Art museums and galleries in Vienna

Mumok

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mumok, full name "MUseum MOderner Kunst" (English: Museum of Modern Art) Foundation Ludwig Vienna, is a museum in the Museumsquartier in Vienna, Austria.

The museum has a collection of 10,000 modern and contemporary art works, including major works from Andy Warhol, Pablo Picasso, Joseph Beuys, Nam June Paik, Wolf Vostell, Gerhard Richter, Jasper Johns and Roy Lichtenstein. Over 230 art works were given to the museum by the German industrialist and art collector Peter Ludwig and his wife Irene in 1981.

Since 2001, the museum is housed in a stone-clad building designed by Austrian architects Ortner & Ortner.

The MUMOK regularly organizes special exhibitions and is known for its large collection of art related to Viennese Actionism.

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Daniel Bachmann
17 March 2013
Brush your teath or they look like this and you wont be able to enjoy art anymore in this awesome museum!
Petsch Moser
3 March 2016
From Pablo Picasso to Andy Warhol and Franz West, the collection and special exhibitions represent a blend of tradition and experiment, past and present.
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Museumsplatz 1, 1070 Wien, Austria

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Mon 2:00 PM–7:00 PM
Tue-Wed-Fri-Sun 10:00 AM–7:00 PM
Thu 10:00 AM–9:00 PM
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