Museum of Applied Arts celebrates 150 years


The Museum of Applied Arts (MAK) is celebrating its 150th anniversary with three special exhibitions. The first two exhibits open in July and delve into the history of art and design at the contemporary arts museum, which was the first exhibition building to be opened on Vienna’s Ringstrasse on 12 May 1864. In “Exemplary: From […]

Vienna bar ‘best I’ve ever seen’, says Jude Law


A Viennese night club at which Rolling Stone Mick Jagger and Hollywood director Quentin Tarantino previously hung out has been praised as the “most beautiful bar I have ever seen” by Jude Law.The British actor – who arrived in the Austrian city last month for the shooting of “360”, a new film directed by Fernando […]

New group tackles toilet rubbish-dumping

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A initiative aims to raise awareness of the high costs caused by flushing rubbish down the toilet.The new Styrian group Klobal announced today (Fri) it wanted to lower costs created by garbage dumped in loos across Austria by 21 million Euros over the next 10 years.Klobal, which was set up by Styria’s effluent disposal authorities, […]