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Call to tender for a design concept and implementation thereof for the Austrian national exhibition at Auschwitz
The tender document for those wishing to apply to submit a concept for the design of the Austrian national exhibition at the State Museum Auschwitz-Birkenau and to oversee the realization of this concept had been available since 7 August 2014. The deadline for submissions was 8 September 2014. more... Call to tender for a design concept and implementation thereof for the Austrian national exhibition at Auschwitz
The renewed conception of the Austrian national exhibition at Auschwitz-Birkenau. January 2015 sees the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the concentration and extermination camp Auschwitz-Birkenau. To mark this occasion, the concept for the new Austrian national exhibition at the State Museum Auschwitz-Birkenau will be presented in the Diplomatic Academy of Vienna together with the work undertaken on the project so far and the terms and circumstances under which it is being carried out. more... From the Victim's Paradigm to a European Culture of Remembrance?
The Coordination of the Redesign of the Austrian Memorial Site in the Museum Auschwitz-Birkenau by the National Fund more... "Austria in Auschwitz"
Information on the present state of the Redesign of the Austrian Exhibition at the State Museum Auschwitz-Birkenau more... New Exhibition - Update
During the ceremonies held at the State Museum Auschwitz-Birkenau marking the 68th anniversary of the liberation, on 27 January 2013 a new banner was mounted at the entrance to the Austrian national exhibition in Block 17 of the memorial. more... Mounting a new banner
On 10th October 2012 in Warsaw, the Secretary General of the National Fund, Mag. Hannah M. Lessing, and the Director of the Auschwitz Foundation, Dr. Piotr Cywiński, signed an Agreement on the upkeep of the memorial site. more... An Agreement on Austria's contribution to the Auschwitz-Birkenau Foundation has been signed
In order to ensure the preservation and appraisal of the existing Austrian national exhibition as a part of contemporary history, the exhibition shall be comprehensively documented prior to the redesign. more... Photo documentation and picture gallery
The former concentration camp and present State Museum Auschwitz-Birkenau is the most important international memorial to the crimes of the Shoah on the site of a former extermination camp. It is therefore also of vital importance to Austria that it be preserved for posterity. more... Amendment to the National Fund Law Provides Funding for the Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial
English translation of the OTS press release of 25 November 2009 The Academic Advisory Board convened in the Austrian Parliament yesterday. The Board is to assist in the redesign of the so called Austrian pavilion in the former concentration camp and present museum Auschwitz-Birkenau. The ten member committee is composed of experts from relevant fields of expertise such as Holocaust research, memorial site education and the culture of remembrance. The members appointed honorary professor Dr. Wolfgang Neugebauer, the former director of the Documentation Centre of Austrian Resistance, as their chairman. more... Academic Advisory Board formed for the Redesign of the Austrian Memorial Site at Auschwitz-Birkenau
Here you can find links with further information on the Polish State Museum Auschwitz-Birkenau and on the Austrian national exhibition located there. more... Further Links