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BankAustria Kunstforum, Vienna: Meret Oppenheim

Meret Oppenheim 21.03. – 14.07.2013 Meret Oppenheim, Das Paar, 1956, Privatbesitz © VBK, Wien, 2013 Meret Oppenheim (1913–1985) Is one of the most important and individual artists of the twentieth century.  Even while she was still young, Breakfast in Fur – a cup clothed

Bank Austria Kunstforum, Vienna: The Hubert Looser Collection

The Hubert Looser Collection 26.04.2012 – 15.07.2012 The Fondation Hubert Looser is one of the foremost private collections of modern and contemporary art in the region of Switzerland, placing its main focus on Abstract Expressionism, Minimal Art and Arte Povera. The collection is now leaving its private ambience en gros for the first time and […]

The Bank Austria Art Prize @ Gala in “Theater in der Josefstadt”

Gala in "Theater in der Josefstadt": Bank Austria awards most lucrative Art Prize in Austria                   Bank Austria Art Prize with a total prize pool of EUR 218,000 awarded for the second time this year High-calibre jury chose the winners from no less than 333 candidates Prize-winners in the four […]

Bank Austria Kunstforum, Vienna: Herbert Brandl retrospective

Herbert Brandl vor seinem Gemälde Ohne Titel, 2008 © Montage von Loys Egg unter Verwendung einer Fotografie von Manfred Rahs, 2011 Herbert Brandl 26.01.2012 – 15.04.2012 In the spring of 2012 the Kunstforum is presenting the first major retrospective devoted to Herbert Brandl. It will include around 60 of his works produced since the early1980s […]

Kunstforum Wien: BOTERO

Fernando Botero, The First Lady, Oil/Canvas 203 x 165 cm BOTERO 2011-10-12 – 2012-01-15 The Bank Austria Kunstforum is holding the first ever comprehensive presentation in Austria of the painted oeuvre by the Colombian painter and sculptor Fernando Botero (b. 1932 in Medellín). 70 paintings ranging from the late 1950s until today telescope a view […]