Austrian Cultural Forum London

Features & upcoming events


27 March 2015, 7.00pm | Austrian Cultural Forum London

Diskurspop. Schlager. Intelligent art pop. Genuinely Austrian, yet genuinely global. Trying to describe Karl Schwamberger’s one-man project Laokoongruppe is a tricky project. One thing is for sure, however: Laokoongruppe is one of the most exciting things happening in music ...

AXA PPP Health Tech & You

AXA PPP Health Tech & You

10 March – 26 April 2015
The London Design Museum presents an exhibition showcasing over 20 new personal health technology devices, ideas and research. The exhibition will explore recent developments in personal health technology and ask how this rapidly growing sector ...
Birkbeck Essay Film Festival

Birkbeck Essay Film Festival

25 – 29 March 2015
The first London Essay Film Festival, to be held at Birkbeck College and the ICA, is delighted to feature Viennese artist and filmmaker Constanze Ruhm, who will be showing and discussing her recent work Invisible ...
Anita Witek

Anita Witek. at l’étrangère

26 March – 2 May 2015
l’étrangère presents the first UK solo exhibition of celebrated Austrian artist, Anita Witek. The show, which encompasses installation, montage and photography is concerned with the production and representation of images within the ...
Women at War

Women at War

28 March 2015, 7.30pm | National Theatre
Three extraordinary pieces exploring women at war in the twentieth century. Pam Gems' "lost" play My Name is Rosa Luxemburg by Pam Gems, rediscovered and developed for WCS, looks at a heroine for our times ...
Guitar Duo Artistic

Guitar Duo Artistic

31 March 2015, 7.00pm | Austrian Cultural Forum London
Bozhana Pavlova and Aleksandar Visokomogilski unite classical, latin and jazz music in a unique and elegant way. The mixture of pieces, original arrangements and improvisation creates the distinct atmosphere of their sound. Bozhana and Aleksandar ...
Cineclub: Population Boom

Cineclub: Population Boom

1 April 2015, 7.00pm | Austrian Cultural Forum London
A well-known nightmarish vision of the future: The Earth’s population reaches seven billion. Dwindling resources, mountains of toxic waste, hunger and climate change – the results of overpopulation? Who says that the world’s overpopulated ...


Call for Scores

The Austrian Cultural Forum London is calling for new pieces for Kingma System flutes and electronics to be performed during an evening with Rarescale (Carla Rees and Michael Oliva). MORE INFO

Call for the "Writer of the City of Graz"

The scholarship includes the provision of an apartment for free in the Cerrini-Schloessl on the Schlossberg, from September 2015 until August 2016, and a monthly stipend of EURO 1.100. Deadline is 31 March 2015. Find out more here.

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

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.

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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.