• Culture, Events

    Austeria

    10 October – 29 November 2015 Opening: 9 October, 6 pm BWA SOKOL Gallery of Contemporary Art Ul. Dlugosza 3 33-300 Nowy Sacz Poland Artists: Adel Abidin, Anca Benera & Arnold Estefán, Mihaela Dragan (featuring Elena Albu), Monika Drozynska, Aslan Gaisumov, Agnieszka Kalinowska, Yuri Leiderman, Nicoleta Moise & Olalla Castro, Dorota Podlaska, Maya Sumbadze, Ferhat […]more
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    János Brückner: Artist in Residence @ MQ Vienna, October

    János Brückner from Hungary is the Artist in Residence at the quartier21 / MuseumsQuartier in Vienna for the month of October: “Last year I focused on the default, average imagination. What and who is average? What are default settings of our life and imagination? This project is rooted in approaching everyday stereotypes – happiness, emotions […]more
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    LambdaLambdaLambda: “Degenerative Imaging in the Dark”

    Isabella Ritter and Katharina Schendl (both from Austria) opened the Art Space LambdaLambdaLambda in January 2015, envisioning to establish a dialogue between artists and cultural workers from various backgrounds and to bring more visibility to very interesting young artists from Kosovo. Being located in Pristina LambdaLambdaLambda brings together local and international artists from the young […]more
  • Culture, Europe, Events

    Critical Cultural Production and Civil Society

    Can art change society? Should art save the world? Does art always have a social mission? Or is art merely about aesthetics? Are artists political actors? Does art come into play when politics fail, and why? How can culture address burning social issues and problems? How can cultural policies enable critical cultural production? How do […]more
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    Corridor @ tranzit.sk

    Dissolving architecture – a concept that favours social and spatial relationships over built constructions. The corridor, the exhibition’s unifying motif, an architectural element, stands for notions such as connection, transition, non-space /Marc Auge/, precariousness and temporariness. The artists, Tomáš Džadoň & Michal Moravčík, Dominik Lang and Gio Sumbadze, were invited to develop new projects, to […]more
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    Freedom of artistic expression – A challenge for civil society?

    The 20th edition of the Grantmakers East Forum takes place from 30 September to 2 October 2015 in Istanbul, addressing the issue of “Creating equal opportunities: Overcoming divides”, with sessions focusing on: youth employment, social entrepreneurship, gender-sensitive grantmaking, fair access to resources, freedom of expression, social fabric in contested territories. ERSTE Foundation has the pleasure […]more
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    Old and New Landscapes

    As part of “The School of Kyiv” biennial taking place until 1 November in Kyiv, we are happy to invite you to a special evening on 28 October, consisting of the following programme: Artist talk by Igor Grubić, screening of “East Side Story” (2006-2008) and excerpt of “Monument” (2010-2015), followed by Conversation with Petrit Selimi […]more
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    Július Koller, “?”

    25.09.2015 – 10.01.2016 Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw We are happy to announce Július Koller’s exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw, an artist with a great significance for ERSTE Foundation: the art collection of Erste Group and ERSTE Foundation bears the name „Kontakt“ in tribute to the work of the Slovak […]more
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    Silvia Amancei & Bogdan Armanu: Artists in Residence, September 2015

    Silvia Amancei and Bogdan Armanu from Romania are the Artists in Residence at the quartier21 / MuseumsQuartier in Vienna for the month of September: “Our main goal as artists/cultural workers is to support the inequalities of Western Discourse and to ensure the power relations within it. In the same time, as humans, but also as […]more