Koloman Moser, Der Reigen der Kranzträgerinnen, 1898

On occasion of the centenary of Koloman Moser’s (1869–1918) death, a model panel from his fresco Reigen der Kranzträgerinnen (Dance of the Wreath-Bearing Maidens) will be on display on the Secession’s rear side façade. Created in 1898 for the Secession building, which was completed that year, the fresco originally adorned the rear façade until its […]
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Renovation is completed

The renovation of the Secession is successfully completed – today Gernot Blümel, Federal Minister for the EU, Art, Culture and Media; Veronica Kaup-Hasler, Vienna City Councilor for Art, Culture, and Science; and Boris Marte, Deputy Chairman of the Board, ERSTE Foundation attended our press conference. Photo: belle & sass – Natascha Unkart
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The facade

After the restoration of the facade is completed the Secession shines again in new splendor.
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The last branch of the dome

Wolfgang Schwarzkogler, restorer, Siegfried Steiner, blacksmith, Kilian Rohr, apprentice, Roland Ofner, locksmith, Andreas Steiner, blacksmith, with the branch “NNO 01”: This branch was dismantled first and attached back to the dome as the last branch.  
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The workshop of the blacksmith

In the workshop of blacksmith Siegfried Steiner in picturesque Stockenboi the 2,500 leaves and more than 340 berries of the Secession dome have been restored.
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A new glass roof for the Secession

The roof over the Secession’s main hall of the Secession with its wonderful glass ceiling was already in significant need of renovation. Therefore it was completely renewed.
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