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”MEMORIES by Margit and Heinz Fischer.” Book Launch

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Erwin-Schrödinger-Saal
Culture / Reading
german language

The splendidly illustrated book “Memories in Pictures and Stories” gives insights into the exciting life of the former “First Couple”. The collection of private and official pictures, shot by different photographers, goes far beyond the 12-year presidency of Heinz Fischer.

President, European Forum Alpbach, Vienna
Former Federal President, Republic of Austria; Co-Chair, Ban Ki-moon Centre for Global Citizens, Vienna
Former First Lady, Vienna
Head, Arts Programme, European Forum Alpbach, Vienna

Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Franz FISCHLER

President, European Forum Alpbach, Vienna

Research Assistant, Institute for Agricultural Management, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna Doctorate, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna Executive Assistant, Provincial Chamber of Agriculture of Tyrol, Innsbruck Director, Provincial Chamber of Agriculture of Tyrol, Innsbruck Austrian Federal Minister of Agriculture and Forestry, Vienna European Commissioner for Agriculture, Rural Development and Fisheries, Brussels Chairman, Ecosocial Forum Europe, Vienna Chairman, RISE-Foundation, Brussels Chairman of the Steering Committee of the EU scientific programme for Expo Milano 2015 President, European Forum Alpbach, Vienna
1973-1979
1978
1979-1984
1985-1989
1989-1994
1995-2004
2005-2011
2005-2015
2014-2015
since 2012

Dr. Heinz FISCHER

Former Federal President, Republic of Austria; Co-Chair, Ban Ki-moon Centre for Global Citizens, Vienna

 Dr. Heinz Fischer has had an extensive career as a senior representative and policy maker of the Republic of Austria. As Federal Minister of Science and Research and speaker of the Austrian National Assembly for more than 12 years, he was involved extensively in supporting and advancing the country´s scientific, social and cultural development. In 2004 he was elected Federal President of the Republic of Austria. After more than 40 Years in public office and two terms as Federal President he retired in 2016.
 He was proclaimed Chairman of the Council for the Commemorative Year 2018 by the Federal Government of Austria as well as Co-Chairman of the Ban Ki-moon Centre for Global Citizens.

Mag. Margit FISCHER

Former First Lady, Vienna

Dr. Monika SOMMER-SIEGHART

Head, Arts Programme, European Forum Alpbach, Vienna

Studium der Geschichte und Museologie an den Universitäten Graz und Wien (Sponsion 1999, Promotion 2003) wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin an der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, Kommission für Kulturwissenschaften und Theatergeschichte Lektorin an der Universtität Wien, Universität Klagenfurt und an der Webster University Vienna Gründungsmitglied von schnittpunkt. ausstellungstheorie & praxis Junior Fellow, Internationales Forschungszentrum Kulturwissenschaften, Wien wissenschaftliche Assistentin von Wolfgang Kos, Direktor des Wien Museums, und Schlüsselfigur im Neupositionierungsprozess Zertifikatskurs Management von NPO-Organisationen, Österreichisches Controller Institut Co-Direktorin des Masterlehrgangs für Ausstellungstheorie & -praxis "educating-curating-managing", Universität für angewandte Kunst, Wien Vorsitzende des Beirats für Museumsförderung des Bundesministeriums für Unterricht, Kunst und Kultur, seit 2014: Bundeskanzleramt Realisierung des Projekts im öffentlichen Raum "INSITU. Zeitgeschichte findet Stadt. Nationalsozialismus in Linz", gem. mit Dagmar Höss, Heidemarie Uhl im Rahmen von Linz - Kulturhauptstadt Europas 2009 Kuratorin, Wien Museum Leiterin des Kulturprogramms des Europäischen Forums Alpbach Co-Kuratorin des Dauerausstellungsbereichs "Erdöl/Erdgas" im Technischen Museum Wien, Gesamtprojektleitung: Martina Griesser-Stermscheg Co-Kuratorin der Sonderausstellung "Von wegen stilles Örtchen. Toiletten in Wien" im Brennpunkt - Museum für Heizkultur, gem. mit Beatrice Jaschke /2016 Co-Kuratorin der Ausstellung "41 Tage. Kriegsende 1945 - Verdichtung der Gewalt" auf dem Wiener Heldenplatz, dem Joanneumsviertel Graz und dem OÖ. Kulturquartier, gem. mit Dieter A. Binder, Georg Hoffmann, Heidemarie Uhl museologische Beratung für das Dom Museum Wien, gem. mit Beatrice Jaschke museologische Beratung für die Tiroler Landesmuseen, Neuaufstellung Zeughaus
1993-2003
1999-2003
2001-2005
2001
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2003-2007
2005
seit 2006
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2008-2013
seit 2014
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seit 2014
2016

Cultural Programme

show timetable
Kategorie: all Culture

18.08.2016

15:15 - 17:00 “Tools of Enlightenment” Culture
17:00 - 19:00 “Elmar Trenkwalder” Culture
19:30 - 20:00 “Einfach mal die Kresse halten” Culture

20.08.2016

11:00 - 11:30 “Horizon in Motion” Culture
16:00 - 17:00 “MEMORIES by Margit and Heinz Fischer.” Book Launch Culture
17:30 - 18:30 “The Future Museum – A New Enlightenment, a Bulwark against Creative Illiteracy?” Culture
18:30 - 20:00 “Le Meraviglie” & “Le ultime cose” (Clips) Culture

22.08.2016

10:35 - 11:45 “Feel Dementia.” An Artistic Intervention Culture
11:00 - 12:30 “Home Visit Europe” by Rimini Protokoll, hosted by Robert Prosser Culture
16:30 - 18:00 “Home Visit Europe” by Rimini Protokoll, hosted by Annamária Tóth Culture
18:30 - 20:00 “FUTURE BABY: How Far Do We Go?” Culture

23.08.2016

08:45 - 10:00 “Feel Dementia.” An Artistic Intervention Culture
08:45 - 10:00 “Feel Dementia.” An Artistic Intervention Culture
11:00 - 12:30 “Home Visit Europe” by Rimini Protokoll, hosted by Club Alpbach Upper Austria Culture
15:00 - 16:30 “Home Visit Europe” by Rimini Protokoll, hosted by IG Vienna Culture
16:00 - 17:00 Elmar Trenkwalder Gives a Tour through his Exhibition Culture
17:30 - 19:00 “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” by William Shakespeare Culture

24.08.2016

11:00 - 12:30 “Home Visit Europe” by Rimini Protokoll hosted by Club Alpbach Südtirol Alto Adige Culture
15:00 - 16:30 “Home Visit Europe” by Rimini Protokoll hosted by Club Lower Austria Culture
17:00 - 17:45 “The Great Sun, an Unleashed Horse” Culture

25.08.2016

16:15 - 17:00 “Inherited Disorders” Culture

26.08.2016

18:30 - 20:00 “In 80 Minutes around the World.” More than a Concert Culture

27.08.2016

15:30 - 17:00 “The Walk of Our Life” Culture

28.08.2016

09:00 - 10:30 “Rimini Protokoll.” Matinée with Stefan Kaegi Culture
20:00 - 21:45 KAL BAND Rock’n’Roma Culture

29.08.2016

13:00 - 15:30 “Judgment in Hungary” Culture
14:00 - 15:30 “Judgment in Hungary” Artist Talk Culture

30.08.2016

16:00 - 17:00 Elmar Trenkwalder Gives a Tour Through His Exhibition Culture
16:00 - 17:00 “Horizon in Motion” Culture
20:00 - 21:30 JÜTZ New Adventures in Alpine Music & ALPACH BRASS Culture

31.08.2016

17:00 - 18:00 “Two Parallel Realities” Culture
18:00 - 19:30 “Stroke upon Stroke” Culture

01.09.2016

17:00 - 18:30 “Learning from History!” A Talk about the Haus der Geschichte Österreich Culture

02.09.2016

09:00 - 10:30 Matinée with Fuad Gritli – Between Freedom of Press and Death Threats: Political Cabaret in Libya Culture
16:15 - 17:15 Concert by the Tiroler Bürgermeisterkapelle Schwaz Culture
17:30 - 18:30 “Spot on!” Culture