Painter, architect, graphic designer and musician Ernst Fuchs died in the night today. He was 85 years old.
‘ Austria ’ Category
This year’s exhibition at the Baroqueschloß Riegersburg entitled “Dollars, Treasures and Art… has time run out?” (Dollar Schätze und Kunst) brings together a number of current issues and many perspectives on contemporary society through the creation of the exhibiting artists
The Albertina will devote an exhibition to the first retrospective in Austria of Max Ernst. Presenting a selection of 180 paintings, collages, and sculptures, as well as relevant examples of illustrated books and documents, the exhibition will assemble works related to all of the artist’s periods, discoveries, and techniques, thereby introducing his life and œuvre within a both biographic and historical context.
The The Fascination of Drawing exhibition comprises original drawings or graphics from Jehan Calvus, Hörauf Fritz, Otto Rapp , Ernst Steiner and Simon Cornelia Creek. Also on display is a small collection of original prints of the five founders of the Vienna School of Fantastic Realism: Ernst Fuchs, Aric Brauer Wolfgang Hutter, Anton Lehmden and Rudolf Hausner.
From June 1st, the Phantasten Museum Vienna , in the Palais Palffy presents an exhibition of the artist group “Dali‘s heirs”. Seven painters make up the exhibition: Angerer the Elder and Michael Maschka (Germany), Michel Barthelemy (Belgium), Monica Fagan (France), Dragan Ilic Tues Vogo (Serbia), Peter Proksch and Kurt Regschek (Austria).
On a brilliant summery day guests of the IMAGO – Fantastic Art 2012 exhibition, were greeted at the entrance of the Barockschloss Riegersburg by a brass band. Artwork from 47 artists out of Austria, Germany, Czech Republic, Hungary, France and Italy are on display in this year’s exhibition.
Lukáš Kándl will be exhibiting his artwork in a solo exhibition at the Vienna Phantasten Musuem in May. Kándl who is often busy with his wife Françoise, organising and managing travelling group exhibitions throughout Europe. It is therefore a treat to see an exhibition dedicated to larger body of work from Lukáš.