Paris Photo 2011
Ernst Hilger (Austria)
Anastasia Khoroshilova Starie Novosti (#2) 2011 , Photo lightbox 100 x 80 x 15 cm
Galerie Ernst Hilger, is one of the leading galleries in Vienna, in Europe whose contributions towards the growth and development of galleries has been most influential, and been contributing structural and ethical guidelines to the international gallery scene over the last four decades. Ernst Hilger 12 Years longest serving president of the Austrian Gallery Union and for several years was the head of the FEAGA, was member of different art fair committees including Art Basel where Hilger participated 34 years, acted as of the Austrian gallery Association and was instrumental in today’s acceptance of the role of galleries as partners of Museums, Collectors and representatives of the state.
Pioneering in Austria co-operations with different industries (Paylife, Siemens/ Austrian Airlines/ Unicredit/ 98,3 Superfly.fm) did not only purpose commercial reasons, but also created numerous new collections and new collectors, today important for the whole art scene, as well as new venues to promote art.Always driven by his great love for art and artists alike
The last 15 years the activities of the gallery together with curators like Shaheen MERALI, Claire BREUKEL, Diana WIEGERSMA, Maria VASSILEVA, Alenka GREGORIC; Jeanette ZWINGENBERGER; Lucie DRDOVA, Nicholaus SCHAFFHAUSEN and others, expanded towards new emerging art and markets like Iran, Africa and South America. Building substantial renown as promoter collector and representative of new artists.
Clifton Childree, Erró, Anastasia Khoroshilova, Angel Marcos, Julie Monaco, Cameron Platter, Renata Poljak
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