• ERSTE Foundation, eW4\][Culture

    Zsófia Szemző is Artist-in-Residence in August @ MQ Vienna

    This month’s Artist-in-Residence at the Q21 / MuseumsQuartier Vienna is  Zsófia Szemző from Hungary. Zsófia Szemző is living and working in Budapest. Before she lived in Paris from 2008 to 2012. She is investigating ways of storytelling and is researching different ways of narration in human interaction. She develops her projects mostly with drawings. In her PhD she is […]more
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    Reka Katona is Curator-in-Residence in July @ MQ Vienna

    This month’s Curator-in-Residence at the Q21 / MuseumsQuartier Vienna is Reka Katona from Hungary. Reka Katona graduated as an art historian and literature scholar (Budapest ELTE). Afterwards she begun her PhD in Theory of Education. She started to employ Theatre of the Oppressed methodology in 2011, which in 2014-2015 she thoroughly studied in Barcelona (La Xixa Theatre, […]more
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    Extending the Dialogue: Book Presentation in Berlin

    Together with Archive Books and the Igor Zabel Association for Culture and Theory we cordially invite you to the presentation of Extending the Dialogue book with Ekaterina Degot, Antonia Majaća, Urška Jurman, and Christiane Erharter. On 24 June 2017 at 7 pm, Archive Kabinett Müllerstraße 133 (inner courtyard), 13349 Berlin The book includes essays by Igor Zabel Award Laureates, […]more
  • ERSTE Foundation, Social Development

    Zweite Sparkasse: The Republic of Austria honours 10 years of voluntary engagement for people in financial distress

    Evelyn Hayden and Gerhard Ruprecht, founding board members of the “bank for the unbankable”, have been awarded the Decoration of Honour in Gold for Services to the Republic of Austria in recognition of their outstanding personal commitment. They accepted the award on behalf of all voluntary staff members of Zweite Sparkasse across Austria. The first […]more
  • Europe

    New Chatham House study: The Future of Europe: Comparing Public and Elite Attitudes

    A major Chatham House study examining European attitudes on issues from identity and integration to the future of the EU has been released – a year on from Britain’s vote to leave.  Based on a unique survey of more than 10,000 members of the public and 1,800 ‘influencers’ from politics, the media, business and civil society, […]more
  • eW4\][Culture

    Paul Celan Fellowship 2017/2018: six translators selected

    The jury of the Paul Celan Fellowships selected six translation projects for the term of the fellowship 2017-2018: Monika Polit Diary of Józef Zelkowicz 1941-1944 Yiddish into Polish Viacheslav Tsyba David Harvey: Rebel Cities: From the Right to the City to the Urban Revolution English into Ukrainian Marek Tomin Ladislav Klima: Svět jako vědomí a […]more
  • ERSTE Foundation

    Let’s talk about democracy

    By Maribel Königer for Alliance Magazine. Jerzy Buzek opened the 28th EFC Conference, active MP of the European Parliament and distinguished historical figure of Solidarność, the first independent union of the Eastern Bloc, representing its successful struggle against communist autocracy. His speech and the title of the event brought back to mind what it took […]more
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    Gergely Nagy is Curator-in-Residence in June 2017 @ MQ Vienna

    This month’s Curator-in-Residence at the Q21 / MuseumsQuartier Vienna is Gergely Nagy from Hungary. Gergely Nagy (1969) is editor, art critic, journalist (www.artportal.hu). He started to work as a journalist at Hungary’s leading news weekly HVG (www.hvg.hu) in 2000. At the same time he was a contributor for Müértö art monthly. He became more and more […]more
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    Salzburg Summer Academy 2017: Winners of the Fellowship for Curators & Artists

    ERSTE Foundation offers five fellowships for young artists and five fellowships for emerging curators from Czech Republic, Hungary, Romania and Slovak Republic to take part in a course of their choice at the International Summer Academy of Fine Arts in  Salzburg 2017 (17 July – 26 August 2017). The fellowships are designed for artists and […]more
  • Events, eW4\][Culture

    The Second Explosion – Slovene Art of the 1990s @ ERSTE Foundation

    We continue with the Public Programme at ERSTE Foundation with the book launch and presentation of the research and exhibition project “The Second Explosion: the 1990s” about art production in Slovenia in the 1990s. Presentations will be held by the initiator of the project; artist and curator; director of the P.A.R.A.S.I.T.E. Institute in Ljubljana Tadej Pogačar and the […]more