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Made in IWM

Made in IWM

13.07.2020
WissenschaftlerInnen, ÜbersetzerInnen und JournalistInnen ein inspirierendes wie ungestörtes Umfeld zum Verfassen ihrer Arbeiten zu bieten, war immer eine Kerntätigkeit des Instituts. Das IWM ermöglicht Fellows, sich losgelöst von anderweitigen…
COVID-19 Prevention Measures

COVID-19 Prevention Measures

07.07.2020
Following the lockdown relaxation measures adopted by the Austrian Federal Government in May 2020, the IWM has gradually resumed its research and administrative activities in its premises in compliance with the general safety regulations. As a…
Ausstellung von Paul Horn und Lotte Lyon: Neufundland

Ausstellung von Paul Horn und Lotte Lyon: Neufundland

28.05.2020
In Kooperation mit dem Institut für die Wissenschaften vom Menschen zeigt die Knoll Galerie Wien in den IWM Räumlichkeiten eine Werkauswahl der Multimediakünstler Paul Horn und Lotte Lyon aus ihrer Serie „Neufundland“. Ausstellungsdauer: Juli bis…
How can a Library Be Closed, but Active?

How can a Library Be Closed, but Active?

21.04.2020
But what happens when the doors to a library have to shut? The (beautiful) physical space might be taken away, but the work continues. The work of an institutional library goes beyond the physical book and access to large publishing houses and…
IWM closed until further notice

IWM closed until further notice

14.04.2020
The coronavirus (COVID-19) situation continues to evolve, both nationally and globally. In accordance with the most recent recommendations from government and health officials, and in the best interests of our visiting fellows, staff and guests, the…
Witness: Ukraine in the Photographs of Aleksandr Chekmenev

Witness: Ukraine in the Photographs of Aleksandr Chekmenev

26.02.2020
The exhibition includes photo series produced by the photographer over the past 17 years. Curated by Konstantin Akinsha and Alisa Lozhkina
ERC Mentoring Initiative: Call for Applications

ERC Mentoring Initiative: Call for Applications

24.10.2019
Together with the Polish Academy of Sciences and generously supported by the Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education, the IWM has established a mentoring initiative for applicants for European Research Council (ERC) Starting and Consolidator…
IWM Permanent Fellow Charles Taylor wins Ratzinger Prize 2019

IWM Permanent Fellow Charles Taylor wins Ratzinger Prize 2019

02.10.2019
Philosopher Charles Taylor is one of the laureates of the 9th edition of the “Ratzinger Prize.”
In Memoriam Agnes Heller (1929-2019)

In Memoriam Agnes Heller (1929-2019)

25.07.2019
Von Ludger Hagedorn Am 19. Juli starb die große ungarische Philosophin Ágnes Heller im Ferienort Balatonalmádi am Plattensee. Sie starb, wie sie lebte – unbeirrt und mutig: Sie sei, so berichten Augenzeugen, weit hinausgeschwommen in den See, so wie…
Between Kyiv and Vienna: Histories of People, Ideas, and Objects in Circulation and Motion

Between Kyiv and Vienna: Histories of People, Ideas, and Objects in Circulation and Motion

14.06.2019
The Institute for Human Sciences (Vienna), Center for Urban History of East-Central Europe (Lviv), and Ukrainian Institute (Kyiv) invite paper proposals for a conference to be held in Vienna on 4-7 December 2019. The conference is organized in…
Ausstellung von Svätopluk Mikyta: Die Monochrome. Überdenken der Vergangenheit, Interpretation der Gegenwart

Ausstellung von Svätopluk Mikyta: Die Monochrome. Überdenken der Vergangenheit, Interpretation der Gegenwart

13.06.2019
In Kooperation mit dem Institut für die Wissenschaften vom Menschen zeigt die Knoll Galerie Wien in den IWM Räumlichkeiten eine Werkauswahl des slowakischen Künstlers Svätopluk Mikyta, aus seiner Serie „Die Monochrome“. Eröffnung: 12. Februar 2019 […
ERC Mentoring Initiative: Call for Applications

ERC Mentoring Initiative: Call for Applications

07.05.2019
Together with the Polish Academy of Sciences and supported by the Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education, the IWM has established a mentoring initiative for applicants for European Research Council (ERC) Starting and Consolidator Grants in…