunday at noon in English.Attendance fee: € 3,50 per person (1 h), € 5 per person (1,5 h), except children up to 6 and holders of
“Hunger auf Kunst und Kultur-Pass”
Special and Group Toursby advance bookingGabriele Fabiankowitsch, Head of Educational Program and Guided ToursT +43 1 711 36-298(Mon–Fri 10 a.m.–4 p.m.),
Multimedia Guidefor Vienna 1900, Asia, Carpets: € 2Or download the app for free to your own tablet (iOS and Android)!
Barrier Free AccessLift at the entrance at Weiskirchnerstraße 3, accessible toilets for disabled visitors.