viennacontemporary

Partners


Main Partners:

ERSTE Group

Founded in 1819 as the first Austrian savings bank, Erste Group went public in 1997 with a strategy to expand its retail business into Central and Eastern Europe. Since then Erste Group has grown through numerous acquisitions and organically to become one of the largest financial services providers in the Eastern part of the EU in terms of clients and total assets.

Aksenov Family Foundation 

Aksenov Family Foundation is a dynamic platform which fosters cultural and social innovation. We believe in cross-cultural and cross-disciplinary dialog, and support initiatives aimed to improve and elevate the collective urban condition through cultural and artistic initiatives.


Premium Partners:

BDO

BDO is an international network of public accounting, tax, and advisory firms which perform professional services under the name of BDO. These firms have representation in 167 countries, with 88,000 experts working out of over 1,400 offices worldwide.

Steininger

STEININGER stands for puristic, exquisite architecture, interiors and design kitchens. Mastermind Martin Steininger manages the manufactory in St. Martin (Upper Austria), further show rooms are located in Linz, Vienna, Hamburg, London and St. Gallen. STEININGERS BESPOKE designs and architectural settings are in demand internationally: they inspire with their striking, clear lines, timelessness and refined details.

Kramer und Kramer

Kramer and Kramer – a partner for good ideas and big plans, for design and architecture, for beautiful plants and individual gardens. Kramer & Kramer combines planning and construction of individual gardens, roof terraces and company premises from the first idea to the complete planning and implementation and regular seasonal maintenance. Led by Bernhard Kramer and Joachim Hirzi, Kramer & Kramer combines perfect craftsmanship and the highest standards of design with passion for nature. The open spaces are always individually composed and arranged and are adapted to the building architecture and the ideas, wishes & needs of the clients.

Hey-U

The HEY-U Mediagroup is one of Vienna‘s leading production companies and after three decades of experience in media-, production- and consulting sectors, it established an international partner network. Besides operating in TV-, movie-, audio and eventproductions and as an communications agency, HEY-U  runs the historical event location MARX HALLE.

Municipal Department 7 – Cultural Affairs of the City of Vienna

The Municipal Department 7 – Cultural Affairs of the City of Vienna supports the art scene through viennacontemporary by contributing to the educational and networking programs.

 

MuseumsQuartier Wien

Spread over 90,000m2 in central Vienna and encompassing 60 cultural institutions, the MuseumsQuartier Wien is one of the largest districts for contemporary art and culture in the world. Nothing is off limits at the MuseumsQuartier. Historic architecture meets contemporary design. High culture meets subcultures. The spectrum ranges from fine art, architecture, music, fashion, theater, dance, literature, children’s culture, game culture, and street art to design and photography.

The Vienna Tourist Board

The Vienna Tourist Board is the official destination marketing agency for the tourism sector of the city. It provides many service offers, tips and much information for Viennese tourist businesses.

Vienna Business Agency

The Vienna Business Agency is the first point of contact for national and international companies. It offers financial support, real estate and urban development incentives as well as free service and advice. With its creative center departure, it offers comprehensive services and networking assistance to Viennese companies in the creative industries.


Supporting Partners:

Kattus

Croma

Croma-Pharma GmbH is an Austrian family business specialized in the industrial production of hyaluronic acid needles for medical aesthetics, ophthalmology and orthopedics. Croma currently operates 12 international distribution companies and sells its products in more than 70 countries. Within its worldwide distribution network, Croma focuses on minimally invasive aesthetic medicine with its own branded products. In addition to a wide range of HA fillers from its own production facility in Leobendorf, Croma sells PDO lifting threads, a Platelet Rich Plasma System (PRP) and innovative skin care products in its strategic core markets.

Flos

Illy

Living Divani

Milka

Ottakringer

POET Sound Systeme

RailAd

Rotes Haus am Nussberg

Saint Charles

The historic Saint Charles Pharmacy was founded in Vienna in 1886. In creating our in-house specialities, we pursue our passion for the development of high-quality and effective natural remedies and cosmetics. At the centre of our work lies the combination of traditional European medicine (TEM) with modern knowledge of naturopathy.

Velvet Catering

Vöslauer

Vöslauer is Austria’s favorite mineral water. Why? Because our natural mineral water is known for its purity and its particularly balanced blend of minerals. We are proud to deliver up to 2 million liters of Vöslauer Mineral Water on a peak day.

Winery Christian Kirnbauer

Winery Keringer


ZONE1 and VIDEO supported by:

Federal Ministry for Arts, Culture, Civil Servic and Sport Austria

As in recent years, the Federal Ministry for Arts, Culture, Civil Servic and Sport Austria is supporting the participation of young artists from Austria in ZONE1 and further supports this years VIDEO section.


Prizes 2020:

viennacontemporary | Bildrecht SOLO Award

Aimed at supporting artists and galleries alike, the annual viennacontemporary | Bildrecht SOLO Award honors an artist at a turning point in his or her career as well an ambitious statement of a gallery.

Q21 viennacontemporary Artist-in-Residence Prize

Once again, the Q21 viennacontemporary Artist-in-Residence Prize in partnership with EIKON – International Magazine for Photography and Media Art will be awarded.


Official Airline:

Austrian Airlines

Book your flights to viennacontemporary 2020 online at www.austrian.com and save 15% on all applicable fares.

To do so, simply enter the following code in the eVoucher field on the Austrian homepage booking engine: CONT20

Conditions:
+ Booking period: now until 27 September 2020
+ Valid for flights to Vienna and return as of 17 September 2020 until 5 October 2020 (final date for return flight) on scheduled flights operated by Austrian Airlines


Ticketing Partner:

Reservix


Event partner:

Queer Museum Vienna

Queer Museum Vienna is the first Viennese museum devoted exclusively to queer history and queer art. Its mission is to collect and archive queer art and culture as well as mount public exhibitions. A further major aspect is education and outreach on queer themes, including via programs for young audiences. And finally, the Museum also views itself as a locus of encounter and community-building in the city.

Vienna Art Week

The VIENNA ART WEEK sees itself as a joint platform of the Viennese art scene and is based on a worldwide unique cooperation of all Viennese art institutions, art universities, and galleries. It offers a refreshing mix of established institutions and Vienna’s young art scene. Networking and exchange are its leitmotifs.


Partner Institutions:

Belvedere 21

Belvedere 21 – Museum of Contemporary Art is a place of artistic production, reception, and reflection. Interdisciplinary and analytical, its exhibitions focus on Austrian art from the twentieth and twenty-first centuries, placed in an international context.

Jewish Museum Vienna

The Jewish Museum of the City of Vienna is a place of encounter, confrontation, and understanding, which seeks to raise awareness of Jewish history, religion, and culture.

Kunstforum Wien

The Bank Austria Kunstforum is the top address for art lovers, especially for classical modern painting of the post-war years. Whether van Gogh or Miró, Kandinsky or Chagall, Warhol or Lichtenstein, the great names of art are united here. Since 2000, there have also been exhibitions devoted to contemporary artists.

Kunsthalle Wien

Kunsthalle Wien is a space which comprises the broad diversity of international contemporary art and its related contemporary discourses. To this effect, Kunsthalle Wien has been developing innovative exhibition and communication formats.

KUNST HAUS WIEN

The museum and exhibition venue, founded by Austrian artist Friedensreich Hundertwasser and named KUNST HAUS WIEN, is one of the most important sights of the city. With its top international exhibitions of contemporary art with a focus on photography it has become an integral part of the Viennese culture scene.

Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien

The Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien boasts exhibits spanning five millennia – from Ancient Egypt to Greek Antiquity to the late 18th century. The Picture Gallery features unique major works by Dürer, Raphael, Rembrandt, Rubens, Titian, Velázquez and Vermeer as well as the world’s largest collection of Bruegel paintings.

LEOPOLD MUSEUM

The Leopold Museum is a unique and active museum in the heart of Vienna and the biggest cultural magnet in the MuseumsQuartier. Besides exciting special exhibitions, it not only houses the most substantial and most important collection of Egon Schiele worldwide but also masterpieces by Gustav Klimt.

MAK – Austrian Museum of Applied Arts / Contemporary Art

The MAK stands for the fruitful combination of the past with the future, of the applied arts with design, architecture, and contemporary art, something which can be clearly sensed and experienced when visiting its extensive collection, themed special exhibitions and discourse-centered program of events.

mumok – Museum moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wien

The mumok is the largest museum in Central Europe for art since modernism. From Pablo Picasso to Andy Warhol and Franz West, the collection and special exhibitions represent a blend of tradition and experiment, past and present.

Secession

In keeping with the motto that adorns its facade – “To every time its art. To art its freedom.” – the Secession hosts an international program that explores current forms of artistic expression. It is a sounding board for the aesthetic and critical discourses on art, culture, and society that define our era and keenly aware of their political significance.


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Become a partner:

viennacontemporary provides a platform for brands with a clientele who want to build lasting relationships with an affluent audience through arts and culture.

If you want to learn more about the possibilities of becoming a partner, please contact:

Tatiana Ilyina
Managing Director
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