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    ERSTE Foundation, Social Development

    New Programme successfully helps unemployed Hungarians to find a job

    Incorpora Hungary presented in November 2016 supports disadvantaged people in Hungary who seek employment. The new programme was launched by ERSTE Foundation and “La Caixa” Foundation in June 2016. Tackling unemployment is one of the most pressing issues of the 21st century and a global challenge. While the unemployment rate in Hungary is decreasing continually […]more

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    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
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    Culture, ERSTE Foundation

    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
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    Culture, ERSTE Foundation

    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
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    Culture, ERSTE Foundation

    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
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    Culture, ERSTE Foundation

    “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
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    ERSTE Foundation

    We are moving: ERSTE Foundation and Kontakt will join the Campus!

    We, ERSTE Foundation and Kontakt. The Art Collection of Erste Group and ERSTE Foundation, have prepared for quite some time now and finally the day has come: We are moving office. On the 18 November 2016 we will leave Friedrichstraße 10 on Karlsplatz and move to the Erste Campus, opposite famous palace Belvedere. The one […]more
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    Culture, ERSTE Foundation

    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
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    ERSTE Foundation, Europe, Events

    Come inside Europe – it’s Conference Time!

    What does autumn bring except the first signs of winter? Well, we know at least three interesting events all-over Europe in the next two months we would like to present to you in short. Let’s start in Czechia: The yearly Forum2000 conference will take place in Prague. This year’s topic of the 20th forum is ‘The Courage to Take Responsibility’. The life and […]more
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    ERSTE Foundation, Europe

    Grenzgänger/Grenzdenker: “The New Patriots”

    Martin Pollack in conversation with Olga Tokarczuk and Kateryna Mishchenko On 9 November the regular series of debates “Grenzgänger/Grenzdenker” curated by the renowned Austrian historian, translator and author Martin Pollack continues. The November-debate with the title “The New Patriots” will take place at 8.00 pm at the Kasino am Schwarzenbergplatz in Vienna. Grenzgänger/Grenzdenker (cross-border travellers/thinkers) examines […]more