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The Beauty of Diversity

Event duration: 16.02.2024 - 18.08.2024

With its current exhibition The Beauty of Diversity, the Albertina modern showcases the richness and diversity of its contemporary collection.  The focus of this exhibition is on the shift away from the Old Masters of art history and towards art by women, LGBTQIA+ artists, people of color, aboriginal positions and self-taught art. 


Among these numerous positions are also some works by August Wallas.



Jean-Michel Basquiat, Eva Beresin, Amoako Boafo, Verena Bretschneider, Cecily Brown, Nyunmiti Burton, Miriam Cahn, Alexandre Diop, Ines Doujak, Jean Dubuffet, Stefanie Erjautz, Jadé Fadojutimi, Gelitin / Gelatin, Aïcha Khorchid, Soli Kiani, Basil Kincaid, Jürgen Klauke, Emily Kame Kngwarreye, Elena Koneff, Maria Lassnig, Daniel Lezama, Angelika Loderer, Claudia Märzendorfer, Jonathan Meese, Sungi Mlengeya, Tracey Moffatt, Michel Nedjar, Tony Oursler, Grayson Perry, Marc Quinn, Franz Ringel, George Rouy, Iris Sageder, Cindy Sherman, Sarah Slappey, Kiki Smith, Tal R, VALIE EXPORT, Jannis Varelas, August Walla, Franz West und Kennedy Yanko.


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image credits:

August Walla, Ewigkeitendepolizist.!, 1988, Acrylic on canvas, paper glued on, colored pencils | ALBERTINA, Vienna - Haselsteiner Family Collection © ART BRUT KG

Exhibition view with works by August Wallas, The Beauty of Diversity, Albertina modern© /Lorenz Seidl.