Curator-Guided Tour SHOWROOM WIENER WERKSTÄTTE—A DIALOG WITH MICHAEL ANASTASSIADES followed by a look into the archives of the Wiener Werkstätte with Anne-Katrin Rossberg
MEETING POINT for all tours: Columned Main Hall
Admission is free with registration. All WORLD ART NOUVEAU DAY tours are held in German.
In the context of this year’s WORLD ART NOUVEAU DAY, the MAK is offering the opportunity of enjoying an extensive Art Nouveau program free of admission. This includes special tours of the exhibitions SHOWROOM WIENER WERKSTÄTTE: A Dialogue with Michael Anastassiades and JOSEF HOFFMANN: Progress Through Beauty as well as the MAK4Family workshop Viennese Lines—Typography in the Style of Art Nouveau, an experience for the entire family. Actress Sona MacDonald will accompany you through the MAK Permanent Collection Vienna 1900 with a reading and an evening architecture walk will guide you to important Viennese Art Nouveau buildings.
The WORLD ART NOUVEAU DAY was founded in 2013 on the occasion of the anniversary of Antoni Gaudi’s and Ödön Lechner’s deaths. Throughout Europe, museums and organizations contribute to this international event with exhibitions, photo competitions, presentations, and readings.
The MAK is the Austrian project partner of the Interreg project ARTNOUVEAU2. This event is supported by funds from the European Union (ERDF, IPA II), INTERREG Danube Transnational Programme in the context of the project ARTNOUVEAU2.