Athen, 19. May 2009 Press release

"Flavours of Austria" – Exhibition by young Austrian artists in Athens

Athens, 19 May 2009 – On the sidelines of the Athens art fair "Art Athina 2009", thirteen young Austrian artists will be presenting their works (paintings, sculptures, installations, videos) at the exhibition "Flavours of Austria" from 19 May to 30 June

(http://theartfoundation.gr/en/theartfoundation_flavors.htm ): Christian Eisenberger, Eva Beierheimer  & Miriam Laussegger, Stylianos Schicho, Markus Hofer, Aldo Giannotti, Nita Tandon, Richard Jochum, Roman Pfeffer, Wendelin Pressl, Kamen Stoyanov, "ubermorgen.com", and Rita Vitorelli.

This exhibition of contemporary Austrian art is the result of a grass-roots cooperation between the young art scene in Athens and Vienna. It is organised by the Athenian gallery "Cheapart" with the support of the Federal Ministry for Education, Arts and Culture and the Austrian Embassy in Athens, and is curated by the Austrian Christian Rupp together with his Greek colleagues Giorgos and Dimitris Georgakopoulos.

Contact:
Austrian Embassy in Athens
Dr. Gerhard Zettl
Tel.:(+30/210) 725 72-70
athen-ob(at)bmeia.gv.at
www.aussenministerium.at/athen