Austrian Cultural Forum London

Features & upcoming events

Fear (Angst)

1 June 2017, 7.00pm | Austrian Cultural Forum London

Fear, directed by Roberto Rossellini and starring his wife Ingrid Bergman, is loosely based on the Stefan Zweig novel of the same name. Rossellini wanted to explore the reconstruction of Germany from both a material and moral standpoint ten years ...

Only Human

Only Human. Believing the Strangest Things, Loving the Alien

11 May – 28 July 2017 | Austrian Cultural Forum London
Showcasing alien artefacts, Only Human provides new evidence that we're not alone! A collaboration of Austrian and British artists and researchers presents extraterrestrial sounds, images, words and objects with a programme of discursive events ...
Anika Vavic

Anika Vavic

31 May 2017, 7.00pm | Austrian Cultural Forum London
Acclaimed pianist Anika Vavic will perform a programme of works by Haydn, Shih, Skrjabin, Chopin and Prokofjev. Recent career highlights include concerts with the Mariinsky Orchestra and the LPO under Vladimir Jurowski at the BBC ...
The Limits of Education?

The Limits of Education?

7 June 2017 | Freud Museum London
- All education is conservative?
- Relative to the society that delivers the education.
- But what of psychoanalytically based education?

Vienna 1924. Marxist psychoanalyst and Jewish youth worker Siegfried Bernfeld and Anna Freud reflect on their hopes ...
Seventeen (Siebzehn)

Seventeen (Siebzehn). New Austrian Cinema

8 June 2017, 7.00pm | Austrian Cultural Forum London
The pain and heartache of young love is achingly laid bare in Monja Art’s feature film Seventeen which was recently screened at the BFI’s Flare Film Festival.

Set in rural Austria, in the final hot ...
Land of Scoundrels

Land of Scoundrels. REVOLUTION17

9 – 11 June 2017 | Rich Mix
A night of new theatre responding to the centenary of the Russian Revolution. This tumultuous moment of cataclysm in modern history, challenged, relived and remade through three intertwining plays, all in the European modern tradition ...
Call Out Panel Discussion

Call Out Panel Discussion. Only Human

13 June 2017, 7.00pm | Austrian Cultural Forum London
A panel of artists, curators and writers will discuss the call-out culture of the ‘keyboard warrior’ who seeks to right political ‘wrongs’ online. Is it a useful practice in raising awareness of social-political issues or ...

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