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Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Genevieve Doyle

Genevieve Doyle is writing for METROPOLE on her summer off from reading English Literature at The University of Cambridge. When she isn’t attending fairs to buy and source beautiful antiques and textiles, she likes painting murals and walking her very large Irish deerhound.
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The Startling Rise of Viennacontemporary in the European art Scene

No longer in its infancy, Viennacontemporary asserts itself as the leading art marketplace in Austria The best art fairs offer a little something for everyone – after all, beauty is in the eye of the...
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Catch Saxophonist Candy Dulfer on her Europe 2016 Tour

The Dutch jazz institution brings a fresh and funky injection of sax-appeal Propelled to global stardom in the early 1990s with her break out debut album Saxuality, jazz and funk saxophonist Candy Dulfer has made...
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Artist Martin Kippenberger, Enjoying one Last Laugh

Germany’s jocular anti-traditionalist genius returns to Vienna posthumously Widely regarded as one of the most talented German artists of the late 20th-century, Martin Kippenberger is best known for his larger-than-life personality and his prolific and controversial...

Join the Horror Movie Marathon!

The golden age of horror comes back... from the dead!!! It was 1931 when horror film legend Bela Lugosi donned Dracula’s soon-to-be signature cape and fangs to become an epitome of evil, declaring to us mere...

Spot-on Masterpieces

The Albertina pin-points Pointillism’s meticulously methodical mark-making Georges Seurat once insisted that, although some saw poetry in his paintings, he saw “only science.” The founding father of Pointillism, he used color and optical theory to...

Shunga: Erotic Art from Japan

One of the foremost collections of erotic art from the floating world makes waves in Vienna Despite countless attempts by officials to prohibit and destroy erotic art during Japan’s Edo period, (1603-1867) the MAK’s exhibition...
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On Display: World Press Photo ‘16

Photojournalism’s finest comes to Vienna With the dissemination of images today moving faster than the shutter speed of a camera, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed. Amid the deluge of often banal snapshots, it’s no wonder...
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Woody Sez

The internationally acclaimed hit folk musical comes to Vienna Widely regarded as one of the leading exponents of American folk music, Woody Guthrie’s infectiously uplifting toe-tapping lyrics are set to thrust theatregoers into a world...
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Vienna Contemporary 2016

Austria’s leading contemporary art fair presents emerging talent, highlighting collaborative new work from around Central Europe Showcasing both new and established artists from a variety of international galleries, Vienna Contemporary seeks to send a strong...