• Culture, ERSTE Foundation, Social Development

    Jasmila Žbanić at Grantmakers East Forum

    We would like to invite you to this very special evening: Jasmila Žbanić, award-winning filmmaker, producer and artist from Sarajevo, will come to Vienna and will try to answer the question: “What role does contemporary art play in today’s society?” She will hold her keynote speech in framework of the public programme of the 22nd Grantmakers East […]more

  • Culture, Events

    On Power in Architecture

    At the international symposium On Power in Architecture renowned philosophers and architectural theoreticians Mladen Dolar, Hilde Heynen, Teresa Stoppani, and Sven-Olov Wallenstein will examine the topic of power at the intersection of philosophy and architecture. Architecture has served throughout history as one of the most prominent tools of power, functioning as both its representation and […]more
  • Culture

    Andi Schmied is Artist-in-Residence in September 2017

    Andi Schmied (1986) from Budapest, Hungary is this month’s Artist-in-Residence at the Q21 / MuseumsQuartier Vienna. With her installations, actions and photographs she meticulously explores architectural anomalies; places that for one reason or another do not follow conventional urban logic. Yet they are part of our cityscapes: these various urban areas that went far from […]more
  • Culture

    Stopover – Ways of Temporary Exchange

    Almost 30 years after the fall of the “Iron Curtain”, Vienna is still problematically described as a gateway between “East” and “West”. This controversy has to do with Austria’s history as a former empire. Vienna was indeed a melting pot of different peoples at the turn of the century in 1899 and 1900. Austria’s role […]more
  • Culture

    Artist-in-Residence @ MQ Vienna, August 2017: Zsófia Szemző

    The hungarian artist Zsófia Szemző is this month’s Artist-in-Residence at Q21 / MuseumsQuartier. Zsófia Szemző is living and working in Budapest and lived in Paris 2008-2012. 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 researching […]more
  • Culture

    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
  • Culture

    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
  • 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
  • Culture

    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
  • Culture

    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