100 Museums to Visit Before You Die

MUseum MOderner Kunst (MUMOK)

Location: Vienna, Austria

2013 Exhibitions: Alejandro Cesarco (September 22 - October 9)

The MUMOK is dedicated to contemporary art and is the largest Austrian museum for international modern art. Its collection includes works by major artists such as Pablo Picasso, Nam June Paik, Gerhard Richter, and Jasper Johns, while its notable pop art collection features pieces by Andy Warhol and Roy Lichtenstein. Focused on displaying more recent art, the MUMOK hopes to present a balance between historical context and current trends in artistic expression, while also creating an interactive sphere for the museum within its international context. The MUMOK says that its public responsibility is to promote freedom in culture and art in society.

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