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AUSTRIAN CULTURAL FORUM

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VIENNA - LONDON: PASSAGE TO SAFETY
Mar 15 - Apr 27, 2018
Vienna-London: Passage to Safety is a photographic documentary project by Marion Trestler that highlights the life stories of 21 Austrians who fled to the United Kingdom during the 1930s to escape National Socialism and remained there. Many of them arrived in Britain on the Kindertransport.
 
All 21 contemporary witnesses are portrayed in a SYNEMA book Vienna-London: Passage to Safety. Emigré portraits in photographs and words which will be presented and available for purchase at the exhibition opening.
 
The project and book have been produced with the support of the Austrian Zukunftsfond (Future Fund) and The TANA TRUST.

INFORMATION TO COME
Jan+Feb

Click to enlargeWOLF SUSCHITZKY PHOTOGRAPHY PRIZE
Feb 12 - Apr 26, 2019
Private view Tue Feb 12 6.30pm - 8.30pm
In 2018 the Austrian Cultural Forum London launched a prize in honour of the late Austrian photographer Wolf Suschitzky. This exhibition will highlight work by the winning artists Paul Hart (UK) and Marylise Vigneau (AT) alongside a selection of works by the shortlisted artists from Austria: Kathrin Delhougne, Mario Kiesenhofer, Naa Teki Lebar, Siegmund Skalar and from the UK: Lilli Burridge-Payne, Christopher Gunson, Anita Strasser and Alice Zoo.

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