Lectures, talks and symposia

Conference on World War I and Central and Eastern European History

Conference on World War I and Central and Eastern European History

12 – 13 September 2014 | Austrian Cultural Forum London
The anniversary of World War I has brought a focus on Central and Eastern Europe, in particular the former Habsburg lands. This conference organised by Jonathan Kwan (University of Nottingham) aims to bring together scholars ...
Austrian Exile meets Indian Avantgarde

Austrian Exile meets Indian Avantgarde

16 September 2014, 7.00pm | Austrian Cultural Forum London
After fleeing Nazi Europe Walter and Käthe Langhammer, Emanuel Schlesinger and Rudolf von Leyden created an informal art circle in Bombay during the 1940s which included major Indian artists such as S.H. Raza ...

Österreich Tag 2014

11 October 2014, 9.30am | Austrian Cultural Forum London
This special day on Austria presents topical information for German language teachers and others interested in Austrian life and culture. This year, Brigitte Kovacs (Institute of Contemporary Art, Graz) will talk about Gustav Klimt, while ...
The Austro-Hungarian Empire at War: On the Eastern Front and at Home

The Austro-Hungarian Empire at War: On the Eastern Front and at Home

13 October 2014, 7.00pm | Austrian Cultural Forum London
Monday 13 October, 7pm, ACF London To commemorate the centenary of the beginning of the First World War, the ACF London and the Czech Centre focus on WW1 from a Central European perspective. Christian Ortner ...
The ‘Wiener Methode der Bildstatistik’

The ‘Wiener Methode der Bildstatistik’ . (ISOTYPE) – between Art and Design

14 October 2014, 7.00pm | Austrian Cultural Forum London
Part of the Time(less) Signs exhibition Christopher Burke, co-editor of the book Isotype: design and contexts, 1925–1971 (2013), will talk about the pictorial language developed by Otto Neurath and his colleagues. As co-founder ...

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