Art institutions in conversation: the Talks program of viennacontemporary.
Designer and art directrice Laura Karasinski is one of the most prominent voices of the young contemporary generation in Vienna . In this interview she talks about her agency and the city.
It was natural for the director of the viennese gallery Ernst Hilger Michael Kaufmann to start collecting art, as he was fascinated by it since he was a student. Together with his fiancée Ronald Harder they started the exhibition project “Spielzimmer” and show young artists in the basement of their apartment and I visited them …
The importance of viennacontemporary for the Viennese art scene is underlined by the multifaceted events during the fair offering a broader view on the contemporary art scene.
As part of the Cinema program, curator Olaf Stüber presents films and videos of Austrian and international artists that were submitted by the galleries participating in viennacontemporary.
For the second year running, viennacontemporary organises Media Talks! and gives the floor to an impressive range of media outlets to voice their views on the contemporary art world.
We are happy to announce galleries in this year’s viennacontemporary special categories: Reflections and Established.
For 2017, viennacontemporary has further developed the tours program and now offers free guided tours on special subjects. In this way, visitors can further get to know what is on offer at the art fair.