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Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Christopher Puhm

Fountain at the Met

Austrian to Take the Helm at New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art

Max Hollein, the current director and CEO of the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, is poised to take over what is regarded as one of the world’s most prestigious art institutions, the Metropolitan...
Air Koryo Ilyushin Il-62

Magic Jet to Land on Hotel Roof in Graz

At one point in the early 1960s, the Ilyuschin Il-62 was the largest long-range airliner in operation with a range of 10,000 kilometers. Nowadays, the Soviet-built plane has largely been retired from active service.In...

Fucking, Austria, is Now a Pornhub “Premium Place”

The tiny village in Upper Austria is one of 50 unfortunately named places to receive premium access to Pornhub, the popular pornography website. Named after a sixth century Bavarian noble called Focko or Fuko, the...

Commuting 2.0: Comparing Solutions That Work for You

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urban massage

A New Cure for Austria’s Healthcare System

The traditional Kur, a doctor-prescribed wellness retreat that’s been popular with Austrians since the days of the Kaiser, is finally coming to an end. Instead of weeks-long spa stays with massages offering a short-term amelioration...
Trevor Traina

US Senate Confirms New Ambassador to Austria

Tech entrepreneur Traina will fill a position that has been vacant since January 2017.Fourteen months later, a new ambassador-designate is set to replace her. Like his predecessor, the new US ambassador to Austria, Trevor...

Empire to Republic | The Different Lives that Make up Austria Today

It takes all types to build a Republic. We give a voice to people from different backgrounds and generations who shaped and continue to shape Austria.
Yasmina Reza

Check out Yasmina Reza’s Play Art at the Vienna’s English Theatre Before it Closes...

In Yasmina Reza’s Art, three friends are at odds as their dynamic shifts.What binds people together? Long-term friendships are often taken for granted, so when a 15-year-old connection between three brothers in arms unravels,...
Harri Stojka

Harri Stojka is Celebrating his 60th Birthday and Isn’t Slowing Down Anytime Soon

Viennese music legend Harri Stojka looks ahead at 60There’s very little certainty in the life and career of an artist. Musical trends and creative triumphs come and go, and so do most musicians’ fortunes....