Austrian Cultural Forum

New York,  NY 
United States
http://www.acfny.org
  • Booth: 928

The Austrian Cultural Forum New York (ACFNY), an agency of the Republic of Austria, is a cultural, academic, and intellectual meeting place for Austrians, Americans, and citizens from all over the world. It seeks to enhance the appreciation of contemporary Austrian creative achievements in the US. It offers programs focusing on current artistic/intellectual challenges and controversies, and cooperates with cultural and academic institutions throughout the US. It also hosts a lending library focusing on Austrian literature and culture.The ACFNY's core objectives > Support cultural and academic activities of partner organizations throughout the US with the purpose of promoting outstanding contemporary Austrians > Present highly relevant thematic exhibitions on visual arts and architecture > Act as a showcase for the best of contemporary Austrian music, literature, film, and performing arts > Draw attention to emerging Austrian artists and intellectuals to establish their reputation in the US