Art in Austria 1945-1980
ALBERTINA modern – as the second location for ALBERTINA & Vienna’s new museum for modern art
The ALBERTINA modern will present extensive exhibitions of works by important Austrian and international artists on 2,000 m²: Andy Warhol, Cindy Sherman, Gerhard Richter, Jonathan Meese, Hubert Scheibl, Jörg Immendorff, Arnulf Rainer, Hermann Nitsch, Neo Rauch, Hundertwasser, Annette Messager, Anselm Kiefer, Robert Rauschenberg, Kiki Kogelnik, Elke Krystufek, Roy Lichtenstein, Pierre Soulages, Maria Lassnig, Alex Katz, Sherrie Levine, VALIE EXPORT, Karel Appel, Franz West, Erwin Wurm, Georg Baselitz, Sarah Morris, Nam June Paik, Pipilotti Rist, Nan Goldin, Thomas Ruff and many others.
With over 60,000 works by 5,000 artists, it will be one of the major museums for contemporary art. The ALBERTINA MODERN opens as the youngest expansion of the federal museum landscape with the exhibition “THE BEGINNING Art in Austria 1945 – 1980”.
THE BEGINNING Art in Austria 1945-1980
This exhibition features the leading exponents of Austrian art’s post-1945 renewal.