School Of Happiness Award Short List
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School Of Happiness Award Short List

We are happy to announce the short list for The School of Happiness Award. The professional jury members – the director of LENIKUS COLLECTION Angela E. Akbari, the curator at Bank Austria Kunstforum Mag. Heike Eipeldauer and the curator for contemporary art at Belvedere/21er Haus Bettina Steinbrügge – each chose three videos from all the applications that participants from Eastern … Continue reading

“The City Is A lot Friendlier Than Its Reputation” – Gheri Sackler, Сollector
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“The City Is A lot Friendlier Than Its Reputation” – Gheri Sackler, Сollector

I met collector Gheri Sackler, who is also an ambassador of VIENNAFAIR The New Contemporary, at the legendary restaurant Zum Schwarzen Kameel to find out why she is in love with Vienna. Why Vienna? Gheri Sackler: I have been looking for a capital city that is convenient and interesting to live in. I cannot be here … Continue reading

Analog Or Digital? Austrian Photography In 21er Haus
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Analog Or Digital? Austrian Photography In 21er Haus

The  exhibition “Photos” in the Viennese exhibition hall “21er Haus” with 83 artists is an overview of Austrian photography from the 1930s until today (runs till May 5, 2013). The New Contemporary visited the opening on January 29 and met a few interesting people: Agnes Husslein-Arco, director of the Belvedere in Vienna, Axel Köhne and Severin Dünser, … Continue reading