• Events, Social Development

    Social Enterprises Christmas Market at Erste Campus Grand Hall

    Did you know that there are more than twenty different Christmas Markets in Vienna alone? This year, there is a new market in town! Recycled, upcycled or reinvented and all produced with a social purpose – these are the products you will find at Erste Campus on Monday, 19 December and Tuesday, 20 December 2016 at the first Social Enterprises […]more
  • ERSTE Foundation

    Happy Holidays!

    We wish you a Merry Christmas, happy holidays and a wonderful, relaxing time with your family and friends. May your new year bring good news, new opportunities and joy. Our office will be closed from 24 December 2016 until 6 January 2017. With warm greetings from the ERSTE Foundation Team.more
  • 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
  • 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
  • Europe, Events

    Debating Europe – The Age of Populism

    In 2017, “Debating Europe” is back at the Burgtheater with a burning topic:  On 2 April (new date) a diverse panel will discuss on “The Age of Populism” (Im Zeitalter des Populismus). Attention: Date of the Event rescheduled to 2 April! Unfortunately we have to inform you that the event “Debating Europe – The Age of Populism” scheduled for Sunday, 15 January […]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
  • Culture, Events

    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
  • Culture, Events

    “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