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Monday, September 18, 2017

The Editors

This was written by the Metropole editorial Team. Sometimes its an expat, sometimes a native, most of the time the lines are blurred, and sometimes we're sharing someone else's content, but we always say so. Oh yeah, and buy our magazine! Thanks.
sign week vienna

Get Ready for Sign Week Vienna!

The first Sign Week Vienna is all about exhibiting Viennese storefront design, public typography and sign painting Given Vienna’s great tradition of sign painting, “Ghostletters Vienna” co-creator Tom Koch and artist/photographer Achim Gauger have decided...
moving vienna

Are People Unfriendly to Expats in Austria?

A new InterNations Study ranked Austria one of the unfriendliest countries for expats to settle in. Security and political stability remain strong motivations for moving here The expat network InterNations asked 12,500 participants about their...
fashion week vienna

Fashion & Crowd Funding – Five Minutes with Juan Carlos Gordillo

After financing his first two shows at MQFW through Crowd Funding platforms, the Guatemalan-based Fashion designer Juan Carlos Gordillo is now presenting his works in Vienna for the third time now. We asked him...
virtual reality film architecture design

Viennese Design Firm Wideshot Makes big in Hollywood

Astonishing spoiled moviegoers is no small task. Marrying virtual reality with architecture, a Viennese company is dazzling audiences By Susanne Gottlieb & Dardis McNamee It is rare in film that a prop achieves the stature of...
from our readers

From our Readers | September 2017

Many thanks for your thoughts, ideas and insights! If you have something to say about Vienna or a story you read here, tell us all about it. Send an email to office@metropole.at. And check us out...
online banking erste bank

Advertorial | Online Banking in Austria and how big Players can Compete with Fintech

We asked board member Thomas Schaufler about designing Erste Bank’s online banking platform George In Austria, banking has not always moved with the times. From the persistence of the transfer slip (Erlagschein) to the popularity...
austrian news

What Austrian Media Wrote About in August 2017

A quick-and-dirty synopsis of last month’s Austrian News. Austria’s Football and Volleyball Teams Finish Strong At the European Women’s Football Championship in the Netherlands, Austria’s team made it to the semifinals, sparking widespread enthusiasm from their...