• Culture, Open Calls

    Open Call: Paul Celan Fellowship for Translators 2017/18

    In December of this year, an Austrian movie with the title “Die Geträumten” (The Dreamed Ones) will tell the story of the two poets Ingeborg Bachmann and Paul Celan, who came to know each other in post-war Vienna, and their dramatic postal exchange. However, the open call for the Paul Celan Fellowship for Translators has already started this November and […]more

  • Culture, Open Calls

    Ten Winners of tranzit Artists-in-Residence Programme for Q21/MQ in 2017

    Ten artists from Czech Republic, Hungary, Romania and the Slovak Republic will stay in MuseumsQuartier in 2017. Their time in Vienna will give them the opportunity to conduct research and work on specific projects for one or two months. The artist-in-residence programme of the Q21/MuseumsQuartier provides young artists from the Czech Republic, Hungary, Romania and the Slovak Republic […]more
  • Culture, ERSTE Foundation, Events

    Conference In Memoriam Piotr Piotrowski in Ljubljana on 8 & 9 December

    The international conference ‘What Art History?’ is dedicated to Piotr Piotrowski, winner of the Igor Zabel Award for Culture and Theory in 2010 and will be preceding the Igor Zabel Award 2016 ceremony. The conference is organised by the Moderna galerija, Ljubljana, in collaboration with the Igor Zabel Association for Culture and Theory and ERSTE Foundation. Conference venue […]more
  • Culture

    Igor Zabel Award for Culture and Theory 2016 goes to Viktor Misiano

    The Russian curator and author Viktor Misiano, now living in Moscow and Cisternino (Italy), was honoured for his outstanding curatorial achievements, writings and editorial work. On 9 December 2016 at a ceremony in Ljubljana, Misiano was awarded for his work as one of the most important art professionals and cultural agents in Eastern Europe during the […]more
  • Culture, Events

    Playing Ping-Pong with Július Koller, One Man Anti Show

    Július Koller (1939–2007) is one of the most important Eastern European artists working since the 1960s, whose art had and has considerable international significance. This is the most comprehensive exhibition of the Slovak artist’s work to date, documenting his independent contribution to the neo-avantgarde and based on painstaking research into his art and archives. The […]more
  • Culture, Events

    “Art and Engagement”, Talk at the Vienna Art Week 2016

    It is for the first time that ERSTE Foundation has the pleasure to host one of the multifold and diverse events at the Vienna Art Week. Around 200 exhibitions, performances, lectures and films with the theme “Seeking beauty” will take place between 14 and 20 November 2016. “Art and Engagement – Talk about the contemporary […]more
  • Culture

    Artist in Residence, November 2016: Oto Hudec

    New Q21/tranzit Artist in Residence staying at Museumsquartier Wien in November is Oto Hudec. The projects of the 1981-born artist are quite international: He created his recent work in the US, South Korea, Cabo Verde, Portugal and Slovakia. Oto Hudec works with videos, murals, animations, sculptures and art in public space. The topics of his work are immigration, […]more
  • Culture, Events

    Exhibition in Zagreb: My Sweet Little Lamb (Everything we see could also be otherwise)

    A series of exhibitions based on the Kontakt Art Collection www.kontakt-collection.net 04/11/2016 – 08/05/2017 The first episode in this series includes works by Halil Altındere, Heimrad Bäcker, Mária Bartuszová, Geta Brătescu, Dimitrije Bašičević Mangelos, Stano Filko, Oliver Frljić, Ivan Ladislav Galeta, Marcus Geiger, Nina Gojić, Tomislav Gotovac, Ion Grigorescu, Sanja Iveković, Běla Kolářová, Július Koller, […]more
  • Culture, Events

    Aktionstage: Refugees – Migration – Democracy

    Initiative Minderheiten, Center for Advanced Studies South Eastern Europe (CAS SEE), ERSTE Foundation, Institut für die Wissenschaften von Menschen (IWM), asylkoordination österreich, arge region kultur, GBW Minderheiten, Interkulturelles Zentrum (IZ) and Karl-Renner-Institut invite you to: Aktionstage: Refugees – Migration – Democracy November 29 – December 2, 2016 Academy of Fine Arts Vienna ÖBB Headquarter Stadtkino at Künstlerhaus While the European […]more
  • Culture

    Artist in Residence, October 2016: Lucia Gregorová

    This month’s Artist in Residence at Q21/Museumsquartier is Lucia Gregorová. The young Slovak curator is specifically interested in Central European Art, Pop Art tendencies, gender issues and Conceptual Art of the 1960s and 1970s. Lucia Gergorová studied at the University in Trnava, the Charles University in Prague and at the Academy of Fine Art and Design in Bratislava where […]more