Camerata Salzburg [Camerata Salzburg]

In Search of Excellence

Publisher: Lutz Hochstraate

"Music must always breathe" Sándor Végh "In search of excellence" – high praise from a journalist for the work of the Camerata. Well-deserved praise, since in 2012 the more...

Categories: History  | Austria 

Werner H. Paar, Wilhelm Günther, Fritz Gruber

Das Buch vom Tauerngold [The book of Tauern gold]

No other metal has held such a fascination for mankind: gold – symbol of beauty and power. Wherever it has been discovered, it has exerted an irresistible fascination. Gold was more...

Categories: History  | Austria 

Johann Josef Böker

Der Wiener Stephansdom [St. Stephen's Cathedral, Vienna]

Architecture as a symbol of the House of Austria

St. Stephen's Cathedral in Vienna is probably the most readily recognisable building in Austria; accordingly, generations of researchers have puzzled over its complex history. Many more...

Categories: Architecture  | History  | Austria 

Hans Spatzenegger, Peter Mittermayr

Die Welt zu Gast in Salzburg [The whole world visits Salzburg]

Hans Christian Andersen found himself within an inch of turning back at the Austrian border because a punctilious customs officer suspected him of being a seditious element; he was more...

Categories: History  | Austria  | Fiction 

Display of the Centuries [Display of the Centuries]

Frederick Kiesler and Contemporary Art

Publisher: Austrian Cultural Forum New York

The exhibition Display of the Centuries. Frederick Kiesler and Contemporary Art at the Austrian Cultural Forum New York investigates how art is made and subsequently presented more...

Categories: History 

Herbert Gschwendtner

Erlebnis Großglockner Hochalpenstraße

Adventure Grossglockner High Alpine Road

Splendid prospects A road into the world of the 10,000-footers According to travel writers, nature-lovers and globetrotters, this is one of the most magnificent panoramic more...

Categories: History  | Austria  | Recreation & Hiking