Art news from ‘Austria’

Fellowships for Curators and Artists at Salzburg Summer Academy

CALL for APPLICATIONS 2014 now open until 27 April 2014 ERSTE Foundation offers four fellowships for young artists and four fellowships for emerging curators from the Czech Republic, Hungary, Romania and the Slovak Republic to take part in a course of their choice at the International Summer Academy of Fine Arts in Salzburg 2014. Every […]


FOCUS ON Mihai Zgondoiu THE ARTIST'S GOLDEN HAND (video-performance, object, print) March 21– May 3, 2014 Project coordinator: Ana-Maria Altmann Opening: Friday, March 21, 2014, 19.00, Five Plus Art Gallery, 41 Argentinier Str., Vienna "Zgondoiu is an avid observer of cultural issues, political stereotypes but also of his own identity. Key words such as freedom, […]

Kunsthaus Graz: James Benning- Decoding Fear

James Benning Decoding Fear 07.03.-01.06.2014, 10:00 AM – 05:00 PM  Opening: 06.03.2014, 7 p.m. Curator: Peter Pakesch With James Benning. Decoding Fear, the Kunsthaus Graz continues its involvement with moving images in space. Remarkable positions on this theme have already been presented a number of times in such exhibitions as Videodreams (2004), Diana Thater. gorillagorillagorilla […]

Wiener Secession: ULRIK HELTOFT – Kabinet

ULRIK HELTOFT Kabinet February 13–March 30, 2014 Press conference: Wednesday, February 12, 2014, 11am Opening: Wednesday, February 12, 2014, 7pm There is something subtly mysterious about the films and photographs of the Danish artist Ulrik Heltoft. Drawing on literary narratives or scientific sources, his works often explore the conceptual and aesthetic potentials of specific technologies. […]

Temnikova & Kasela Gallery: Kris Lemsalu – Lord, Got To Keep On Groovin

Temnikova & Kasela invites you to the solo exhibition by Kris Lemsalu "Lord Got To Keep On Groovin". The opening will take place at 1Galerii (Rüütli 4, Tallinn) on the 7th of February at 7pm. Kris Lemsalu is an artist based in Vienna. Her recent solo exhibitions include Top Sinner, Pro Choice, Vienna (2012); EVIAN […]

Kunsthaus Graz – Ilya and Emilia Kabakov Utopia and Reality

Opening: Feb 06, 2014, 7 p.m. In cooperation with the Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven (NL) Curated by Charles Esche, Ilya Kabakov and Emilia Kabakov Co-curated by Peter Pakesch, Katrin Bucher Trantow and Willem Jan Renders El Lissitzky and Ilya Kabakov are representatives of the former Soviet Union, who stand for the two generations to follow that […]


ANDREA FIAN – DURCHSCHICHTUNG    Thursday, 30. January 2014, from 18.00 until 22.00   Opening with Markus Waitschacher, Universalmuseum Joanneum, 19.00 p.m.  DURATION OF THE EXHIBITION:  31. January until 29. March 2014 

OstLicht Gallery: A Double Life

René Burri Doppelleben (A Double Life) 17.01. – 15.03.2014 René Burri helped shape the history of photography in the 20th century. Many of his images, such Che Guevara with cigar or the works on Le Corbusier, are known throughout the world. Burri meticulously archived all his photo-essays in the form of contact prints that allow […]

Mezzanin Gallery: Animism – An installation in three stages

Etti Abergel: Animism – An installation in three stages, 22.01. – 01.03.2014 Invitation 22.01. – 01.03.2014

Martin Janda Gallery: Erased Wing Mirror

Roman Ondák: Erased Wing Mirror 22.01.–08.03.2014 Galerie Martin Janda is showing new works by Roman Ondák from January 22 to March 8, 2014. Opening: Tuesday, January 21, 7 pm We look forward to welcoming you!

Emanuel Layr Gallery: Andy Boot

Andy Boot 27.11.2013 – 25.01.2014 Andy Boot, Installation view, 2013 Andy Boot's exhibition is based on the so-called existence of the average color of the universe. Incidentally discovered by a team of astronomers at Johns Hopkins university in 2001-02 while apparently "examining spectral analysis of different galaxies to study star formation" (Wikipedia), the color was […]

Kunstraum Lakeside: exhibition opening «Masist Gül», Thu 23/01/14

January 24 to March 14, 2014 Masist Gül by Banu Cennetoğlu & Philippine Hoegen To make a body of work visible posthumously is a delicate and hazardous task, especially if the artist was not recognized in the context of official art history during his or her lifetime. There is always a risk that the artist, […]

Mario Mauroner Contemporary Art, Vienna: BERTRAM HASENAUER

We have the pleasure of inviting you to attend the opening of the exhibition BERTRAM HASENAUER on Thursday, 23 January from 6 – 9 pm at our gallery in VIENNA (Weihburggasse 26). Dates: 23.01.2014 – 15.03.2014

Museums Quartier, Vienna: PLACES OF TRANSITION

PLACES OF TRANSITION curated by Gülsen Bal and Walter Seidl freiraum / Quartier 21 INTERNATIONAL / MuseumsQuartier 23 January 2014, 7 pm In search of possible futures, the exhibition “Places of Transition” brings together a variety of international works of art that engage in an evolving process of producing pluralistic approaches, which, in their multiplicity, […]

Kunsthaus Graz: Who’’s that Guy? Tell me more about Guy de Cointet

Who's That Guy? Tell Me More about Guy de Cointet 20.01.2014, 07:00 PM  The event is a co-production with the Grazer Kunstverein. Who's That Guy? Tell Me More about Guy de Cointet (2011) is a portrait of Guy de Cointet, a French-born artist based in California who created text and sculptural works, often combining these […]

Open Systems | 14 January 2014, 19:00 – 21.30

We cordially invite you to join us to celebrate our year exhibition Open Systems 1-01-04/13 covering a selection of the four editions of ARTSLAB produced within the new outlines of Open Systems. The exhibition will be shown at GPL Contemporary in Vienna.  Open Systems 1-01-04/13 | 15 January – 13 February 2014 Opening: 14 January, […]

GALERIE VALÉRIE BACH, Brussels: Velvet skin

GUDRUN KAMPL Solo show GALERIE VALÉRIE BACH, Brussels 10.01.2014, 19:00 Opening on January 10th 2014 (6-9pm) Born in Klagenfurt (Austria) in 1964, Gudrun Kampl lives and works in Vienna, where she studied at the University of Applied Arts . She has received numerous awards and her work has been exhibited many times in Austria and […]

Young European Artist Trieste Contemporanea Award 2013

young european artist trieste contemporanea award 2013 the award goes to / We are pleased to announce that Johanna Binder (Austria) and Abel, Carlo and Max Korinsky (Germany) are the two ex aequo winners of the Trieste Contemporanea Young European Artist 2013. The promising Austrian and German artists are the first two ex-aequo winners in […]

BALKAN(S) NOW | 11 December 2013, Belgrade

We cordially invite you to join us for the Film and Video screening, BALKAN(S) NOW:  Date: 11 December 2013, 18:00 – 19:30  Artists: Yane Calovski, Nemanja Cvijanović, Ibro Hasanović, Astrit Ismaili, Alban Muja, Vladan Jeremić and Rena Rädle, Milica Tomić Project Curators: Gülsen Bal and Marlene Rigler  Venue: Remont – independent artistic association The project […]


S/HE IS THE ONE 25 10 2013 – 14 12 2013 Veronika Hauer & Nicole Miltner, In a manner of speaking, #2, 2013, Performance. © Veronika Hauer & Nicole Miltner Artists: Bernadette Anzengruber, Elke Auer, Esther Straganz, Renate Bertlmann, Katrina Daschner, Carola Dertnig, VALIE EXPORT, Female Obsession, Nilbar Güres, Sanja Iveković, Suzie Léger, Roberta Lima, […]

Artepari Gallery, Graz: Non-finito

solo exhibition    MICHAEL KIENZER – NON-FINITO    Opening: 17 October 2013, 7pm  Duration of the exhibition: 18 October to 29 November 2013   For further questions please contact the gallery 

Kunsthaus, Graz/ Culture:City

Culture:City Cultural Buildings from Bilbao to Zeche Zollverein Opening: June 27, 2013, 6 pm Curator: Matthias Sauerbruch (Berlin) Co-curators: Wulf Walter Boettger, Caroline Wolf In collaboration with the Akademie der Künste, Berlin Cultural range and its physical manifestation in the form of buildings are the driving force and content of innovative city development and planning. […]

Mario Marioner Contemporary art: Hybrid Painting

We cordially invite you to the exhibition HYBRID PAINTING with works by Kelly Jazvac, Fabian Marcaccio, David Reed, Lois Renner and Eva Schlegel on 10.10.2013, from 6-9pm. curated by_vienna 2013 pursues the diverse questions that are currently connected with the medium of painting. At the invitation of departure – The Creative Agency of the City […]

Salonul de Proiecte @VIENNAFAIR

Salonul de proiecte at VIENNAFAIR, part of special project “DIYALOG”: New Energies, a focus on non-profit spaces and new galleries in Romania and Turkey supported by OMV 9-13 October 2013 Dear Money, Starting from an artwork produced by Marina Albu in 2013 with the title "Dear M., I Try Not to Think of You but […]

SARIEV Contemporary at VIENNAFAIR 2013

SARIEV Contemporary at VIENNAFAIR 2013 The New Contemporary 10—13 October 2013 Sariev Contemporary Booth B3 artists presented: Pravdoliub Ivanov Stefania Batoeva Rada Boukova Nedko Solakov, Dimitar Solakov and Mityo Solakov  Stefan Nikolaev Valio Tchenkov   Works List – ViennaFair 2013 Artists presented   VIENNAFAIR 2013 Messe Wien, Halle A,  Messeplatz 1, 1020 Vienna […]