Michael Wimmer
lecturer, moderator, author of education and cultural policy texts – adviser of arts, cultural and educational individuals and institutions
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Arts and Culture in Education. Searching for a New Land of Cooperation

In: International Association of Educating Cities (IAEC) (2020): City, Culture and Education


Arts and Culture in Education

Searching for New Land of Cooperation


“Fusion Skills”

The Viennese school system is still in the very beginning – News flashes from the side line


#kulturellebildung #kulturvermittlung #covid19

"Erleben wir gerade das Ende Kultureller Bildung? – Und die entscheidenden Akteure merken es gar nicht?"

Bereits während des ersten Lockdowns habe ich mich gewundert, dass die für Kulturelle Bildung zuständigen Institutionen wie KulturKontakt Austria (OEAD) keinen Grund sehen, die zunehmend prekäre Situation des Sektors und die möglichen Konsequenzen in den Blick zu nehmen. Die Antworten der zuständigen Stellen waren mehr als lapidar: Es dürfen ja keine externen Personen (und damit […]

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Michael Wimmer is in close contact with a young generation of artists. In dealing with their work he is experiencing the world in ever new ways and draws from it many inspiration. At regular intervals you will find here a selection of artistic works that have addressed Michael Wimmer in a special way.

> Paul Schuberth
As the third artist I am now allowed to present the accordionist Paul Schuberth. He works as a freelance artist in the field of “classical, new music” as well as in the field of “jazz, improvised music, world music”.

> Mara Guseynova
Mara Guseynova is now the second artist I am allowed to present. She was born in Baku/Azerbaijan and since 2015 she is a graduate student in the class for solo singing at the University of Music and Performing Arts.

> Zhanina Marinova
As the first young artist I have chosen Zhanina Marinova. She was born in Varna/Bulgaria and has been studying graphics and printmaking at the University of Applied Arts in Vienna since 2013.

Culture is a Permanent Battle-Field

– Stuart Hall