“Magic Carpets” is a “Creative Europe” platform uniting 15 European cultural organisations that create opportunities for emerging artists to embark on international journeys and to create, together with local artists and local communities, new works that highlight local specificities and compensate for the shortage of story-telling existing in modern society by enhancing cultural accessibility, cultural activism and participation…

“Magic Carpets” is a “Creative Europe” platform uniting 15 European cultural organisations that create opportunities for emerging artists to embark on international journeys and to create, together with local artists and local communities, new works that highlight local specificities and compensate for the shortage of story-telling existing in modern society by enhancing cultural accessibility, cultural activism and participation.

YEAR 3 OF THE MAGIC CARPETS IN INNSBRUCK – Ain’t No MOUNTAIN High Enough

An Exploration of Resilience and Connection When we think of a mountain, whether literally or figuratively, our feelings are stirred: strength, fragility, respect, fear, eternity, silence, power,...

IN!BETWEEN

And still – IN! IN-volved right here! In the past years, we focused on what’s „in-between” in the scope of the Magic Carpets project. We developed programs in between Innsbruck (openspace) and other...

SCORE

Nicola Di Croce started his residency at openspace.innsbruck by exploring the city’s urban atmosphere and sonic environment, therefore collecting a number of field recordings became the basis of his...

Invisible Cities – Magic Carpets Year 3

The process-oriented performance project INVISIBLE CITIES INNSBRUCK explores, documents and discusses a variety of these lived perspectives and invisible versions of the city. It all began with the...

Sonic Worlds of the Between

"Sonic Worlds of the Between  - between the moments in hush and thundering noise of everyday life. Between now and then, closeness and distance, between hearing and listening. Always open and full...
Ira's hand by D.O.T.

YEAR 3 OF THE MAGIC CARPETS IN INNSBRUCK – Ain’t No MOUNTAIN High Enough

An Exploration of Resilience and Connection When we think of a mountain, whether literally or...

IN!BETWEEN

And still – IN! IN-volved right here! In the past years, we focused on what’s „in-between” in the...

SCORE

Nicola Di Croce started his residency at openspace.innsbruck by exploring the city’s urban...

Invisible Cities – Magic Carpets Year 3

The process-oriented performance project INVISIBLE CITIES INNSBRUCK explores, documents and...
News

KUNSTRAUM SUMMER SCHOOL COURSE with CHARLOTTE OSTRITSCH

MEASURING TIME BY WALKING by CHARLOTTE OSTRITSCH SA, 29./ SO, 30.06. 10:00 – 14:00 cyanotype printing, multi-sensory investigation, site specific,...

YEAR 3 OF THE MAGIC CARPETS IN INNSBRUCK – Ain’t No MOUNTAIN High Enough

An Exploration of Resilience and Connection When we think of a mountain, whether literally or figuratively, our feelings are stirred: strength,...

A window into a beautiful project – Roaming Rumours of Resistance

From October 26 to 29, 2023, Johannes Reisigl and Juri Velt took over openspace.innsbruck with their hybrid radio program "Roaming Rumors of...

Wilten Vermessen – a presentation by Studio Fundus as part of Magic Carpets

On 17.11.2023, at 7 PM, Studio Fundus together with Magic Carpets invites to the finissage of "Wilten vermessen" at Openspace.Innsbruck! As part of...
News

KUNSTRAUM SUMMER SCHOOL COURSE with CHARLOTTE OSTRITSCH

MEASURING TIME BY WALKING by CHARLOTTE OSTRITSCH SA, 29./ SO, 30.06. 10:00 – 14:00 cyanotype...
Ira's hand by D.O.T.

YEAR 3 OF THE MAGIC CARPETS IN INNSBRUCK – Ain’t No MOUNTAIN High Enough

An Exploration of Resilience and Connection When we think of a mountain, whether literally or...

A window into a beautiful project – Roaming Rumours of Resistance

From October 26 to 29, 2023, Johannes Reisigl and Juri Velt took over openspace.innsbruck with...

Wilten Vermessen – a presentation by Studio Fundus as part of Magic Carpets

On 17.11.2023, at 7 PM, Studio Fundus together with Magic Carpets invites to the finissage of...

artists

Nicola di Croce

Nicola di Croce is an architect, musician, sound artist, and scholar. He holds a Ph.D. in Regional...

Peter Lorenz

Peter Lorenz already has been working as assistant director in theatre and opera (including...

Anna Lerchbaumer

Anna Lerchbaumer is an artist born in 1989 in Innsbruck. Her inspirations are ordinary life and...

Richard Schwarz

Richard Schwarz, born in 1984 in Wörgl, is an artist from Tyrol active in the genres of media art...

Andreas Zissler

Andreas Zißler, born in 1989 is an artist from Innsbruck. He graduated from the Fakultät für...

Artists

Nicola di Croce

Nicola di Croce is an architect, musician, sound artist, and scholar. He holds a Ph.D. in Regional...

Peter Lorenz

Peter Lorenz already has been working as assistant director in theatre and opera (including...

Anna Lerchbaumer

Anna Lerchbaumer is an artist born in 1989 in Innsbruck. Her inspirations are ordinary life and...

Richard Schwarz

Richard Schwarz, born in 1984 in Wörgl, is an artist from Tyrol active in the genres of media art...

Andreas Zissler

Andreas Zißler, born in 1989 is an artist from Innsbruck. He graduated from the Fakultät für...
Local partners

Heart of Noise Festival

The Heart of Noise Festival brings together live performances by extraordinary artists, visual art & audience participation to create a one-of-a-kind atmosphere in Innsbruck. The first address in West-Austria when it comes to abstract, electronics, digital arts, media-arts, industrial, noise, drone, techno & avant-garde for already 10 years.

Grassmayr Glockengießerei Innsbruck

Ever since 1599, bells and art works of bronze have been made at GRASSMAYR Bell Foundry and spread all around the world. The mystical effects of the music of bells and secrets of the artistic craftsmanship in making them have left a deep imprint on GRASSMAYR, Austria’s oldest family company, for more than 400 years.

The Doing Group

The Doing Group is an international performance collective founded in Glasgow by six theatre practitioners who now live and work across the UK, Finland, USA, Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Their shared fascination with constant questioning through performative creation brings them together from a variety of backgrounds.