Tag: Austria

austria – vienna

Masterpiece of the Leopold Museum. The Leopold Museum, housed in the Museumsquartier in Vienna , Austria , is home to one of the largest collections of modern Austrian art, featuring artists such as Egon Schiele, Gustav Klim , Oskar Kokoschka and Richard Gerstl . It contains the world’s largest Egon Schiele Collection. The more than…

Secession Building

The Secession Building was highly controversial when it was built in the late 1890s. The so-called "Secession" (also called "Jugendstil" or "young style") was a movement of young artists that objected to the plodding, formalistic style that dominated fin d’ siecle Vienna art and architecture. It featured artists and architects such as Gustav Klimt, Egon…