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About the Graphic Collection

The Graphic Collection forms the visual memory of the Academy and is one of the most important graphic collections in Austria. The inventory consists of approximately 40,000 drawings, about 22,000 photographs and an estimated 100,000 prints from various epochs of European art history from the 14th century to the present.

As a historical collection of teaching materials and picture archive, the Graphic Collection documents over 300 years of teaching history and events at the Academy. Due to the breadth, the enormous scope and the high quality of the collection, it can also be regarded as a universal collection of graphics.

The Graphic Collection of the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna

Study hall
Schillerplatz 3
1010 Vienna
Visit only by prior registration
P +43 1 58816 2401
Monday to Friday 9–16 h

Invoice address
Akademie der bildenden Künste Wien
Schillerplatz 3
1010 Vienna