Austellungseröffnung: Samstag, 17. August 2019 um 19:00 Uhr im Alpinarium Galtür
Ausstellungsdauer: 18. August bis 11. Oktober 2019
Gerald K. Nitsche lebt und arbeitet in Graf bei Landeck. Er ist Maler, Zeichner, Schreiber und Verleger.
Er präsentierte bisher in mehr als 250 Ausstellungen in Italien, Deutschland, Frankreich, Bosnien, Türkei, Schweiz und Österreich seine Werke. In seinem eigenen Atelier im Karrnerwaldele in Graf, stellten bisher neben ihm, mehr als 120 KünstlerInnen ihre Werke aus.
Ab 18. August ist er im Alpinarium Galtür zu Gast. In der Sonderausstellung „Natur, Kultur, Galtür“ widmet er sich dem Ausstellungsort.
In den Jahren 1998 (zusammen mit Roul Schrott) und 2006 erhielt Gerald K. Nitsche den Landecker Kulturpreis. Weitere Auszeichnung sind das Ehrenzeichen der Stadt Landeck für Kunst und Kultur (1985), der Dr. Reinhold Stecher Preis (2001), der Tiroler Friedenspreis für Dialog (2005) und das Bundes-Ehrenzeichen für Kultur (2007).
1993 änderte Nitsche aus Protest gegen Fremdenfeindlichkeit und Rassismus seinen Namen und nennt sich seit damals Gerald Kurdo?lu Nitsche.
Er war Lehrer an den Gymnasien Landeck und Imst, an der PädAk Zams und am St. Georgs-Kolleg in Istanbul.
Zu seinen literarischen Werken zählen unter anderem: „Neue Österreichische Lyrik und kein Wort Deutsch- Zeitgenössische Dichtung der Minoritäten“, „Brücken. Ein interkulturelles Lesebuch“ und „MiarOuberländr“.
Zu sehen sind die Werke von Gerald K. Nitsche Dienstag bis Sonntag von 10.00 bis 18.00 Uhr im ersten Stock des Alpinarium Galtür. Der Eintritt ist frei!
THE GALTÜR GENTIAN
Gentiana have been grown in Galtür as long as anyone can remember. Some families even made a living from distilling and selling schnapps. the right to plant Gentiana roots in the Alpe Tschiffanella (Großvermunt) is specifically mentioned in a rental Agreement from the year 1705. In 1992, the People of Galtür had to go to the Higher Administrative court to continue this Tradition. In November 2013, knowledge of the Locations as well as harvesting and use the spotted Gentian (Gentiana Punctata) was added to the list of intangible Cultural Heritage in Austria.
THE GALTÜR GENTIAN
The permanent Exhibition "At the very top - stories about Galtür and the world" is extended by the story of the Galtür gentian "Galtürer Enzner".
In November 2013, the knowledge of the Locations, the harvesting and the processing of dotted gentian was added to the list of intangible cultural heritage in Austria. The exhibition was completed in June 2018. As a special exhibit, an old fuel Boiler loaned by Albert Walter - can be visited.
International award for the Alpinarium Galtür
The Alpinarium Galtür was nominated for the Micheletti Award 2017 by the European Museum Academy. In June 2017, 2 Jury nembers, Dr. Karl Borromäus Murr (director of the State Industrial and Textile Museum Ausburg) and Dr. Hermann Schäfer (historian - founding president ofthe House of History) visited the Exhibition Center and learnes about the concept, the Research and Placement Projects, as well as the current events.
The Micheletti Award 2017 went to dhe GPO Witness History Visitor Center in Dublin (Ireland).
The Alpinarium Galtür was the only Museum to be awarded a special prize - a "Special Commendation".
The reason of the jury was: The Alpinarium Galtür has a convincing concept with a dramatic background, the unique atmosphere of the village, the charm of the valley with the impressive mountains and the solidarity ot the population give a coherent picture. The museum acts as a source of social cohesion and has become a model for dealing with ohter calamities worldwide.
publication "GANZ OBEN"
The book accompanying the permanent exhibition "AT THE VERY TOP - stories about Galtür and the world" in the Alpinarium Galtür.
Available in the Shop. EUR 24,90
Guided tour of the exhibition "AT THE VERY TOP - stories about Galtür and the world"
Tuesday - *guided tour through the exhibition "AT THE VERY TOP" 10 am, duration about 45 minutes
Wednesday - *guided tour through the exhibiton "AT THE VERY TOP" 10 am, duration about 45 minutes
Thursday - *guided tour through the exhibition "AT THE VERY TOP" 10 am, duration about 45 minutes
Friday - *guided tour through the exhibition "AT THE VERY TOP" 10 am, duration about 45 minutes
BOULDERN (climbing) Tue - Sun from 10 am - 6 pm
* leadership contribution EUR 3,00 per Person
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We offer a secure meeting room, which was awarded with the room-cert*certificate!
This space is also ideal as developer conferences and other confidential Meetings, strategy meetings or board meetings.
Enjoy our unique atmosphere, our hospitality and you are also sure that your information remains discrete where they belong: in our meeting room, which has an optimal shielded location and our staff has been trained especially for discretion and security.
What do we offer?
- Even before our arrival clears Eventmanagment with you from the security level and offers privacy, confidentiality and information security according to your needs. - Only your speakers and your guests experience days on arrival, where our meeting room can be found, no stranger receives information on organizers, time, theme and guests. - Our meeting room is virtually bug-proof and does not go unnoticed insightful. Nevertheless, you can enjoy fresh air. - Our staff is also during the event any information about your session and is particularly attentive to strangers. - No unauthorized persons enter during your temporary absence in the meeting room. - After the event, all labeled flip charts and remaining papers are destroyed reliable data remains on our Computer hire facilities are safely removed by repeated overwriting. - Even after your departure, nobody, why you were here, and the theme of your conference or even who the participants experienced.
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