The Vienna Model exhibition explores housing in Vienna, Austria, through its portrait of the city’s pathbreaking approach to architecture, urban life, neighborhood revitalization, and the creation of new communities.
17th May – 16th July in Vancouver
A temporary landmark. The second facade is placed in front of the Orpheum and transforms it into an accessible structure of functions, that are stacked on top of each other. A centre for communication and performance is created, where neighbours, actors and visitors meet.
The 2017 SCUPAD Congress addresses challenges faced by cities and regions everywhere struggling to provide healthy and fair environments for an increasing number of new citizens.
11th–14th May 2017
The publication to BELLEVUE. The Yellow House – culture capital Linz 09.
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The project Housing Models: Experimentation and Everyday Life explores the question of how experiments in architecture bearing upon everyday life might play out, inspired by eleven international housing projects. The inhabitants are the focus of attention, along with the dwellings themselves. As such, Housing Models: Experimentation and Everyday Life sets itself apart from the classic architectural publication.
Valeska Gert (1892–1978) war Tänzerin, Kabarettistin, Schauspielerin und zuweilen auch Nachtklubbesitzerin. „Grotesktanz“, „Tanzpantomime“, „getanzte Zeitsatire“ – die Ausstellung das Werk dieser Pionierin des modernen Tanzes, die Körper, Gesicht und Stimme gleichermaßen zum Instrument ihrer expressiven Kunst machte.
Until 17th April, 2017!
A temporary structure erected over the municipal autobahn is offering new perspectives of Linz.
For six weeks “add on. 20 höhenmeter” transforms Wallensteinplatz into a centre of artistic interaction. Peter Fattinger, Veronika Orso and Michael Rieper present sculpture as a usable object, able to communicate and interact with the general public. The basic structure of “add on” consists of a platform reaching up to twenty meters high, in which specially made space modules interlock with finished parts creatively altered from their original purpose.
From New York’s High Line to the Höhenrausch in Linz.
Available at Verlag für moderne Kunst
A cinematic essay about the history of Viennese Housing by Angelika Fitz and Michael Rieper.
The city as workshop. Ebelsberg as laboratory. The urban expansion as constant experiment.
Application for the cooperative procedure in Linz Ebelsberg.
A documentary about the genesis of the Sargfabrik-housing project in Vienna’s 14th district – the movie shows a encouraging example of participative, collective owned housing.
Whether deliberately or as unintentional provocation: art works repeatedly cause heated debates. With the exhibition “Scandal Normal?” the OK devotes attention to the mechanisms of public outrage, showing a chronology of the most widely discussed art scandals in Austria. From 1960 to the present.
Exhibition in the OÖ Kulturquartier until 30. April 2017
Eleven experimental housing projects are examined with the focus on the lived-in everyday life of the residents in architectural experiments.
The permanent exhibition of the GrazMuseum is presented in a new and extended form: “A Story of Graz” illustrates the development of the Styrian state capital from the Middle Ages to 2003 from a both local and European perspective.
Over the course of six weeks, add on. 20 höhenmeter transformed Vienna’s Wallensteinplatz into a hub of architectonic and artistic interaction: a temporary installation interacting with the public was erected in the summer of 2005 as usable object in the middle of a public square.
Website Marlene Streeruwitz online NOW!
The Vienna Model: Housing for the Twenty-First-Century City shines the spotlight on sixty prototypical projects from the last hundred years.
Available at JOVIS
Revisiting the Grandeur of the Agencies of Making in European Urban Design and Housing Discourse of the 1960s
Collected Words and Images. Edited by Sabine Folie, Generali Foundation
Available at Generali Foundation