Luegerplatz.com (2008 – 2012)

Open Call to transform the Karl Lueger statue into a monument against anti-Semitism and racism in Austria.
Students project, realised in the context of the seminar “Interventions” by Martin Krenn, University of Applied Arts, Vienna, 2008 – 20012.

Website: www.luegerplatz.com

Jury
Aleida Assmann, Professor at the University of Constance in literature and cultural sciences
Gerald Bast, Rector of the University for Applied Arts, Vienna
Eva Blimlinger, Historian
Felicitas Heimann-Jelinek, Head Curator of the Jewish Museum, Vienna
Johanna Kandl, Artist, professor at the University of Applied Arts, Vienna
Lisl Ponger, Artist
Doron Rabinovici, Author, essayist and historian
Representatives of the pressure group (one vote)

Pressure group
The pressure group for “Redesigning the Lueger Statue Site” was formed by Martin Krenn together with students of the University of Applied Arts/Department of Art and Communication Praxis and consists of the following people: Ruben Demus, Sabine Duschnig, Lukas Frankenberger, Jakob Glasner, Iris Hummer, Jasmina Hirschl, Veronika Kocher, Mona Liska, Ursula Malina-Gerum, Lilly Panholzer, Elke Elisabeth Reiserbauer, Michaela Scheiflinger, Peter Schlager, Daniel Stuhlpfarrer, Elena Waclawiczek, Paul-Lukas Wagner, Maria Wambacher

Supporters

Individuals
Barbara Albert, filmmaker, Aleida Assmann, literature and cultural sciences specialist, Gerald Bast, Rector of the University for Applied Arts, Vienna, Eva Blimlinger, historian, Ljubomir Bratic, theoretician, Sabeth Buchmann, art historian and critic, Boris Buden, philosopher, Isolde Charim, journalist, commentator, Martin Fritz, commentator, curator, Harald D. Gröller, historian, Daniela Hammer-Tugendhat, art historian, Hans Haacke, artist, Felicitas Heimann-Jelinek, chief curator at the Jewish Museum, Vienna, Kathrin Hoffmann-Curtius, art historian, Evá Kovács, cultural scientist, Verena Krieger, art historian, Claudia Kuretsidis-Haider, historian, Walter Manoschek, historian, Ruth Noack, curator, Andreas Peham, expert for right-wing extremism at the (DÖW) The Austrian Resistance Documentation Centre, Anton Pelinka, political scientist, Alexander Pollak, linguist, Barbara Putz-Plecko, Vice Rector of the University of Applied Arts, Vienna and head of the Department of Art and Communication Praxis, Doron Rabinovici, authro, essayist and historian, Gerald Raunig, theoretician, Matthias Reichelt, art critic, Anja Salomonowitz, film maker, Robert Schindel, author, Nora Sternfeld, art educationalist, Heidemarie Uhl, historian, Anselm Wagner, art historian and critic, Felicia Waldman, linguist, Martin Wassermair, historian, Ruth Wodak, linguist

Organisations
ZARA – Civil courage and anti-racism work, Austrian Ravensbrück Camp Community and friends, The editorial board of MALMOE magazine, Verein Gedenkdienst, the association enables conscripts to do alternative service at holocaust sites. HochschülerInnenschaft der Universität für angewandte Kunst Wien HUFAK, Österreichische HochschülerInnenschaft BV