We are happy to announce the galleries of VIENNAFAIR The New Contemporary 2014!
For the tenth year VIENNAFAIR The New Contemporary will take place at Messe Wien, located next to the Prater – one of the biggest parks in Vienna. I met Michael Todt, the director of a Motel One, which recently opened in the area, to find out about the best spots around.
The Salzburg International Summer Academy of Fine Arts, founded in 1953 by Oskar Kokoschka as the “School of Vision” in Hohensalzburg Fortress, is the oldest of its kind in Europe. Read an interview with Hildegund Amanshauser, the director of the Academy to find out about the studying process, students, and pressing issues in Salzburg.
“Polytech.Science.Art” program of the Polytechnic Museum in Moscow presented a new workshop, “Haptic City”, run by Greek media artist Artemis Papageorgiou: From August 5 to 8, 2014, workshop participants spent some time at the Strelka Institute going deep into fibertronics. Haptic City is a workshop about using electronic components while working with textiles: Participants were invited …
Meet six independent curators and find out about about their practice, the pros and cons of working in Austria, and what makes Austrian artists different.
The image of the city that could be Vienna. Read an interview with Austrian artist Wolfgang Lehrner about his project “VIE CEE”, which focuses on the vision of a possible Central-Eastern European capital.
How to find contemporary art in the 350 rooms of the Winter Palace and New Hermitage.
I am not an art critic, so I will leave topics like the engagement of art and politics to the professionals. In this post I will share with you my experience of Manifesta 10, which I enjoyed and frankly, the main achievement of Kasper König is that the biennial is happening despite the controversy and the …