Austrian Cultural Forum London

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Features & upcoming events

1914 – 2014: ‘Shoot, I didn’t mean that’ & ‘The Last Night’

23 September – 18 October 2014 | Tristan Bates Theatre

Time Zone Theatre presents a new theatrical work, Shoot, I didn’t mean that, performed alongside The Last Night, the epilogue of Karl Kraus’ satirical anti-war play The Last Days of Mankind. UK playwright Catriona Kerridge was selected from an ...

Trio Frizzante

Trio Frizzante

23 September 2014, 7.00pm | Austrian Cultural Forum London
Trio Frizzante is a young ensemble from Austria whose wide ranging repertoire incorporates not only chamber music, but also crosses over into jazz and other genres. Marlies Gangl (flute), Doris Lindner (piano) and Johannes Kubitschek ...
Rhythm Diaries

Rhythm Diaries

23 September 2014, 8.00pm | Vortex Jazz Club
British-Austrian drummer Bernhard Schimpelsberger is a singular phenomenon in the
world of percussion today. A rhythmic visionary who has unified the percussion traditions of India and the West, Bernhard has collaborated and toured the globe ...

TIME(LESS) SIGNS. Otto Neurath and Reflections in Austrian Contemporary Art

30 September 2014, 6.30pm | Austrian Cultural Forum London
The exhibition continues until Friday 9 January 2015 What is the state of art in today’s visual language? Signs, icons and ideograms determine our daily communication; pictographic guidance systems dominate public space. Much of ...
Megacities – Twelve Stories of Survival

Megacities – Twelve Stories of Survival

2 October 2014, 8.15pm | Barbican Centre
AT/SUI 1998, 90‘, directed by Michael Glawogger The Barbican presents Austrian filmmaker Michael Glawogger’s extraordinary portrait of people who live precariously, but with an unusual level of resourcefulness and imagination, in four gigantic ...
‘One Minute Sculptures’ by Erwin Wurm

‘One Minute Sculptures’ by Erwin Wurm

3 October – 6 November 2014
Erwin Wurm is recognised as a leading figure in contemporary visual arts and his work, both playful and serious, has been shown in major public sites around the world.  Audiences in Wales will soon have ...
BFI London Film Festival 2014

BFI London Film Festival 2014

8 October – 19 September 2014
The BFI London Film Festival (8-19 October) sets out an ambitious programme for 2014 including three Austrian films including The Great Museum, Macondo and Ulrich Seidl's In the Basement. The Great Museum
11 October ...


Call to Tender

The National Fund of the Republic of Austria for Victims of National Socialism has published a call to tender for the design and realisation of the new Austrian National Exhibition in the former extermination camp and present-day State Museum Auschwitz-Birkenau. More Info

Call for Scores: Oboe

The Austrian Cultural Forum London is calling for new oboe pieces to be performed during an evening with renowned oboist Christopher Redgate. Click here to find out more.

Intercultural Achievement Award

The Austrian government is looking to award Nonprofit organisations in the fields of Education, Participation & Business for innovative and solution-oriented projects that operate under the umbrella of intercultural dialogue. For further information click here.

Scholarships 2014 / 2015

The BMUKK, Graz-City Writer and other Austrian scholarship bodies have announced their 2014/15 scholarships. Click here to find out more.

Scholarships 2014/15

The Austrian Ministry for Siceince and Research has just announced scholarships in these fields for 2014/15. Find out more information by visiting

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Austrian government awards, grants and subsidies for translation

With a view to promoting (Austrian or foreign) translators or the translation of Austrian contemporary literature, subsidies, grants and awards are available from the Austrian Federal Ministry of Education, Arts and Culture.  Click here for more information.