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Vienna: Art and Design

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A little over 100 years ago in Vienna, Austria, a group of radical young creators and thinkers overturned all the rules and created a brave new world. This exhibition explores this extraordinary period, bringing together some 300 works by the greatest Viennese artists of the early twentieth century. Vienna: Art and Design, 18 Jun 2011 - 09 Oct 2011 NGV International 180 St Kilda Road

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Stop 1: Old Vienna

Graham Abbott begins by exploring an incredibly dynamic moment in history: Vienna, at the start of the twentieth-century. The revolutionary spirit of reform of the late 1800’s lead to great feats of urban planning, modern engineering and architecture.

5 MIN2011 JUL 6
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Stop 1: Old Vienna

Stop 2: In the Beginning

Here we are introduced to Karl Lueger, Vienna’s Mayor from 1893 to 1910. Lueger’s tenure as Mayor incorporated many successes including the appointment of talents, such as Otto Wagner, to design innovative new buildings for the new metropolis.

2 MIN2011 JUL 6
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Stop 2: In the Beginning

Stop 3: Postal Savings Bank

The Postal Savings Bank of 1903 was the ultimate manifestation of Otto Wagner’s functional and aesthetic principles and one of Vienna’s most significant examples of early modern architecture.

3 MIN2011 JUL 6
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Stop 3: Postal Savings Bank

Latest Episodes

Stop 1: Old Vienna

Graham Abbott begins by exploring an incredibly dynamic moment in history: Vienna, at the start of the twentieth-century. The revolutionary spirit of reform of the late 1800’s lead to great feats of urban planning, modern engineering and architecture.

5 MIN2011 JUL 6
Comments
Stop 1: Old Vienna

Stop 2: In the Beginning

Here we are introduced to Karl Lueger, Vienna’s Mayor from 1893 to 1910. Lueger’s tenure as Mayor incorporated many successes including the appointment of talents, such as Otto Wagner, to design innovative new buildings for the new metropolis.

2 MIN2011 JUL 6
Comments
Stop 2: In the Beginning

Stop 3: Postal Savings Bank

The Postal Savings Bank of 1903 was the ultimate manifestation of Otto Wagner’s functional and aesthetic principles and one of Vienna’s most significant examples of early modern architecture.

3 MIN2011 JUL 6
Comments
Stop 3: Postal Savings Bank
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