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Archive 2013

Source: Vienna Insurance Group

When: From 27 November 2013 until 10 January 2014

Where: Exhibition Center in the Ringturm
              1010 Vienna, Schottenring 30

Presented by the Central Association of Austrian Architects since 1967, the Austrian Builder-Owner Award has grown in significance over the years, serving as the model and inspiration for a number of regional and international architecture prizes.

Erhard Stackl is the new Editor-in-Chief of the magazine “Das Jüdische Echo - Europäisches Forum für Kultur und Politik” (The Jewish Echo- European Forum for Culture and Politics). He succeeds Marta S. Halpert, which had been Editor-in-Chief since 2008 but retired from the position at her wish.  

Source: Jewish Museum Vienna

The year 2013 marks the 200th anniversary of the birth of Richard Wagner, one of the most controversial characters of the nineteenth, twentieth, and twenty-first centuries. His essay Das Judenthum in der Musik (1850 and 1869), his operas, and many other statements established him as one of the most prominent anti-Semitic figures within the German-speaking bourgeoisie.