World Art 2013

International Conference on Art and Humanities

In Search of Perfection: The Legacy of Art Nouveau

24-25 August

Dear participants, due to renovation work in TU Wien the conference will be held in the Hotel Adagio
Uraniastraße 2, 1010 Vienna
Conference room Strauss
Conference starts on 24th of August at 14:00

Jugendstil, Secession, Liberty, Модерн - those are facets of one cultural phenomenon Art Nouveau. This International movement left imperishable masterpieces in the field of art, architecture and applied arts n the different parts of Europe.

The aim of the conference is to explore the social, political and philosophical context of Art Nouveaux and promote the heritage of this style.

This two-day conference is aimed at both academics and heritage professionals, or simply enthusiasts of Art Nouveau. We invite art historians, philosophers, sociologists, and journalists to join the forum.

If you want to make a presentation at the conference, please submit the abstract or full paper. You can also be a listener.

Vienna is a perfect place for such a conference. Home of Gustav Klimt, Otto Wagner, it is a place where you can find masterpieces of Vienna Secession movement and enjoy their eternal beauty. Our conference will be scheduled in such a way, so that during the sightseeing tours the delegates will be able to see the most prominent samples of Viennese Jugendstil.

All papers accepted will be published in the International Scientific Journal.

Keynote speakers

Dr. Milos Stipcic
Politecnic University of Catalonia, Barcelona

Elena Ringo
Painter, Researcher, author of a documentary Klimt