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!
What a weekend! After waiting in a line with 150 people (!) in front of the doors of the Albertina for the 10th anniversary Albertina party on Friday, we popped into the “Early Birds” party at Kunsthalle Wien in Museumsquartier. Weird people, happy dancers, nice drinks, good music, and a crazy crowd of upcoming young …
IT’S DONE. THE FIRST VIDEO IN OUR NEW SERIES “THE NEW CONTEMPORARY MEETS … ” IS OUT! IN THE NEXT WEEKS AND MONTHS WE WILL MEET OUTSTANDING PERSONALITIES FROM THE VIENNESE ART SCENE (AND IT’S EUROPEAN NEIGHBORHOOD) FOR YOU.
Irena Karpa performed at the VIENNAFAIR party with her band QARPA and held a lecture for students at the fair. I talked with her about a new revolution in the Ukraine, her political performances, her MTV career, and her Playboy cover…
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
Georg Kargl is one of the most prominent gallerists in Vienna, the top dog on the famous gallery street Schleifmühlgasse in Vienna. His gallery shows are legendary, almost excessive, and set trends. Buzz: It is said that many museum directors get their ideas from Kargl.
Gallery Marc Jancou, which has its headquarters in Geneva and New York, was at the fair for the first time. At his booth Marc Jancou represented the Polish artist Slawomir Elsner (b.1976) and the British artist Ross Chisholm (b. 1977). http://www.marcjancou.com