Austrian Cultural Forum London

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Features & upcoming events

Soundings 2014

28 – 31 October 2014 | Austrian Cultural Forum London

The ACF’s contemporary music platform brings together composers from Austria and the UK for a week of events including concerts, talks, and open rehearsals. Now in its 11th year, the project will join forces with students at the Royal ...


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

30 September – 9 January 2015 | Austrian Cultural Forum London
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 what we understand as visual language originates in ...
Soundings 2014: Thursday Evening Concert

Soundings 2014: Thursday Evening Concert

30 October 2014, 7.00pm | Austrian Cultural Forum London
In the first evening concert from our Soundings 2014 platform for new music we present six pieces by young composers. Each composer, in conversation with Piers Hellawell, will introduce their works. The evening concerts are ...
Soundings 2014: Friday Evening Concert

Soundings 2014: Friday Evening Concert

31 October 2014, 7.30pm | Royal College of Music
The second and final concert in our Soundings 2014 platform takes place at the Royal College of Music. Again we present six pieces by young composers, based in the UK and Austria, who come together ...
Galatea Quartet

Galatea Quartet

2 November 2014, 7.00pm | Kings College London
The Zurich based Galatea Quartet, comprised of siblings Sarah and Julien Kilchenmann, Yuka Tsuboi and Hugo Bollschweiler, was founded in 2005. The ensemble studied under the tutelage of both Stephan Görner of the Carmina ...
Tempting Failure Festival

Tempting Failure Festival. William "Bilwa" Costa & Jasmin Schaitl: collaboration: failure

3 – 8 November 2014
collaboration: failure is a week long series of site-relative performances and installations. Each performance addresses the physical relationship between two artists, as well as their relationship to a space. Using unstable materials, the performers focus ...
The Erlkings at the ACF London

The Erlkings at the ACF London

3 November 2014, 7.00pm | Austrian Cultural Forum London
Following their performance at the Oxford Lieder Festival, Austrian trio The Erlkings bring their dynamic and unique mix of Schubert and folk to the ACF London. The classically trained multi instrumentalists Bryan Benner (guitar / vocals ...


Victor Wang at the ACF London

The ACF London is delighted to announce that our Spring/Summer 2015 exhibition, in partnership with the Royal College of Art, will be curated by Victor Wang. Victor is a MA student at the RCA's Curatorial programme. Victor has organized exhibitions, projects and events with such institutions as the Institute of Contemporary Arts, London, the The Museum of Contemporary Art (M HKA), Antwerp, The Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Acme Studios, London, and will be assistant curator at this year's Havana Biennial.

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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.