• ERSTE Foundation

    “Giving never made me any poorer.”

    It’s been over a year since Doraja Eberle became the chairwoman of ERSTE Foundation. In an interview with Alexandra Rosetti-Dobslaw and Maribel Königer she not only looks back at the past 12 months in her new position but also looks ahead to the future. Let’s start our conversation off a little differently: What was chairwoman […]more
  • Europe

    Romanian Reporter Wins 2013 Balkan Fellowship Award

    The top prize in the 2013 Balkan Fellowship for Journalistic Excellence has been awarded to Vlad Odobescu, a Romanian reporter who described how his country’s politicians have bounced back from corruption investigations. The second prize was won by Dino Jahic, a Bosnian reporter who investigated bribery within the education system. The third prize was won […]more
  • eW4\][Culture, Open Calls

    PATTERNS Lectures 2014/2015 – Open Call

    Call for submissions of proposals for university courses We have launched a new call for applications for PATTERNS Lectures which encourages the development of new university courses in the fields of art history, cultural studies and cultural sciences. PATTERNS Lectures supports courses that: analyse the period from the 1960s to the present day; deal with cultural […]more
  • Events, Social Development

    Pata, pata! Bochabela meets Superar at Muth Vienna

    The Bochabela String Orchestra and the superar youth choir will give an advent concert at MuTh concert hall in Vienna on Sunday, 15 December 2013, at 6pm. On last year’s tour through Austria, every Bochabela concert was sold out. But if you hurry up, this time you might still get a chance to get a […]more
  • Europe, Open Calls

    Open Call: Milena Jesenská Fellowships

    The Institute for Human Sciences (Institut für die Wissenschaften vom Menschen, IWM) in Vienna announces a new call for applications for Milena Jesenská Fellowships, 2014-2015. The programme addresses experienced European journalists who deal with cultural topics, the term “cultural” being interpreted in a broad sense to encompass a wide variety of intellectual and artistic fields. […]more
  • ERSTE Foundation

    Knut Neumayer is new director of Social Development

    The director of the programme Europe, Knut Neumayer, will take on an additional function in the management of the ERSTE Foundation. As the new director of the programme Social Development, he will succeed Franz Karl Prüller, who joined ERSTE Foundation Management Board one year ago. Neumayer considers his double function as director of two programmes […]more
  • Events, eW4\][Culture

    Art as Commitment Conference in Ljubljana

    Recent protests in Bucharest against Roşia Montană exploitation in Romania. The slogan on the T-shirt says: “Art, life and nature, NOT cyanide and fracking”. Raluca Voinea, September 2013. On 7 December 2013 Igor Zabel Association in cooperation with the Moderna galerija is organising a conference on the role and position of committed art nowadays and […]more
  • eW4\][Culture

    Book launch: A Flower for the Death. The Memorials of Bogdan Bogdanović

    Friedrich Achleitner: Den Toten eine Blume. Die Denkmäler von Bogdan Bogdanović On 25 November 2013, at 7pm, the launch of the book ‘Den Toten eine Blume. Die Denkmäler von Bogdan Bogdanović’ / ‘A Flower for the Death. The Memorials of Bogdan Bogdanović’ takes place at Architekturzentrum Wien, where the author Friedrich Achleitner will engage in a […]more
  • Events, eW4\][Culture

    Avdei Ter-Oganian Exhibition Opening at tranzitdisplay.cz in Praha

    The present exhibition is Avdei Ter-Oganian’s first retrospective to be held in Czech Republic, which will be opened on 21 November 2013 at tranzitdisplay in Prague. Inspired by the spirit of Russian Futurism and the whole of French painting, Avdei Ter-Oganian’s work plays with the logic of the avant-garde and its devices in our present […]more