After a big renovation, Kunsthalle Krems opened its doors a couple of weeks ago. We asked the new Artistic Director Florian Steininger about changes and perspectives of Lower Austria’s main art institution for contemporary art.
The Belgian media & technology art duo talks about new ways to shape art experiences, their residency at Vienna’s Q21 and whether the city is as picture-perfectly kitschy as expected.
Learn what artist Rudi Stanzel snuck into Belvedere, why you should always look up in Vienna and why Mozartkugeln are still a good souvenir.
Read the interview with Austrian artist Ulla Rauter, whose solo show was presented at viennacontemporary by gallery MAM Mario Mauroner Contemporary Art in the framework of ZONE1.
Read the interview with Austrian artist Albert Mayr, whose solo show will be presented at viennacontemporary by MARTINETZ from Cologne in the framework of ZONE1.
Some people collect art, some stamps, anything goes. The retired Austrian Administrative Official and carpenter Reinhard Walenta collects illy cups. Not just any cups, each one is designed by a renowned contemporary artist…
Interview with Swiss collector Gaudenz B. Ruf about his passion for art and the Bulgarian art scene.
Read the interview with Austrian artist Clemens Wolf, whose solo show will be presented by Galerie Silvia Steinek (booth A24) in the framework of ZONE 1.
‘Without a collector there is no gallery, there is no artist, there is no art scene.’ – In the video landscape designer Roman Fuchs talks about his art collection and shows Villa Fuchs — a 1350 square meter residency with a sculpture park, where he lives with his wife, six children and numerous works of art.
I met Waqas at the opening of his solo exhibition at Galerie Krinzinger and he kindly agreed to tell me more about his creative process.
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 …
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, …
What are the reasons for unhappiness 100 years ago and now? What is Sigmund Freud’s relationship with sexuality? Why does the patient have to lay on the couch and the analyst sits behind? All those questions and more were discussed during the interview with Vita Zaman, the artistic director of VIENNAFAIR, and Bettina Reiter, a …
Art world prankster, art entrepreneur, and Belgian conceptual artist Wim Delvoye has redefined what it means to be an enfant terrible in the art world, which if you consider contemporary art these days is a pretty hard feat to master.
We are proud to present our second video interview series. New style, more Vienna impressions! We hope you enjoy our first video – as much as we do!