Italian curator and founder of “NERO” Luca Lo Pinto recently joined the curatorial team of Kunsthalle Wien. Find out more about him from an interview in which Luca talks about his projects and shares his interests.
VIENNAFAIR The New Contemporary co-hosted “Preview Night” at WINZAVOD Centre for Contemporary Art, where the most important Moscow galleries for contemporary art presented new exhibitions. Among the permanent projects located at the Winzavod, visitors also had the opportunity to visit pop-up exhibitions of MSK Gallery, Open Gallery, and Gallery Triumph as well as a chance …
Sonia Cillari, Italian media artist, winner of VIDA 13.0: Art & Artificial Life International Competition (Madrid, 2010) and honorary mentioned artist (Interactive Art) by Prix Ars Electronica in Linz (2011), just left Moscow. She ran the EMOTIONAL SKIN workshop there as a part of the “Polytech.Science.Art” program of the Polytechnic Museum. The entire title of …
Take a glimpse behind the scenes of the Life Ball, one of the biggest AIDS charity events in the world, which took place on May 31 at Vienna City Hall. Photos by Igor Ramírez García Peralta.
Read an interview with Julia Fabényi, director of Ludwig Museum – Museum of Contemporary Art in Budapest.
Vienna Gallery Weekend was held on May 16 to 18, 2014 for the sixth time. This year 22 galleries presented contemporary art by Ai Weiwei, Olafur Eliasson, VALIE EXPORT, Deborah Sengl, Ursula Mayer, Tomasz Kowalski, Johannes Domenig, Secundio Hernández, and many more. Meet gallerists Christine König and Gabriele Senn, the driving force behind the Gallery Weekend,
Karola Kraus about collecting tradition in her family, her goals and mumok (Vienna’s Museum of Modern Art).
Meet a group of some of Reykjavík’s most prominent artists, comedians, writers, and musicians, friends of Ragnar Kjartansson who have inspired him in his works and performed continuously in the Augarten exhibition space from April 3 to April 27.
I met the curator of the 8th Berlin Biennale for Contemporary Art Juan A. Gaitán after his talk at the Kunsthalle Wien to find out more about the upcoming 8th Berlin Biennale and his opinion on the contemporary art scene in Berlin.
Interviewed by Lucia Gavulová.
The Generali Foundation Collection will be entrusted to the Museum der Moderne Salzburg as a permanent loan. To find out about the meaning of this partnership and the first exhibition read the interview with the MdM director Sabine Breitwieser.
Not so long ago, the Polytechnic Museum in Moscow announced the launch of the ‘Polytech.Science.Art’ program, which is dedicated to one of the most significant phenomena of contemporary culture – interdisciplinary collaborations between artists, scientists, and technology specialists. The program starts in 2014 with a series of workshops and lectures by international and Russian experts, …
Read an insightful interview about the contemporary art scene in Macedonia and the Balkans, the curatorial profession and how the life of an art historian in Vienna is different from London.
Ever wondered what it’s like to be a young artist in Vienna? Kay Walkowiak talks about his first steps in the art world after graduation from the Academy of Fine Arts and University of Applied Arts.
Today, the Secession is one of the world’s oldest independent artist associations devoted entirely to exhibitions of contemporary art. I met Sylvie Liska, who is the president of the “Friends of the Secession” for 25 years to find out how the institution functions and asked her opinion on the contemporary art scene in Vienna, collecting …