Academy of Fine Arts Vienna Thesis Exhibition 17|18

Every year, a growing number of highly-qualified graduates of all the study programs offered at the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna leave school ready to embark on their new career paths and lives. This year’s Thesis Exhibition 17|18 offered a representative overview of the artwork of students at the Academy and shows how these works have significantly contributed to the development of arts-based research. In 2018, there have been 139 graduations in the following study programs:

Architecture: Bachelor/Master

Fine Arts: Studios: Abstract Painting | Expanded Pictorial Space | Figurative Painting | Graphic Arts and Printmaking Techniques | Contextual Painting | Conceptual Art | Art in Public Space | Expanded Pictorial Space-Action /Sculpture/Installation | Art and Digital Media | Art and Film | Art and Research | Art and Photography | Object Sculpture | Performative Art | Performative Art – Sculpture | Textual Sculpture | Video and Video Installation

Fine Arts: Study Program Art and Cultural Studies

Conservation-Restoration: Study Focuses: Paintings / Sculptures | Objects | Paper / Photographs / Books / Archive Material | Mural Paintings / Architectural Surfaces| Modern and Contemporary Art


Education in the Arts Programs: Art and Education | Design and Context | Fashions and Styles

Master in Critical Studies

Doctoral Studies: Philosophy, Technical Sciences, PhD in Practice

The Academy of Fine Arts Vienna is one of the oldest but, at the same time, one of the most innovative art universities in Europe. With more than 1,400 students from over fifty countries and approximately 300 internationally successful lecturers, the Academy is one of the largest among those universities whose research and teaching mainly focus on fine art.

Participating artists

Alaa Al Kurdi
Sasha Auerbakh
Johannes Daniel Bode
Daniela Bogenreiter
Aleksandar Bubalo
Ting-Jung Chen
Yasmine-Stephanie Eid-Sabbagh
Eszter Katalin
Dmytro Fedorenko
Susanna Flock
Annika Friedrich
Ipek Hamzaoglu
Valentina Hirsch
Lisa Käppler
Magdalena Kauer
Anna Khodorkovskaya
Liesa Kovacs
Benjamin Kuran
Marlene Charlotte Lübke-Ahrens
Geraldine Massing
Andrea Maurer
Paul Richard Mittler
Kasper Møller Christiansen
Wolfgang Novotny
Flavio Palasciano
Denise Palmieri Henrique Oliveira
Agnes Peschta
Elisabeth Pfalzer
Lucia Elena Prusa
Rudi Rapf
Josef Matthias Rath
Dominic Schwab
Artemiy Sergeevic Shokin
Sebastiano Sing
Sara My Ingegerd Sjöberg
Rumena Trendafilova
Anna Jeanny Sanny Valentiny
Denis Yashin
Yulia Zastava
Kateryna Zavoloka

Academy of Fine Arts Vienna

June 22–29, 2018

Academy of Fine Arts Vienna
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