Advice and Services

  • The OeAD advises teachers, artists, cultural educators as well as art and cultural institutions on the possibilities and framework conditions of successful cooperation between schools, the arts and culture.
  • The OeAD provides information about cultural projects at schools, educational activities of art and cultural institutions as well as offers of artists.
  • The OeAD cooperates with national and European networks and cooperation partners and presents current developments in cultural education.

Programme-specific advice:

  • Would you like to apply for one of the funding programmes and have specific questions about this?
  • Are you already taking part in one of the programmes and have a question regarding your submitted project?

The OeAD offers a wide range of funding programmes for art projects and cultural projects at schools that encourage active participation of pupils in artistic and cultural processes. Our staff will be happy to provide you with information and support and to answer any questions you may have about submitting and implementing your project.

>> To the funding programmes

Individual advice:

  • Would you like to implement a project but do not yet know which funding programme is best suited for your project?
  • Do you already have an idea for a project but would like to discuss it in advance with an advisor at the OeAD?
  • Would you like to develop a cultural school profile at your school and get impulses for this?
  • Are you a teacher looking for a suitable workshop or a project partner?
  • Are you an artist and have questions about working with schools?
  • Do you have general questions about cultural education with schools, about other funding agencies, education and training and further education or existing networks?

The OeAD offers individual advice for education in the art disciplines of architecture, design, visual arts, film, photography, literature, music, digital media, dance and theatre as well as support in developing a cultural school profile.
Our advisory team will be happy to answer any questions you may have about your projects and about the possibilities and framework conditions for successful cooperation between schools, the arts and culture.

Advisory Team


Dr. Barbara Feller

Beratung Architektur / Advisory Services: Architecture

Consultation hours: by appointment

Vocational Education and Training | Apprentices

Mag. Roman Schanner

Beratung + Projektkoordination: Berufsbildung / Advisory Service + Project Coordination: Cultural education for apprentices

Consultation hours: Tue - Thu 10:00 - 16:00

Fine Arts | Design | Film + Photography | Media Arts

Mag. Irmgard Bebe

Beratung: Bildende Kunst | Design | Film+Fotografie | Medienkunst / Advisory Services: fine arts | design | film+photography | digital media

Consultation hours: Tue 12:00 - 16:30, Thu 11:00 - 17:00

Initial consultation Dialogue events

Birgit Neuwirth

Projektassistenz Kultur:Bildung / Project Assistant: Kultur:Bildung

Consultation hours: Mon - Thu 8:30 - 17:15 Uhr, Fri 8:30 - 14:00

Initial consultation Dialogue events

Consultation hours: Mon - Wed 10:00 - 15:30


Mag. Eva Kolm

Beratung + Projektkoordination: Museum / Advisory Service + Project Coordination: Museums

Consultation hours: Mon - Fri 10:00 - 14:00

Music | Dance | Cultural School Development

Consultation hours: Tue + Thu 10:00 - 16:00

Literature | Theatre | Team Leader Advisory Services

Mag. Sabine Forstner-Widter

Teamleiterin Beratung + Beratung: Literatur | Theater / Team Leader Advisory Services + Advisory Services: Literature | Theatre

Consultation hours: Tue - Thu: 9:00-13:00 and Fri 9:00-12:00