Facing Austria

Publication & Exhibition at Salzburg Museum

 

 

FACINGAUSTRIA
Edited and curated by: Rainer Iglar and Michael Mauracher

 
20 photographers, men and women, have photographed Austria. Their photos reveal a diversity of imagery and themes − urban settings, landscapes, work, politics, the arts, and sport − a country mirrored through contemporary photography.
 
Photography by:
Seiichi Furuya, Katharina Gruzei, Heidi Harsieber, Kurt Kaindl, Werner Kaligofsky mit einem Insert von Raad al Abbas, Leo Kandl, Paul Kranzler, Paul Albert Leitner, Simon Lehner, Christopher Mavrič, Stefanie Moshammer, Andrew Phelps, Rudolf Sagmeister, Jan Schiefermair, Nora Schoeller, Ekaterina Sevrouk, Katarina Šoškić, Rudolf Strobl, Clara Wildberger, Manfred Willmann
 
 
Exhibition | Book presentation
Opens: 16 March, 6.30 pm
Introductions by: Martin Hochleitner, Helga Aichmaier, Rainer Iglar / Michael Mauracher, Andrea Ecker, Brigitta Pallauf
Exhibition run: 17 March − 14 May 2017
Neue Residenz / Kunsthalle
Mozartplatz 1, 5020 Salzburg
 
 
 
FacingAustria
Photography by:
Seiichi Furuya, Katharina Gruzei, Heidi Harsieber, Kurt Kaindl, Werner Kaligofsky mit einem Insert von Raad al Abbas, Leo Kandl, Paul Kranzler, Paul Albert Leitner, Simon Lehner, Christopher Mavrič, Stefanie Moshammer, Andrew Phelps, Rudolf Sagmeister, Jan Schiefermair, Nora Schoeller, Ekaterina Sevrouk, Katarina Šoškić, Rudolf Strobl, Clara Wildberger, Manfred Willmann
 
With texts by:
Reinhard Braun, Silvia Eiblmayr, Monika Faber, Christine Frisinghelli, Jasmin Haselsteiner-Scharner, Ruth Horak, Martin Hochleitner, Gabriele Hofer-Hagenauer, Rainer Iglar / Michael Mauracher, Verena Kasper-Eisert, Christiane Kuhlmann, Gerald Matt, Walter Moser, Petra Noll, Astrid Peterle, Michael Ponstingl, Maren Lübbke-Tidow, Rebekka Reuter, Walter Seidl, Nora Theiss, Margit Zuckriegl
 
Graphic design: Anna Maria Friedl
Open thread-stitched binding with dust jacket
30 × 30 cm, 500 pages
450 bw- and color plates
edition: 700
Fotohof edition 2017, Volume 250
ISBN: 978-3-902993-50-2
€ 39
 
 
FacingAustria was made possible with the kind support of the Austrian Federal Chancellery.
 
 
 
More info and press images:
https://oesterreich-bilder.at/en/presse/