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    ERSTE Foundation

    ERSTE Foundation and ERSTE Foundation Library Now Open

    ERSTE Foundation and therefore also the ERSTE Foundation library are open for all interested readers. You can find us at Erste Campus on the ground floor of section F. The entrance (orange porch, Arsenalstraße) is opposite the D tram stop. ERSTE Foundation opening hours Monday – Thursday 9 – 17 Friday 9 – 14 ERSTE […]more
  • Europe

    Debating Europe: Do We Live in the Age of Populism?

    As the election of Donald Trump in the USA proves, populists and populist parties are on the rise, not only in European countries but also globally. These developments raise questions: When are politicians populists? How does their action affect democratic societies? How to deal with populists “in a democratic way”? What distinguishes right-wing from left-wing populism? […]more
  • Culture, ERSTE Foundation

    Artist in Residence, March 2017: Zuzana Duchová

    Welcome to Vienna! Zuzana Duchová from Slovakia is artist in residence at the Q21/Museumsquartier in March. Zuzana Duchová studied art history in Vienna and Bratislava, PhD. in spatial planning at SUT Bratislava. She worked as external lecturer at the TBU Zlín and SUT Bratislava. In addition to the theoretical investigation of the cultural life in cities, […]more
  • ERSTE Foundation, Social Development

    Invitation to the annual Superar concert at the Wiener Konzerthaus

    Music unites! Superar invites you to the annual Superar concert at the Wiener Konzerthaus. 600 Superar children sing and play together with great enthusiasm. “Music from our countries” Date: 20 March 2017 Location: Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall Start: 6 pm Music Director Andy Icochea Icochea Choral and orchestral music From ‘our’ countries Works by Charpentier, […]more
  • Culture, ERSTE Foundation, Publication

    Extending the Dialogue

    Essays by Igor Zabel Award Laureates, Grant Recipients, and Jury Members, 2008–2014 Contributions by Edit András, Fouad Asfour, Keti Chukhrov, Karel Císař, Ekaterina Degot, Maja Fowkes and Reuben Fowkes, Alenka Gregorič, Daniel Grúň, Sabine Hänsgen, Tímea Junghaus, Klara Kemp-Welch, Miklavž Komelj, Lev Kreft and Aldo Milohnič, Kirill Medvedev, Piotr Piotrowski, Jelena Vesić, Raluca Voinea, What, […]more
  • Europe, Invitation

    Debating Europe – Europe, USA: What will change with Trump?

    The new US President Donald Trump will represent a different foreign policy than Barack Obama. It is to be expected that the USA will no longer want to exercise their role as a “world police” to the extent they have done in the past. This has an impact on the alliance partners, not only in NATO. […]more
  • 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
  • ERSTE Foundation, Europe

    Grenzgänger/Grenzdenker: “Return to Europe and back”

    Martin Pollack in conversation with Adam Michnik. On 29 March the regular series of debates “Grenzgänger/Grenzdenker” curated by the renowned Austrian historian, translator and author Martin Pollack continues. The March-debate with the title “Return to Europe and back” will take place at 8.00 pm at the Kasino am Schwarzenbergplatz in Vienna. Grenzgänger/Grenzdenker (cross-border travellers/thinkers) examines the […]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