“I Am A Relaxed And Happy Person” – Nicolaus Schafhausen, Director Of Kunsthalle Wien
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“I Am A Relaxed And Happy Person” – Nicolaus Schafhausen, Director Of Kunsthalle Wien

Who is this man with these expressive black eyebrows? A lot people might know who, as this German is a big name in the art world: Nicolaus Schafhausen, the new director of Kunsthalle Wien (*1965 in Düsseldorf) and curator of the 6th Bucharest Biennale 2014. The New Contemporary met him for a cup of coffee … Continue reading

The Workers’ Club – Open Studio In A Moscow Office Space
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The Workers’ Club – Open Studio In A Moscow Office Space

How nice it can be to watch other people work during the weekend! This is meant neither ironically nor offendingly! The company “Dream Industries” moved out of their office building and invited artists to move in for a two-day social media art project, as long as the most important equipment such as computers, the coffee … Continue reading

Review: “It is not only about selling, but selling to the right people”
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Review: “It is not only about selling, but selling to the right people”

The VIENNAFAIR booth of New York gallerist Simon Subal and Viennese gallerist Emanuel Layr won the Emerging Gallery Prize 2012 of the Wirtschaftskammer Wien. They had a great presentation with works by artists Sonia Almeida, Julien Bismuth and Frank Heath. Former curator and “gallerist newcomer” Simon Subal has opened her gallery just a year ago … Continue reading