Art news from ‘Austria’


Vienna’s international art fair from 2015 in Marx Halle Under a new name and in a new location VF Betriebgesellschaft mbH will organize Vienna’s international art fair at the gateway between East and West: viennacontemporary. From 24 to 27 September 2015 viennacontemporary will be held at Marx Halle, Karl-Farkas-Gasse 19, 1030, Vienna. The unchanged team […]


>>    THE ART OF URBAN COMMITMENT NEIGHBOURHOOD AND EXPERTISE Opening of the exhibition: on Friday, December 5, 2014  9.00pm at HDA – House of Architecture Mariahilferstraße 2, 8020 Graz, on that day open from 6pm until 10pm

Kunsthaus Graz: Damage Control

Damage Control Art and Destruction Since 1950 14.11.2014-15.02.2015 10:00-17:00 Opening: 13.11.2014, 7 p.m. Organized by Hirshhorn Museum, Smithsonian Institution, Washington DC (USA) in association with Mudam Luxembourg and Kunsthaus Graz Curated by: Kerry Brougher (Director, Academy Museum of Motion Pictures, Los Angeles), Russell Ferguson (Professor, Department of Art, University of California, Los Angeles) Project coordinator […]

Secession, Vienna: Time Capsule

CHTO DELAT Time Capsule. Artistic Report on Catastrophes and Utopia November 21, 2014 – January 25, 2015 Press conference: Thursday, November 20, 2014, 10 a.m. Opening: Thursday, November 20, 2014, 7 p.m. Chto Delat’s exhibition Time Capsule. Artistic Report on Catastrophes and Utopia combines a complex environment centered around the sculpture A Resurrected Soldier and […]

Martin Janda Gallery, Vienna: Masquerades

JAKOB KOLDING: MASQUERADES 19.11.2014–10.01.2015 Opening: Tuesday, 18. November 2014, 7 pm Galerie Martin Janda is pleased to announce Masquerades, Jakob Kolding’s fourth solo exhibition at the gallery. The exhibition will run from 19th of November 2014 to 10th of January 2015. As the title suggests, the exhibition examines different takes on masks and the connected […]

Knoll Gallery, Vienna: curated by_Maja and Reuben Fowkes – #underthestars

curated by_Maja and Reuben Fowkes: #underthestars Opening: Thursday, Oct 2, 2014, 6pm Oct 3 – Nov 15, 2014 curated by__ 2014: maja & reuben fowkes (Knoll Galerie, Vienna) from eSeL at on Vimeo. Tibor Horváth (*1976, l. in Berlin)  Oto Hudec (*1981, l. in Bratislava)  Renata Poljak (*1974, l. in Zagreb)  Davor Sanvincenti (*1979, l. […]

VIENNAFAIR The New Contemporary 2014

VIENNAFAIR The New Contemporary 2014 Vienna, October 2, 2014 International Art Celebration in Vienna: The Opening of VIENNAFAIR The New Contemporary In its ten years existence VIENNAFAIR The New Contemporary has successfully repositioned Vienna in the international art market. This was also clear to see at the opening of Austria’s biggest international art fair on […]

Anaid Art Gallery at the 10th edition of the international art fair ViennaFair The New Contemporary 2014, Vienna, Austria

Anaid Art Gallery at the 10th edition of the international art fair ViennaFair The New Contemporary 2014, Vienna, Austria ViennaFair The New Contemporary 2014, Vienna, Austria 2nd – 5th of October 2014, Messe Wien, Hall A Stand C15, OMV Special Project Anaid Art Gallery (, contemporary art gallery from Bucharest, Romania will participate during 2nd […]

VIENNAFAIR The New Contemporary 2-5 October 2014

From 2 to 5 October 2014 we will celebrate the 10th edition of VIENNAFAIR The New Contemporary! Get your tickets at From its beginnings, VIENNAFAIR The New Contemporary has played a vital role in firmly anchoring Austrian galleries and the city of Vienna in the international art market. Both as a commercial platform and […]

Knoll Gallery, Vienna: #underthestars

#underthestars Knoll Gallery Vienna  Opening 2 October 2014 at 9pm Curated by Maja and Reuben Fowkes Participating artists: Tibor Horváth, Oto Hudec, Renata Poljak, Davor Sanvincenti #underthestars explore ecological alternatives to the tragic figure of the 24/7 immaterial worker who spends too much time in bed – replying to emails, creating clips for social media, […]


OMV presents DIALOG: NEW ENERGIES Romanian contemporary art is a remarkable phenomenon which has obtained considerable worldwide recognition in recent years. The special presentation DIALOG: NEW ENERGIES, co-initiated and supported by OMV at VIENNAFAIR The New Contemporary from October 2 to October 5, 2014, will highlight Romania’s cultural history over the last fifty years. Already […]

Kro Art Contemporary, Vienna: Hollow Land – Keep Out!

Kro Art Conteporary Hollow Land – Keep Out! September 10 – November 15 with: . Costantino Ciervo . Marco Tirelli . Mladen Miljanovic  . Ingrid Simon . Benczúr Emese . Szilárd Cseke in cooperation with: Istituto Italiano di Cultura Vienna / Ital. Kulturinstitut Wien Opening: 10.09.14 / 18h From September to the beginning of November […]

rotor, Graz: Performanceserie

Performanceserie >>     KNIHT by GRÜBELPRODUCTIONS NEXT PERFORMANCE: Part 4: Thursday, 17th of July, 4 pm, Duration: 30 min.  at < rotor >, Volksgartenstraße 6a, 8020 Graz Episodes of this Performanceserie will take place on a regular basis in the frame of the current exhibition The Artists are present. Additional dates:

rotor, Graz: BLACK SEA CALLING on tour

Exhibition Plovdiv 2014 at Art Today Association We cordially invite you to the presentation of the exhibiton BLACK SEA CALLING on Friday, July 11, 2014, 6 pm at Art Today Association, Center for Contemporary Art – The Ancient Bath Bul. 6-ti Septemvri 179, Plovdiv, Bulgaria with works by Dan Acostioaei, Yeşim Ağaoğlu, Ilgen Arzik, Michael […]

THE DIGNITY OF MAN…/ LJUDSKO DOSTOJANSTVO… at Art Gallery of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Sarajevo

THE DIGNITY OF MAN … Saturday, 28. 6. 2014 – A joint exhibition project by the Cities of Vienna, Sarajevo and Brno. THE DIGNITY OF MAN … …intoyourhandsisgiven. Keep andpreserveit! Withyouitsinks withyouit will arise. (The Artists, Friedrich von Schiller) In 2014 Europe commemorates a numberofsignificanthistoricalevents: a centuryhaspassedsincetheoutbreakof World War I; 100 yearsago Europe mournedthedeathof Bertha […]

Vienna Secession: A Singular Form

A SINGULAR FORM  Curated by Pablo Lafuente  With works by Martha Araújo, Ricardo Basbaum, Dustin Ericksen, Asger Jorn (with Gérard Franceschi), Hilary Lloyd, Asier Mendizabal, Peter Madsen, Bruno Munari, Nicole Wermers, and a few other things  June 26 – August 24, 2014  Press conference: Wednesday, June 25, 2014, 10 a.m.  Opening: Wednesday, June 25, 2014, […]

Martin Janda Gallery at Art Basel 2014

ART BASEL 2014 19.06.–22.06.2014 Photo: Mladen Stilinovic, Bol (Pain), 1992 Galerie Martin Janda is exhibiting at Art Basel 2014. We are showing works by:  Alessandro Balteo Yazbeck, Benjamin Butler, Svenja Deininger, Nilbar Güres, Roman Ondák, Mladen Stilinović, Adrien Tirtiaux, Maja Vukoje und Sharon Ya‘ari We look forward to welcoming you at our booth K20, hall […]

VIENNAFAIR The New Contemporary 2014

VIENNAFAIR The New Contemporary 2014 Vienna, June 12, 2014 Jubilee with a concept for the future On the occasion of its ten-year jubilee edition Austria’s largest fair for contemporary art convenes the most important domestic galleries and a selection of internationally established and emerging galleries from the Western and Eastern hemispheres. A marketplace for art […]

Martin Janda Gallery, Vienna: MILENA DRAGICEVIC: PAMPERO

MILENA DRAGICEVIC: PAMPERO 11.06.–26.07.2014 Galerie Martin Janda is showing new works by Milena Dragicevic from 11 June to 26 July 2014. Opening: Tuesday, 10 June 2014, 7 pm Photo: Milena Dragicevic, PamperoBlackPants, 2014

University of Pennsylvania Master of Fine Arts: Thesis Exhibition 2014

Philadelphia Connection »an ocean in between the waves« young art positions of the Penn MFA program PRESS CONFERENCE Monday, May 26, 2014, 10.30 am Venue: FRANZ JOSEFSKAI 3, 1010 Vienna Participants Ken Lum, Professor and Director of Undergraduate Fine Arts, University of Pennsylvania Josh Mosley, Professor and Chair of Fine Arts, University of Pennsylvania Roland […]

Museums Quartier, Vienna: Things for Money

by Xandra Popescu and Larisa Crunțeanu Poster by Mara Ploscaru Saturday, April 26th, Museums Quartier, Room D h. 20.00 The destitute widow of an army general and her strange gambling addiction. She plays the lottery and always chooses the same set of numbers. After a while her faith begins to falter. One time she doesn't get […]

Mladen Stilinović: White Absence / Opening: Tue, 29.04.2014, 7 pm

MLADEN STILINOVIĆ: WHITE ABSENCE 30.04.–31.05.2014 Opening: Tuesday, 29 April 2014, 7 pm Galerie Martin Janda is pleased to announce the second solo exhibition of Mladen Stilinović (30 April – 31 May 2014). Since the 1970s Mladen Stilinović has practiced an interrogation of “the language of politics” and ideological power created by and maintained through symbolism, […]

Mezzanin Gallery: Tools &Accessoires

Katrin Plavcak Tools &Accessoires 19.03-19.04.2014 About walking and visual aids 7 fragments on Katrin Plavcak’s exhibitions Tools & Accessoires 1. Helping shape the ATTITUDE towards painting in the own work – that is what Katrin Plavcak’s art is about. In her exhibition “Tools & Accessoires” this means, among other things, that she addresses the relationship […]


>> MEASURES OF SAVING THE WORLD _ PART 5 Opening of the exhibition:  on Friday, March 14, 2014, 9 pm  Opening statement by Christian Kozina, Economy for the Common Good Styria The exhibition is open on that day from 6 pm to until at least 1 am in the night. Participating artists: Hannah Brackston, Catherine […]

Secession, Vienna: Heinrich Dunst – Little Warsaw – Kerstin von Gabain

HEINRICH DUNST  DA April 11 – June 8, 2014  Press conference: Thursday, April 10, 2014, 10 a.m.  Opening: Thursday, April 10, 2014, 7 p.m.  The Austrian artist Heinrich Dunst creates spatial interventions and performances that navigate the gap between what can be seen and what can be said, the untranslatability of one form into another, […]