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Universalmuseum Joanneum GmbH
Mariahilferstraße 2-4
A-8020 Graz

Regd. company no.: FN 230017 k (Regional Civil Court, Graz)
VAT no.: ATU 56456579

Tel: +43-316/8017-0
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in cooperation with Universalmuseum Joanneum


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Image credits:

Home page:
Christopher Drexler, Provincial councillor for culture, Photo: Michaela Lorber
Wolfgang Muchitsch, scientific director of the Universalmuseum Joanneum,
and Alexia Getzinger, commercial director of the Universalmuseum Joanneum, photo: Universalmuseum Joanneum/J.J. Kucek

SHOWING STYRIA. The provincial exhibition:
History Museum, photo: Universalmuseum Joanneum/J.J. Kucek
Bettina Habsburg-Lothringen, photo: Universalmuseum Joanneum/J.J. Kucek
Birgit Johler, photo: Universalmuseum Joanneum/J.J. Kucek
Kunsthaus Graz, photo: Universalmuseum Joanneum/Eduardo Martinez
Barbara Steiner: photo: Universalmuseum Joanneum/J.J. Kucek
Alexander Kada, Astrid Kury: photo: Universalmuseum Joanneum/J.J. Kucek
mobile pavilion SHOWING STYRIA, Copyright Kadadesign_Arch.Zepp
Folk Life Museum, photo: Universalmuseum Joanneum/N. Lackner
Hermann Schützenhöfer, Governor of Styria, photo: Norbert Kniat
Christopher Drexler, Provincial councillor for culture, photo: Toni Muhr
Styria, photo: 
Mias Photoart

History Museum:
Bettina Habsburg-Lothringen, photo: Universalmuseum Joanneum/J.J. Kucek

Grand Staircase Palais Herberstein by architect Joseph Hueber (1754/57), Sackstraße 16, photo: Universalmuseum Joanneum/N. Lackner
History Museum, Entrance Sackstraße, photo: Universalmuseum Joanneum/J.J. Kucek

Folk Life Museum:
Birgit Johler: photo: Universalmuseum Joanneum/J.J. Kucek
Folk Life Museum,
Exterior view, 2013, photos: Universalmuseum Joanneum/N. Lackner

Kunsthaus Graz:
Barbara Steiner, photo: Universalmuseum Joanneum/J.J. Kucek
Kunsthaus Graz, "Was ist Demokratie?", photo: UMJ/ M. Grabner
Kunsthaus Graz, exterior view, photo: Zepp-Cam. 2004/Graz, Austria

mobile pavilion:
Alexander Kada, photo: Universalmuseum Joanneum/J.J. Kucek
mobile pavilion SHOWING STYRIA, Copyright Kadadesign_Arch.Zepp