was named after the two Burgtheater-actors Ludwig and Zerline
Gabillon, it was in possession of their family for more than
hundred years and was supposed to be owned by another representative
of the Burgtheater. As a consequence it became the possession
of Romuald Pekny and at the same time it was decided to open
it up for the public.
were made:This house, so rich
in tradition should be a great source of stimulation. Therefore
Adelheid Picha, Dr. Ingrid Wanura, and Eva Petrus Pekny founded
"A-KU", "society for economic, cultural and
philosophic events". "We want to accumulate, we
want to pass on certain impulse, that's why our motto is "we
are an impulse".
("Kultursommer" ="cultural summer")
Every year from
July til August the "Ausseer Kultursommer" takes
place. It is always based on the same questions: Where do
we come from? Where are we going? What's the meaning of being
on earth? The aim of life? Do we appreciate the creation,
nature and the true values of live enough?
We're dealing with difficult social issues like education,
comprehensive nursing and aging with dignity.
We succeed to get great experts to take part in our project,
well-known scientists, artists, ecologists and theologians.
We discuss topics like pedagogic, psychology, environmental
issues, philosophy as well as medicine, especially children-appropriate
Dr. Michael Stellmann, homoeopathic consultant of the children's
hospital in Munich as well as the manager of the naturopathic
hospital in Munich joined us, Erwin Ringel was our friend
and adviser. Gunther Nenning accompanies us every year; the
famous philosopher Jochen Kirchhoff honours us with his attendance
as well as versatile and profound Herbert Zeman, outsider-expert
Prof. Adelheid Picha
Schulhof 4,1010 Wien
Tel.: 01/533 89 79
Fax: 01/ 533 69 49
Info: Tourismusverband Steir. Salzkammergut (tourism-union
Tel.: 03622/ 54040