Read about 25 galleries, who will be presented at viennacontemporary for the first time.
“In Love With Vienna” – the new rubric on The New Contemporary! Artists, gallerists, curators, and many other personalities from the Austrian art scene will let us know what they love about Vienna. For the first post I met the Italian artist Salvatore Viviano in the legendary Café Korb.
Last Friday the MUMOK (Museum Of Modern Art) in Vienna opened its doors to the big Franz West retrospective “Where Is My Eight?” – a tribute to one of the most important Austrian contemporary artists, who unfortunately passed away last summer. Friends, colleagues, fans, and a lot of VIPs came to the event.
Christian Meyer runs his gallery together with Renate Kainer since 1998. The gallery showcases Austrian “stars” like Gelitin, Heimo Zobernig, Franz West, and international artists like Liam Gillick, Yoshitomo Nara, Raymond Pettibon, and many more. http://meyerkainer.com