“I find the focus on Eastern Europe extremely interesting and very important.” – Hildegund Amanshauser
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“I find the focus on Eastern Europe extremely interesting and very important.” – Hildegund Amanshauser

The Salzburg International Summer Academy of Fine Arts, founded in 1953 by Oskar Kokoschka as the “School of Vision” in Hohensalzburg Fortress, is the oldest of its kind in Europe. Read an interview with Hildegund Amanshauser, the director of the Academy to find out about the studying process, students, and pressing issues in Salzburg. Continue reading

Contemporary Art Galleries in Moscow
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Contemporary Art Galleries in Moscow

VIENNAFAIR The New Contemporary co-hosted “Preview Night” at WINZAVOD Centre for Contemporary Art, where the most important Moscow galleries for contemporary art presented new exhibitions. Among the permanent projects located at the Winzavod, visitors also had the opportunity to visit pop-up exhibitions of MSK Gallery, Open Gallery, and Gallery Triumph as well as a chance … Continue reading

The Critical Engineer: An Interview with Danja Vasiliev
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The Critical Engineer: An Interview with Danja Vasiliev

Not so long ago, the Polytechnic Museum in Moscow announced the launch of the ‘Polytech.Science.Art’ program, which is dedicated to one of the most significant phenomena of contemporary culture – interdisciplinary collaborations between artists, scientists, and technology specialists. The program starts in 2014 with a series of workshops and lectures by international and Russian experts, … Continue reading

Moscow Minimal. “Details” – A Home Exhibition by Dima Hunzelweg and Ksenia Voeykova
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Moscow Minimal. “Details” – A Home Exhibition by Dima Hunzelweg and Ksenia Voeykova

Minimal art is not necessarily the first thing that comes to one´s mind when reflecting upon the Moscow Art Scene. Nevertheless, having returned from the US, Dima Hunzelweg has been exploring this artistic field for now more than five years. Together with his friend photo artist Ksenia Voeykova they presented their first personal show in … Continue reading