300 Years of the Vienna Porcelain Manufactory
44,00 €including 4,00 € (10.0% VAT) & plus shippingThis publication on the wide-ranging anniversary exhibition 300 YEARS OF THE VIENNA PORCELAIN MANUFACTORY at the MAK (16.5..–23.9.2018) throws light on the founding and the history of Europe’s second-oldest porcelain factory after Meissen. Founded with the imperial privilege in 1718,...
150 Jahre Universität für angewandte Kunst Wien.
Ästhetik der Veränderung
38,90 €including 3,54 € (10.0% VAT) & plus shippingThis publication describes the history of the institution’s development from the Imperial Royal School of Arts and Crafts to today’s University of Applied Arts. This comprehensive presentation not only elucidates the broad range of today’s degree courses in architecture, design,...
2006 EDIZIONI PERIFERIA180,00 €
2006 EDIZIONI PERIFERIA
Die Ringe des Dieter Roth
180,00 €including 16,36 € (10.0% VAT) & plus shippingBox with 100 facsimiles of original documents, accompanying book with texts by Jean-Christophe Ammann, Peter Noever, Adalsteinn Ingolfsson and a talk of Flurina Paravicini-Tönz with Hans Langenbacher and photographs of the rings.Edited by Flurina & Gianni Paravicini-Tönz. Concept: Gianni Paravicini,...
Adolf Loos: Our Contemporary20,00 €
Adolf Loos: Our Contemporary
Unser Zeitgenosse/Nosso Contemporâneo
20,00 €including 1,82 € (10.0% VAT) & plus shipping"Adolf Loos: Our Contemporary" celebrates the centenary of the Looshaus in Vienna and the publication of Adolf Loos' most provocative theoretical text: "Ornament and Crime". Its primary aim is to map some significant reactions to Loos both among his closes...
ALOIS RIEGL. Revisited48,50 €
ALOIS RIEGL. Revisited
Contributions to the Opus and its Reception
48,50 €including 4,41 € (10.0% VAT) & plus shippingThe art historian Alois Riegl (1858–1905) is today considered one of the intellectual leaders of the Viennese fin de siècle. His writings, which enjoy international acclaim, represent a new and in part radical direction in his field. Riegl served as...
ANISH KAPOOR. Shooting into the Corner
29,00 €including 2,64 € (10.0% VAT) & plus shippingAnish Kapoor's space-conquering sculptures including "Shooting into the Corner", a work in progress created especially for the MAK - growing up out of wax that is reminiscent of skinless flesh and thrown into the world by a machine - are...
ANISH KAPOOR. Shooting into the Corner
39,00 €including 3,55 € (10.0% VAT) & plus shippingBorn in Bombay in 1954, London-based sculptor Anish Kapoor ranks among the leading exponents of New British Sculpture. Even his early sculptures&mdashartfully shaped mounds of brightly colored powder pigment&mdashestablished him as the author of an exceptionally varied oeuvre embracing materials...
Design between Archaic and High Tech
51,40 €including 4,67 € (10.0% VAT) & plus shippingDesign by EOOS originates in a domain between archaic and hightech. With their “Poetical Analysis” the Viennese design studio devised a unique research tool for contemporary interpretations of rituals, intuitive images, and myths. EOOS’s unfailingly reduced material and formal language...
CANTILEVER CHAIR21,00 €
Architectural Manifesto and Material Experiment
21,00 €including 1,91 € (10.0% VAT) & plus shippingThis publication gives a survey of the eighty-year design history of cantilever chairs. These self-supporting steel-tube chairs that originated around the Bauhaus and the German Werkbund have long become classics of modern furniture design. The idea of the freely suspended...
CEREMONIES FEASTS COSTUMES59,00 €
CEREMONIES FEASTS COSTUMES
Viennese Porcelain Figures during the Reign of Maria Theresia
59,00 €including 5,36 € (10.0% VAT) & plus shippingLate Baroque, Rococo and the early Enlightenment were the formative spirits of the age during the reign of Maria Theresa, in which the cultural life of the court burgeoned into extraordinary bloom. Here the arts found a broad horizon of...
Chinese Whispers44,00 €
Recent Art from the Sigg Collections
44,00 €including 4,00 € (10.0% VAT) & plus shippingThis fascinating look at the Sigg and M+ Sigg Collections, one of the largest, most comprehensive and important collection of contemporary Chinese art in the world, provides the perfect springboard to explore the role of cultural identity in today’s global...
CLEGG & GUTTMANN. Biedermeier reanimated
24,00 €including 2,18 € (10.0% VAT) & plus shippingBased on the art of the Biedermeier period, which is defined by the abstraction of forms, ornament and colour, Clegg & Guttmann interpret the ensemble of the MAK Branch Geymüllerschlössel as the backdrop for trenchant and staged tableaux – expressly...
COOP HIMMELB(L)AU. Beyond the Blue
39,00 €including 3,55 € (10.0% VAT) & plus shippingThis publication was published for an eponymous exhibition shown by and conceptualized especially for the MAK (12.12.2007–11.5.2008), the hitherto largest and most comprehensive museum presentation of the work of this team of architects operating worldwide and running offices in Vienna...
DENNIS HOPPER. A System of Moments
32,00 €including 2,91 € (10.0% VAT) & plus shippingDennis Hopper, one of Hollywood's last great cult figures, is mostly known for his depiction of social outcasts in films such as Rebel Without A Cause or Apocalypse Now, but also as the director of classic films like Easy Rider...
Eastern Promises39,00 €
Contemporary Architecture and Spatial Practices in East Asia
39,00 €including 3,55 € (10.0% VAT) & plus shippingIn East Asia’s cultural landscape pioneering architectural projects are currently originating especially in the countries of China, Japan, South Korea, and Taiwan.Not only do local conditions and traditions play a role, but also the knowledge of global media technologies is...
ELKE KRYSTUFEK. Liquid Logic35,00 €
ELKE KRYSTUFEK. Liquid Logic
The Height of Knowledge and the Speed of Thought
35,00 €including 3,18 € (10.0% VAT) & plus shippingElke Krystufek's work is complex, slef-contradictory, sometimes shocking, forcefully confronting viewers (unless they turn away from it altogether), but it is always rich and of immediate intensity. Drawing, photography, sculpture, video and, again and again, text overlap, are justaposed, mutually...