Vernissage night in Montmartre

As soon as arriving in Paris I went to a Vernissage organized by the society and culture website Talent Making Talent. Their aim is to support young creative and talented people working in the arts, design and fashion field with a focus on photography, filmmaking, art direction, styling and set design.

Exhibition review: New York in Milan

The exhibition in Milan is showing the American imagination and above all the intense relationship with the city of New York, as it was perceived by Italian artists, with works by Afro, Paolo Baratella, Corrado Cagli, Pietro Consagra, Giorgio De Chirico and many more.

Contemporary gallery talk in Vienna

Mr. Mauroner tells: “As a gallery owner you really have to be courageous and show something that nobody else is showing. You have to be brave enough to display different and even provocative artworks, if you want to be successful.”

Prada foundation opens new art gallery in Milan

Osservatorio Fondazione Prada is a new exhibition space dedicated to photography and visual languages, located in Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II in the center of Milan.
It is a place where trends and expressions in contemporary photography are explored, investigating the constant evolution of this medium and its connections with other disciplines and creative realms.

Lentos Museum: A center of contemporary Austrian art

Starting from the collection holdings, which focus on masterpieces of European painting from the first half of the 20th century and a rich collection of graphic art and high quality photography, Lentos draws an arch from the classical historical art of the early 20th century to the most current art positions of today.

Finest vintage boutique in Vienna

Burggasse 24 is the vintage shop “par excellence”, the melting pot of old and modern urban style. The large rooms, fancy smell and high-quality products will make you fall in love with this vintage boutique.

Egon Schiele at Albertina museum

Schiele is next to Klimt the key figure of Viennas art scene. Next to the Leopold Museum owning the largest Schiele collection other museums and galleries are also showing works of Schiele. Right now one of my personal favorite museums – Albertina Museum – has dedicated a whole exhibition to the art of Egon Schiele.

Artist of the month: René Magritte

René Magritte is for sure the most celebrated Belgian artist of the 20th century. He has always been one of my favorite artists and I just love looking at his mysterious paintings. After finding a book about his oeuvre in the bookshelf of my flatmate, I started reading about his life and art. This article should…

Back to the 70s

Wearing clothes from past centuries has been my motto since almost one year now. Recently I created a 70s look with my new trousers and oversized olive green-colored coat. The silk scarf made a perfect hair accessory and the leather bag is another matching detail.  Except for the shoes (Adidas) my whole look is vintage…

Peggy Guggenheim Collection in Venice

The Peggy Guggenheim Collection is among the most important museums in Italy for European and American art of the 20th century. It’s located in Peggy Guggenheim’s former home, Palazzo Venier dei Leoni on the Grand Canal in Venice. The museum presents Peggy Guggenheim’s personal collection, masterpieces from the Hannelore B. and Rudolph B. Schulhof Collection,…

Vienna library guide

“A library is a living and growing organism of past and future knowledge. The library card is a passport to the world of knowledge”, someone once said.  Reading about culture opens your eyes and hearts to the world beyond our front doors and that’s one of our best hopes against tyranny, xenophobia and ignorance. I…

Frida Kahlo exhibition in Bologna

The exhibition is originally called “The Gelman Collection: Mexican art from the 20th century” and this article should help you to get an idea of the art show. The Gelman Collection was founded in 1941 when Jacques Gelman and Natasha Zahalkaha, two Eastern European emigrants met and married in Mexico City. Jacques was a Russian Jew from…