Critics’ Agenda: VIENNA 2017
13. – 22. November 2017
Critics’ Agenda: VIENNA 2017 is a pilot project of a residency program created for six international, emerging art critics in the field of contemporary art, who are invited to explore the Vienna’s contemporary art scene in more depth.
The program takes place from 13. – 22. November. During a dense 10-day program, six invited art critics will be given comprehensive and profound insights into the contemporary Viennese art scene. There will be organised diverse program consisting of artists’ studio visits, meeting with art critics and curators, visiting ongoing exhibitions and events (Vienna Art Week).
The final part of the program is dedicated to a cooperation with international art magazines, where the invited art critics will publish their texts on an exhibition, event, artist related to the Viennese/Austrian contemporary art scene.
The participants are nominated by a jury consisting of AICA Austria, Dejan Kaludjerović (Artist), Klaus Speidel (Art critic, Post-Doc. Researcher at the University of Vienna, Department of Art History, Studies Communication, Art, and Design) and Nuit Banai (Art critic, Professor of Contemporary Art in the Department of Art History at the University of Vienna).
Critics’ Agenda: VIENNA 2017 is supported by The Federal Chancellery of Austria, The City of Vienna and AICA Austria.