Great news from viennacontemporary long time partner! Given the success of the first few months since its inception, 25th Anniversary of the illy Art Collection Installation by Robert Wilson named “THE DISH RAN AWAY WITH THE SPOON everything you can think of is true” is extended until September 10th in Venice.
After a big renovation, Kunsthalle Krems opened its doors a couple of weeks ago. We asked the new Artistic Director Florian Steininger about changes and perspectives of Lower Austria’s main art institution for contemporary art.
It’s the last week of the exhibition ‘Performing the Border’ at the Kunstraum Niederösterreich, where you can find a famous installation/shop DO FARD — Iranian underwear sold by artist Anahita Razmi, who will be represented at the viennacontemporary 2017 by Dubai based gallery Carbon 12. I met her at the gallery to find out more …
Curator and artist Walter Seidl reports from documenta 14 and writes about Eastern European artists presented at the quinquennial exhibition in Kassel.
documenta 14 in photos
We are happy to announce Austria’s first hackathon at the intersection of art and IT, which will take place 19 – 21 September 2017.
We are very happy to announce that curator and artist Walter Seidl will be contributing to the #viennacontemporaryMag in the upcoming months. In the first post he writes about the presence of Eastern European artists at the Venice Biennale.
Preview of the 57th Venice Biennale in pictures.
This weekend is all about donaufestival — Austria’s famous avant-garde event for music, performance, and visual art in Krems. Here’s what we are looking forward to.
We just got back from Berlin, where we made it to 47 participating galleries of the 13th edition of Berlin Gallery Weekend. Here are the highlights:
It’s not even April yet, but Vienna has seen four new gallery openings in 2017 already! Some familiar names and new faces of the Viennese young art scene to know.
There are countless reasons for a gallery to be present in an enchanting city like Vienna with diverse cultural life. Explore five new and exciting contemporary art galleries, that opened or moved to the Austrian capital in 2016.
Last week Nobel Prize recipient Eric Kandel gave the first lecture of the series “Art & Science – Bridging Two Cultures” in Vienna.
On the occasion of upcoming panel discussion “Is There a Future for Museums?”, September 20 at MQ, Vienna, museum expert Paul Alezraa from Avesta Group talks about how to stay relevant for digital natives, embracing new technologies and forgetting about visitor numbers.
Take a peek into the Hungarian capital’s thriving art scene on the weekend of Septmeber 9-11. Here’s which events and exhibitions you should experience at the third edition of Gallery Weekend Budapest.