Hannes Richter

We Recommend | Museum Hours

"Museum Hours," a film by Jem Cohen, had its premiere at the 2012 Locarno International Film Festival and is now playing in the U.S. theaters. It is set in and around Vienna’s Kunsthistorisches Art Museum. The museum is the setting for a contemporary story of cross-cultural friendship but also focuses on the paintings in the museum.

Hannes Richter
Hannes Richter

Concert | Meena Cryle & The Chris Fillmore Band

On July 21, 2013, Meena Cryle & The Chris Fillmore Band performed on the Well’s Fargo stage, the Artscape festival's main music stage, in Baltimore. Artscape is America’s largest annual free arts festival that features international and regional singers and musicians covering different genres of music and on average attracts 350000+ attendees over the course of three days.

Hannes Richter
Hannes Richter

Austrian Summer Happy Hour

On Wednesday, July 17, 2013, the third Austrian Summer Happy Hour was hosted on the rooftop of the exclusive Graham Hotel in Georgetown. Apart from a stunning view over downtown D.C. the 200 guest could enjoy cool Austrian beer and wine.

Hannes Richter
Hannes Richter

Launch of "Taste of Austria" and Fancy Food Celebration

In the framework of the Fancy Food Show, the Austrian Trade Commission office in New York hosted a special cocktail reception themed “AUSTRIA. IN GOOD TASTE” at Café Katja in downtown Manhattan during which local Austrian products, brands and businesses were presented to an exclusive audience of about 100 media representatives. As part of this evening event, the Austrian Press and Information Service launched its brand-new website  TASTE OF AUSTRIA . The website features information about the Austrian food culture, recipes and "where to find Austrian food & beverages" in the U.S.

Hannes Richter
Hannes Richter

2nd AJC ACCESS Trip to Vienna

At the invitation of City Councilor Mailath-Pokorny a delegation from AJC ACCESS New York was again traveling to Vienna this year. Founded in the year 1906, the American Jewish Committee is the oldest Jewish organization in the USA. ACCESS is aimed at the younger generation of AJC (young professionals aged between 25 and 30).

Hannes Richter