blog posts for artists
Welcome to the blog of Apartment.at - Your specialist for Vienna. Do you want to get to know the real Vienna and its people, apart from the guidebooks, then you are in the right place here. Look forward to fascinating insights into Vienna, its people, art & culture and what it is that makes life worth living here.
Paint your souvenir - that made me curious, because at first I could not imagine what it could be when a friend told me about it. But then I contacted Melanie, the founder, directly, looked at the website and was blown away by the idea and the opportunity to experience Vienna creatively. That's why I asked Melanie to tell you more about this great offer here on the blog.
Johannes & Ulli Hoflehner - two of our hosts with a big heart for their guests and being a host. Together with the passion for the theater, this results in a colorful and very happy picture.
I got to know Lisa some time ago during a performance of her cabaret program Ehrengrab and was enthusiastic about her from the start. Because the program is very special, as it combines two things that are very contradictory to our culture: laughter and death. If you then add the Viennese unfriendliness, then something very special and profoundly Viennese results out of this.
In the last blog post I wrote about the Rudolfina-Redoute, the masked ball in the Hofburg in Vienna, and also shortly introduced you to the head of the organisation Oliver Hödl. Today I tell you more about the man who organizes this fascinating ball.
Wolfgang "Joe" Schirl - musician, instrumentalist, composer and lyricist. From jazz to blues to rock and funk. How he came to the music, found his destiny and why he has so much fun, that's what he tells you today.
I know Gobi from my training as a yoga teacher. Well, you can conclude that maybe she also teaches yoga. But you will meet Gobi in quite different places in Vienna, Austria and also worldwide, because Gobi is also a musician and concert organizer. And now she tells you more about herself.
Today I introduce you to a very fascinating artist with a great passion for Vienna: Szofia Monika Kribusz. She is a painter, who, however, first took a detour over the goldsmithy before she had followed her great heartfelt: painting.
"Photography leads you to yourself. It is a key to people, places and possibilities."
For the photographer Pia Odorizzi, a photo is simply more than just a successful image of reality. Her great passion is architecture photography and she combines this with much emotion. In the interview she tells you more about herself and her very personal Vienna.
Kevin Geronimo Brandtner - an interesting sounding name for an artist.Very special are also his works of art as he brings old paper to new life. But let we tell Kevin Geronimo by himself what he creates with paper, scissors and glue.
Oama Richson - actor, musician and so much more and moreover Viennese with all his heart. Therefore, I am so happy that today he is telling you more about his own versatile job, his personal career in Vienna and his personal life.
Maybe you have even seen Oama on television already, because with his band DAWA he would almost have participated in the Eurovision Songcontest.
Theater, film, singing, dancing, piano and much more the young actress Lisa Schrammel brings with her. So that is why she will tell you today more about her life, why she loves her job and what makes Vienna so special for her.
Today I present you again an extraordinary artist whose works not only combine design, architecture and art but who also builds a bridge between cultures: Rima Al Juburi.
Today it will be funny in the blog, because today you will get to know the cabaret artist Guggi Hofbauer. Guggi's programs are full of joy and are a guarantee for a cheerful, funny evening.
And you know, laughing is healthy, so do something for your health and enjoy the cabaret of Guggi.
Today I present you in the series "Artists from Vienna" the young actor Felix Rank. Felix takes on many different roles for his profession but it is one that is particularly close to his heart: Viennese of passion.