• Culture, Invitation

    Universal Hospitality 2 – Exhibition in Prague

    Exhibition / Performance / Exhibition-Talk / Guided Tour In the rapidly changing world dismantling of elements of democracy and rising populism became the mainstream even in the affluent countries. The European Union is endangered by Brexit and Eastern European nationalisms and corruption,  while authoritarianism and state control is emerging in different countries encouraged by the regime change […]more
  • Culture, Invitation

    Playing Hide and Law at tranzit.sk

    A Visual Unraveling of the Latent Power of Law Playing Hide and Law seeks to expose the latent power of the law. Through the perception of contemporary artists, it searches for and attempts to present new images of the law. By doing so, the exhibition tackles one of the most important characterizations of the law […]more
  • Culture, ERSTE Foundation

    Fellowships for Curators and Artists at Salzburg Summer Academy 2017 – Open Call

    Call for applications now open until 26 March 2017. ERSTE Foundation offers five fellowships for young artists and five fellowships for emerging curators from the Czech Republic, Hungary, Romania and the Slovak Republic to take part in a course of their choice at the International Summer Academy of Fine Arts in Salzburg 2017. Every summer more than […]more
  • Culture

    Comisart Travel Grants: Curators Exchange Programme Started

    A cooperation of ERSTE Foundation and “la caixa” Banking Foundation offers six travel grants to curators in the field of contemporary art for 2017. 35 curators participated in the closed call that was launched by ERSTE Foundation and “la caixa” Banking Foundation in autumn 2016. We received very good applications – eleven entries came from CEE, 24 […]more
  • Culture

    Zuzana Branišová: Artist in Residence @ MQ Vienna, February 2017

    Zuzana Branišová from Slovakia is the Artist in Residence at the quartier21 / MuseumsQuartier in Vienna for the month of February 2017: Since the last years I am interested in morphology and life of plants and I compare it with the human mind, thoughts, relationships and gathering of knowledge. The Deleuze-Guattari-theory of rhizoma was the first […]more
  • 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