Opening: Silent Echoes

in the Dachstein Giant Ice Cave

03/09/24Tuesday, 18:00 - 19:30Dachstein RieseneishöhleDachstein Höhlenwelt, Winkl 34, 4831 Obertraun
Free entryLimited number of participants
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Silent Echoes
© Luca Bagnoli


US artist Bill Fontana is developing a sound sculpture as an artistic statement on the consequences of climate change.

Until 16:30 Ascent with the Dachstein cable car (Obertraun, Winkl 34)
17:00 Meeting point Schönbergalm 
Welcome by Elisabeth Schweeger (Artistic Director, European Capital of Culture Bad Ischl Salzkammergut 2024), Egon Höll (Mayor of Obertraun), Rupert Schiefer (Managing Director, OÖ Seilbahnholding GmbH), Norbert Trawöger (Artistic Director, OÖ KulturExpo Anton Bruckner 2024), Gerfried Stocker (Director, Ars Electronica Centre Linz), Frank Madlener (Director, IRCAM), a. o.,
Programme introduction by Bill Fontana (artist) and Wolfgang Schlag (music curator)
17:30 Ascent to the ice cave 
18:00 Opening of the installation in Parsifal Cathedral
19:00 Departure to Schönbergalm
from 19:30 Descent with the Dachstein cable car

More about the project at

Sharing Salzkammergut – Die Kunst des Reisens, Kultur im Fluss

Event info

Dachstein Rieseneishöhle
Dachstein Höhlenwelt, Winkl 34, 4831 Obertraun