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Austrian architecture in the 20th Century

The Architecture centre in Vienna is opening the third stage of it's long term exhibition looking at Austrian 20th and 21st Century architecture.



Pink Easter bunny helps Vienna art world pay tribute to Düre

The Viennese art world has created its own version of the Easter Bunny – by making a giant sized sculpture of the famous Albrecht Dürer painting curre [...]


Review - 'Backspin' by St. Pölten basketball star Pete Strob

An LA-born professional basketball star who played for teams around Europe, including a team in Austria's St. Pölten, has written down his experiences [...]


Austrian designer Claus Tyler speaks to Austrian Times

Claus Tyler, the designer who has been making a name for himself within Austria’s fashion scene, speaks to Austrian Times. [...]


Sisi Museum celebrates tenth year

A special exhibition is being held at the Imperial Palace in Vienna's first district to celebrate the tenth birthday of the Sisi Museum. [...]

Archive of Austrian resistance gets a new boss with fresh id

The new head of an Austrian archive that documented the resistance and persecution of people in the Second World War is hoping to bring the unique his [...]

Art Austria trade fair to open again in April

An annual art fair for collectors of Austrian art is taking place once again in Vienna this April at the Leopold Museum. [...]


Dürers Young Hare on show in the Albertina after 10 years

The famous painting of a hare by German artist Dürer is being put on show in the Albertina in Vienna from March after ten years of not being exhibited [...]


Culture minister fires Burgtheatre boss

The director of Vienna's Burgtheater is taking legal action after Culture Minister Josef Ostermayer sacked him for financial incompetence. [...]

Vienna's Accordeon Festival kicks off

As Vienna's 15th Internationales Akkordeon Festival kicks off, Austrian Times interviews the event's founder and organiser Friedl Preisl. [...]


Rediscovered 'degenerate' painting on show at Belvedere

A painting that was rediscovered in 2012, decades after it was seized by the Nazi's for being 'degenerate', is on display at the Belvedere Palace in V [...]


South Park game held back due to 'unconstitutional symbols'

Austria will have to wait a little bit longer to get the new game South Park: The Stick of Truth after game publisher Ubisoft announces that it is hol [...]


Vienna to host tenth Blues Spring festival

Vienna is hosting the tenth Vienna Blues Spring this year, welcoming musicians from around the world to take part in the longest blues festival in the [...]


Designer Super Sale in Vienna today

A designer super sale is starting today featuring some of Austria’s best designers with some of their most creative work at display. [...]


More of Gurlitt's Picasso and Monet paintings found in Salzb

Around sixty paintings by artists including Claude Monet and Pablo Picasso have been found at the Salzburg home of German art collector Cornelius Gurl [...]


Young Mozart discovered in Schoenbrunn painting

Walk past too quickly and you'll miss it - but in the painting 'Wedding Supper of Joseph and Isabella of Parma' on show at the Schoenbrunn Palace ther [...]


Food, performance and art combine at Vienna Supper Club

Cultural centre TBA21 is combining food, dining, art, culture and music in a Winter Programme series at their Supper Club in Vienna. [...]


Vienna becoming a hot spot for filmmakers

Vienna is becoming a hot spot for filmmakers with the number of requests to film in the city increasing significantly last year. [...]


Maximilian Schell dies aged 83

One of Austria's most famous actors, Maximilian Schell, died in hospital early Saturday morning. He was 83-years-old. [...]


Bid put in for a 'floating brothel' on Lake Wörthersee

A brothel owner in Carinthia has put in a bid to gain ownership of the floating stage on Lake Wörthersee in Klagenfur. [...]


MoMA and Austrian Film Museum join forces for Vienna film ex

To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Austrian Film Museum in Vienna the institution is collaborating with New York's Museum of Modern Art on an [...]


Salzburgs Mozart festival director extends contract

The artistic director of the Salzburg festival that celebrates the life and works of Mozart is set to continue running the show through to 2017. [...]


Salzburg museum returns Nazi looted artefacts

Salzburg's natural history museum is pushing to return artefacts that were looted by the Nazi's from around the world in the 1940s to their rightful o [...]


Reinhard Gerers 'Teatro' show goes bust

The show from celebrity chef Reinhard Gerers, which combined high quality dinner service with theatrics and shows, had hoped to get more people throug [...]


Edita Gruberova Wows Audience With Mozart-esque Performance

The queen of Coloratura Edita Gruberova made a guest performance with her Mozart-esque performance at the Vienna Concert House this week. [...]

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