MAK Design Labor

EOOS, 2014

From art to the everyday world and a new quality of life: a totally new interpretation of the MAK Study Collection marks the 150-year anniversary of the MAK

Andy Warhol once said: “When you think about it, department stores are kind of like museums.” Taking this idea the other way round, the MAK DESIGN LAB is oriented on the dramaturgy of a supermarket. A dynamic concept emerged in which collection objects can be contrasted or placed in relation to each other, making it possible to directly experience art historical and inter-disciplinary interconnections.”




The design of the MAK DESIGN LAB makes use of modular units and enables to quickly adjust to subjects and developments. The furnishings create proximity to the visitors: table-high pedestals place the objects at eye level or offer the possibility of active investigation at “workplaces

Design by EOOS
Grafik: Perndl+Co