Moscow International Biennale for Young Art | Highlights
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Moscow International Biennale for Young Art | Highlights

The fifth Moscow International Biennale for Young Art curated by Nadim Samman is definitely among the must see exhibitions this summer. The main Biennale project ‘Deep Inside’ situated at Trekhgornaya Manufacture — one of Moscow’s oldest textile mills features 87 works by 93 artists, selected from over 2000 applications. Continue reading

VIENNAFAIR: ZONE1. Part II
VIENNAFAIR Program

VIENNAFAIR: ZONE1. Part II

VIENNAFAIR The New Contemporary is very grateful for the support for young Austrian artists from the Austrian Federal Ministry of Education, Art and Culture (BM:UKK) (www.bmukk.gv.at) in facilitating ZONE1, a special project at the fair where Austrian galleries present solo exhibitions. This is the second part of the introduction to the artists and a peek at the works from the upcoming … Continue reading

VIENNAFAIR: ZONE 1
VIENNAFAIR Program

VIENNAFAIR: ZONE 1

VIENNAFAIR The New Contemporary is very grateful for the support for the young Austrian artists from the Austrian Federal Ministry of Education, Art and Culture (BM:UKK) (www.bmukk.gv.at) in facilitating ZONE1, a special project at the fair where Austrian galleries present solo exhibitions. This is the first introduction to the artists and a peek at the works from the upcoming … Continue reading

School Of Happiness Lesson 16: Enjoy The Symptom – Part II
School of Happiness

School Of Happiness Lesson 16: Enjoy The Symptom – Part II

Watch the second part of the interview with Vita Zaman, the artistic director of VIENNAFAIR, and Bettina Reiter, a specialist in psychiatry, psychoanalyst, board member  of the Sigmund Freud Society, and editor of the Zeitschrift für psychoanalytische Theorie und Praxis (Journal of Psychoanalytic Theory and Practice). For more questions and answers, problems and unlikely solutions  join us at VIENNAFAIR … Continue reading

School of Happiness Lesson 15: You Are Just One Click Away From Becoming Happy Again
School of Happiness

School of Happiness Lesson 15: You Are Just One Click Away From Becoming Happy Again

Magda Tothova will take part in VIENNA Live at VIENNAFAIR from October 10 to 13. For The New Contemporary Blog she prepared a special interview about happiness: Back in 2009 Ad Astra United started as a small company. Their business idea to offer people a means of getting rid of their negative energy became a huge success, … Continue reading

The Eagle Has Landed!? – Schafhausen’s First Act At Kunsthalle Vienna
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The Eagle Has Landed!? – Schafhausen’s First Act At Kunsthalle Vienna

“Incomprehensible!”, “Fantastic!”, “Boring!” Some were a bit confused, some amused, most people were curious about how the Kunsthalle’s director Schafhausen would start the new era of this institution with the festival What Would Thomas Bernhard Do (WWTBD) in Vienna’s Museumsquartier. See who was there and what happened at the opening… Continue reading