Art and Culture in the Attersee-Attergau region
Our calender of events in the Attersee-Attergau region boasts the Attergauer New Year’s Concert in January, the International Nikolaus Harnoncourt Days in May, the events of the Attergauer Kultursommer festival and the Gustav Mahler Festival in the summer. The crime fiction festival "Mörderischer Attersee" offers fine readings and book presentations throughout the year.
Inspired by the scenery, painters started visiting Lake Attersee in the 19th century in search of motifs for their paintings. One of them was the world-famous Art Nouveau painter Gustav Klimt.
But not only painters, also poets, composers and many others have left their marks around Lake Attersee.
Come and discover the multi-faceted art and culture aspects the Attersee-Attergau region has to offer and let yourself be enchanted by our creative and musical assortment!
Gustav Klimt Centre
The World Artist at lake Attersee
The world-renowned artist regularly spent the summer months between 1900 and 1916 in this region. It was here on the Attersee that he created the vast majority of his over 50 known landscapes, which still delight art enthusiasts all over the world.
Experience a touch of this unique atmosphere for yourself!
A visit to the Klimt Center, a walk along the Klimt Artist Trail or a boat ride on the Attersee will allow you to retrace Klimt’s steps and explore his impressive motifs on land or from the lake.
Galleries & Exhibitions
The gallery offers young, up-and-coming talents as well as renowned ...Gallery Zwach
At the main square in the centre of Unterach am Attersee we present a part of ...Kunst am Klimtplatz
The world artist Gustav Klimt at lake Attersee ....Documentation center
What began with a photographic staging has matured into an art festival.PerspektivenAttersee
The gallery is specialized in high quality artworks of the Australian natives.Galerie ab original
Culture in the living room!living room gallery