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Georg Schöllhammer has worked internationally on cultural projects including documenta; Manifesta; the Biennale of Venice, São Paulo, Gyumri, and The School of Kiev 2015; Sweet Sixties; L’internationale; Former West; the Vienna Festival; and the Vienna Fair. He is the founder of The Július Koller Society. From 1988 to 1994, he was visual arts editor for the newspaper Der Standard. Additionally, Schöllhammer is head of tranzit.at, he leads the research group Parallel Modernities – Architecture at the Margins of the Soviet Empire (Frankfurt/Berlin), and he co-founded the international research group Postwar Avant-gardes (Ljubljana, Barcelona, Vienna). Schöllhammer is a member of the board of Kontakt. The Art Collection of Erste Group and of the ERSTE Foundation in Vienna. He worked on the artistic board of the festival steirischer herbst in Graz and as a corresponding member of the Vienna Secession. He has published widely on contemporary art, architecture, and theory. He lives and works in Vienna, Austria.