Welcome to vc_on
viennacontemporary is going online with vc_on
vc_on by viennacontemporary is taking art from Vienna, Central and Eastern Europe online. We connect galleries with institutions, buyers and art aficionados from all over the world via viewing rooms and the digital expansion of viennacontemporary’s special sections, talks and events.
Francesca Gavin, who co-curated The Historical Exhibition at Manifesta 11 and has curated exhibitions at institutions like Palais de Tokyo, presents vc_on’s online exclusive Z-Series.
Balancing aesthetics and conceptual inventiveness, Z-Series is an experimental platform with a hand-picked selection of accessible works by emerging names and yet-to-be-discovered young talents.
Explorations: prolific positions from the 60s & 70s
For the second time, Explorations presents pointed presentations of artistic positions from the 60s and 70s.
Curated by Elisa R. Linn and Lennart Wolff, this year’s edition will feature works by artists like Diet Sayler (RO, GER), Tamás Konok (HU), André Verlon (AT) and Vera Molnár (HU, FR) by selected European galleries.
ZONE1: young artists connected to Austria
ZONE1 is one of the highlights at viennacontemporary. This year, vc_on takes ZONE1 online.
Curator Cathrin Mayer presents eight positions of young artists under 40 with special connections to the Austrian art scene.
Curated by Jan Kratochvil, viennacontemporary Video raises one of the most pressing questions of the year: “Where Do We Find Ourselves…”
One thing, though, is certain: Our Video section will be presented on vc_on.
Live Talks at
8 moderated panel discussion with international participants focus on „ArtTech“ and „Central and Eastern European ART: Beyond Social Utopia“.
All panel discussions will take place at the fair in booth C21 and will at the same time be accessible online.
on central east mag
Where does the New East begin? Entangled histories and shifting borders make Central and Eastern Europe one of the most exciting regions. on central east mag explores art, culture, design, architecture and lifestyle in Vienna and the New East. Follow us here and @vc_on_central_east for features and art and style bites.
Sitting at the ideological edge between East and West, Vienna has traditionally been the gateway between the two poles of Europe.
The artistic director talks about the challenges of the current situation and making a fair during a pandemic.
Z-Series Curator Francesca Gavin, who has previously built Soho House Group’s art colleciton explains what to look out for when buying art.