At the Wien Museum, the US-educated Austrian scholar wants to use the incidents of history to question the way we live now. In Vienna, museums are everywhere: At last year’s Lange Nacht der Museen, over 700 took part, from the KHM, the Leopold or the Belvedere to the more off-beat dedicated to theater, toys or magic, […]
Tim Hadley details just how much the German General Staff knew about the weaknesses of the Austrian-Hungarian armyUntil German unification in 18...
As America turns inward, the enormously ambitious program once described as the “most enligthened self-interest in history” has a positive impact stil...
Empire to Republic
Czechia has experienced hard times and a spectacular comeback. In the border regions, the former Sudety, all this is magnified.
On this centennial of the deaths of four Viennese masters, the city looks back on the birth of modernism and a vision of the “total work of art,” an e...