Art news from ‘Austria’

Viennafair 2013

10-13 Octomber 2013 + Special presentations: “DIYALOG”: New Energies, VIENNA Duet Georgia and Poland, ZONE1, Austrian Sculpture Project   + VIENNA Talks: Collectors’ Forum 20 four 7 – Collecting The New Contemporary, discussions with representatives of the international art scene, School of Happiness – talks on the theme of happiness   + Participating in creative processes: VIENNA […]

Vienna Art Week 2013

PERFORMANCE / LECTURE “How to make an ice cream out of a drill” (on the passionate resistance against settling)  by Federica Bueti Thu., 21 November 2013  6:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m. Kunstraum Niederoesterreich– NOE Herrengasse 13 A-1014 Wien (Vienna, 25 July 2013) VIENNA ART WEEK, now in its ninth edition, has become an annual fixture in Vienna’s […]

Open Systems: Issue 3

Open Systems is pleased to present Issue 3 in which the guest editor Saša Nabergoj intends to explore and generate new ideas on current curatorial practices that bear the important overarching shifts. The issue evaluates prevailing models of the curatorial activity from curating that “situates itself between research, teaching and reform” to also understand curatorial […]

Krokus @ Viennafair, 9.-13.10.2013

Krokus at VIENNAFAIR The New Contemporary / 9.-13.10.2013 Tomáš Džadoň (SK) – Svätopluk Mikyta (SK) – Peter Wehinger (AT)   Messe Wien, Halle 1 / B6 Preview: 9.10.2013, 14.00-18.00 Vernissage: 9.10.2013, 18.00-21.00  We are pleased to announce our participation at Viennafair 2013 with works by Slovak artists Tomáš Džadoň and Svätopluk Mikyta, and the Austrian artist […]

Kunsthaus Graz: Untitled (Project Room)

Heimo Zobernig: Untitled (Project Room), 2013 – one year project Kunsthaus Graz, Space01, 30.08, 18:00 Heimo Zobernig: Untitled (Project Room), 2013 / planning. Eric Kläring With Untitled (Project Space), the Austrian artist Heimo Zobernig creates the end of his solo exhibition (that until 1st of September can be seen in Space01), a sculpture, inside which […]

MUMOK, Vienna: The Personal Effects of Kim Dotcom

Simon Denny The Personal Effects of Kim Dotcom 05.07 – 13.10.2013 Exhibition view "Simon Denny. The Personal Effects of Kim Dotcom", mumok, Wien, 5.7.–13.10.2013, Photo: Gregor Titze, © mumok / Simon Denny The legal issues around Kim Dotcom’s file-sharing site Megaupload, once one of the most popular platforms for data exchange on the internet, has […]

Galerie Thoman, Innsbruck: collaborative and commissioned portraits

Michael Clegg & Martin Guttmann collaborative and commissioned portraits 28.06.13 – 14.09.13 Clegg & Guttmann collaborative and commissioned portraits exhibition view The presentation will focus on the large-scale photographic portraits of recent years. The difficult discipline of the portrait is tackled by Clegg & Guttmann by resorting to tried-and-tested artistic practices and

Thoman modern, Innsbruck: Malerei

Peter Krawagna – Malerei 15.06.13 – 31.08.13 Peter Krawagna, Malerei, Ohne Titel, 2012, Öl auf Leinwand, 130 x 195 cm, Kra/M 120002 We are pleased to invite you to our exhibition of paintings by Peter Krawagna. We will be presenting recent large-scale works on canvas and small works in oil on Japanese Washi paper.

Kunsthaus Graz: Heimo Zobernig

Heimo Zobernig 07.06.-01.09.2013, 10:00 AM – 05:00 PM, Space01 Heimo Zobernig, exhibition view Photo: UMJ / N. Lackner Curator: Peter Pakesch Exhibition organized by the Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia and the Kunsthaus Graz In over 30 years of exhibition activity the Austrian artist (born in Mauthen in 1958, lives in Vienna) has

Curators Connection. Vienna and Budapest

Call for application Curators Connection – a unique residency programme for emerging curators to gain a comprehensive insight and network in Vienna and Budapest 9 October-31 November 2013 Curators Connection is an intensive 8 weeks programme that looks directly at the roles and responsibilities of curators as mediators between artists, objects, institutions, experiences and audiences.

MAM Gallery @ ART SALZBURG 2013

ART SALZBURG 9 -18 August 2013 Dear Friends of the Gallery, we have the pleasure of inviting you to our upcoming art fair ART SALZBURG (9 -18 August 2013)  which will take place in the Salzburg Residenz. We look forward to welcoming you at our booth (#38).

Salzburger Kunstverein: Pseudoword Hazards

Agnieszka Polska Pseudoword Hazards July 18 – September 15, 2013 The young Polish artist, Agnieszka Polska, is presenting a series of videos and photographs created in recent years in a large-scale installation in the Salzburger Kunstverein. Polska’s materials are illustrations

Galerie Bernd Kugler, Innsbruck: Crystal Palace

René Luckhardt – Kristallpalast 03.07.2013 – 10.08.2013 Galerie Bernd Kugler is delighted to present René Luckhardt’s fifth solo exhibition in Innsbruck. All of the exhibited large-scale works were created in 2013 and mark a new stage in the work of the Swiss-German

Galerie Emanuel Layr, Vienna: Plamen Dejanoff

Plamen Dejanoff 5.6. – 3.8.2013 Plamen Dejanoff, Ad (Foundation), 2013, wood and iron, 220 x 100 x 15 cm Galerie Emanuel Layr is pleased to annouce Plamen Dejanoff's second solo exhibition at the gallery. Dejanoff presents four new works (two wall works and two objects) which operate as 3D ads for his new foundation project. […]

Galerie Emanuel Layr, Vienna: Eschscholzia Californica

Marius Engh – Eschscholzia Californica 5.06 – 3.08.2013 Marius Engh, Eschscholzia Californica, installation view, Galerie Emanuel Layr, Vienna 2013   Galerie Emanuel Layr is proud to present Marius Engh's third solo exhibition at the gallery with works relating to the history of an estate at Pacific Palisades in Los Angeles. Other recent solo exhibitions include

MAM Gallery, Salzburg: Aîtres

Dear Friends of the Gallery, We have the pleasure of inviting you to the upcoming opening of our festival exhibition   "Aîtres" on Saturday, 20 July 2013 from 11 AM – 6 PM at our gallery in the Salzburg Residenz (Residenzplatz 1). Opening hours: Monday – Saturday from 11 AM – 6 PM (until 10 […]

Secession, Vienna: Double Blind

ROBERT IRWIN Double Blind July 5 – September 1, 2013 Exhibition discussion: Thursday, July 4, 2013, 6 p.m. (sharp) Jennifer Winkworth in conversation with Robert Irwin (in English) An event organized by the Friends of the Secession The US artist Robert Irwin will present his new installation Double Blind in the Secession’s main gallery. The […]

Secession, Vienna: Homo Oeconomicus

THOMAS LOCHER Homo Oeconomicus July 5 – September 11, 2013 A pioneer of neo-conceptual art since the late 1980s, the German artist Thomas Locher examines the rules of language and the complex ways in which it functions. His exhibition Homo Oeconomicus, specially

Secession, Vienna: THE SIDE ROOM

ROSSELLA BISCOTTI THE SIDE ROOM July 5 – September 11, 2013   Rossella Biscotti, The Side Room, Ausstellungsansicht, installation view 04, Secession, 2013, photo: Oliver Ottenschlager Events in recent history and politics usually form the starting point for Rossella Biscotti’s projects. She is also interested in issues and insights in the social and natural sciences, […]

Rotor – center for contemporary art, Graz: Measures of Saving the World

Folke Kobberling / Martin Kaltwasser, "tropical furniture", 2013. VG- Bild-Kunst Bonn, Courtesy: Jack Hanley Gallery MEASURES OF SAVING THE WORLD _ PART 2 Participating artists: Anca Benera & Arnold Estefan, Swaantje Güntzel, Markus Jeschaunig, Folke Kobberling & Martin Kaltwasser, Ivan Moudov Curated by: Margarethe Makovec & Anton Lederer

Mezzanin Gallery, Vienna: Peter Kogler

Peter Kogler 07.06 – 31.07.2013 Untitled, 2011, Aluminium, Ø 110 cm, unique We are delighted to announce the fourth solo exhibition by Peter Kogler at Galerie Mezzanin. The exhibition comprises large scale sculptural works and collages, which pursue Kogler’s ongoing exploration of

Experimental Project at VIENNAFAIR 2013

Experimental Project at VIENNAFAIR 2013 Experimental Project is happy to announce the participation at Viennafair 2013 in Special project “DIYALOG”: New Energies. Special project “DIYALOG”: New Energies – sponsored by OMV already for the third time, OMV supports a special project at VIENNAFAIR The New Contemporary. This year there will be a new focus on […]

Artepari contemporary art gallery, Graz: DOG COUNTS

Markus Wilfling DOG COUNTS 26 June – 30 August, 2013 copyright Alexandra Gschiel, 2013   What’s going on here, then? A terse question with a subject matter and inherent structure consisting of five words and 20 letters which equally impressed Markus Wilfling in his childhood could just as easily have


PAOLO GRASSINO "Analgesia" @ MARIO MAURONER CONTEMPORARY ART VIENNA Vernissage: 26. 06. 2013 18:00 – 21:00 Dates: 26.06.2013 – 05.10.2013 Dear friends of the gallery, We have the pleasure of inviting you to attend the opening of the exhibition "Analgesia" by the Italian artist Paolo GRASSINO on Wednesday, 26 June from 6 – 9 pm […]

PRIZE WINNER STRABAG Artaward International 2013

STRABAG Kunstforum proudly presents the winner of the STRABAG Artaward International 2013: PHILIP PATKOWITSCH / A Prizes of recognition: DAN BEUDEAN / RO ADRIAN BUSCHMANN / PL CHRISTINA GABRIELA CHIRULESCU / RO IRMINA STAS / PL Exhibition of the prize-winning works: 14.06. – 30.08.2013