As one of the largest listed companies in Austria, OMV bears a major social responsibility. Among other things, we fulfill this responsibility through our sponsoring activities as well as through projects in the field of corporate sustainability. OMV's sponsorship focuses on the areas of culture and sport.
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OMV Sponsorships – Overview
In the cultural sector, OMV supports internationally renowned cultural institutions in Austria and concentrates on the cultural exchange between its core markets. In sports sponsorship, OMV is primarily involved in ski jumping and football.
OMV is general sponsor of the Vienna State Opera
The Vienna State Opera is one of the world’s most important opera houses. With its first-rate casts, combination of the Vienna State Opera Orchestra and the Vienna Philharmonic, and an extensive repertoire, the opera house on Vienna’s Ring Road is one of a kind and enjoys a superb reputation.
OMV is a general sponsor of the renowned house on Vienna’s Ring Road. Additionally, OMV has supported the development of the live stream WIENER STAATSOPER live at home. Opera lovers around the globe can experience selected opera and ballet productions live from the comfort of their homes.
With this partnership, OMV is providing long-term support to an internationally renowned Austrian cultural institution and – as an internationally operating company – reinforcing its commitment to fostering cultural dialog.
OMV is partner of the Leopold Museum
The Leopold Museum is one of the most popular museums in Vienna. OMV is a partner of the museum with important works by Gustav Klimt, Egon Schiele, Richard Gerstl, Alfred Kubin and many others.
The cooperation with the Leopold Museum enables international guests, partners and employees to experience one of the most important collections of modern Austrian art of the 19th century and modernity exclusively.
In 2020, OMV supports the special exhibition "HUNDERTWASSER - SCHIELE: Imagine Tomorrow" as an exclusive partner. The exhibition shows for the first time; conceived as a dialogue; the connection and influence of Egon Schiele on the career and artistic creation of Friedensreich Hundertwasser. The impressive show can be visited in the Leopold Museum until January 11, 2021.
OMV is a partner of the Wiener Konzerthaus
Since the Wiener Konzerthaus was founded in 1913, the combination of tradition and innovation from the main pillars of the Konzerthaus's artistic identity. During the course of the season more than 800 performances take place. The repertoire ranges freom classical music to jazz and various other music styles.
OMV has been a partner of the Wiener Konzerthaus for many years and is supporting the "Vorlisten" cycle in the 2020/21 season.
The concert cycle "Vorhören" is particularly recommended for children and young people accompanied by their parents. In the first part of the concert, the children go on a discovery tour through the Vienna Konzerthaus. Characteristics and fascinating information are explained creatively in an age-appropriate workshop. In the second part of the concert, parents and children enjoy the musical implementation of the previously explained works together in the great concert hall.
OMV is a partner of the Austrian National Library
Ludwig van Beethoven: His name stands for a musical oeuvre that today enchants people the world over. For the 250th birthday of the great composer in 2020, the Austrian National Library will present the special exhibition: “Beethoven. World of the Man and Spark of the Gods”. This wonderful special exhibition will be presented in the State Hall and supported by OMV as the main sponsor.
On the occasion of the 250th birthday of the great composer Ludwig von Beethoven in 2020, the Austrian National Library is presenting the special exhibition “Beethoven. Human world and spark of gods.” until January 10, 2021.
Beethoven's encounters with his contemporaries, teachers, musicians and patrons, with women and friends, but also with his family represent his "World of the Man". The exhibition shows this based on numerous original letters from the holdings of the Austrian National Library.
Beethoven's original manuscripts of works that are still a big part of the classical canon today, such as the Violin Concerto op. 61, the "Spring Sonata" op. 24 or the String Quartet op. 95 from the holdings of the Austrian National Library, stand for the "Spark of the Gods" of his oeuvre.
The exhibition is now extended to January 21, 2021 and the entire Beethoven anniversary year can be seen in the State Hall. Further information on this exhibition and the offers of the Austrian National Library can be found here.
OMV has been a partner of the Austrian National Library for several years and has supported this Austrian cultural institution in the past with various exhibitions, as a book sponsor, and with developing the literature museum.
Ski jumping is a sport of dynamism, excitement and fun that is constantly evolving and moving. OMV promotes the "Eagles" of the Austrian men's team. Thanks to the intensive, long-term and reliable partnership between the ÖSV and OMV, many great achievements in World Championships and Olympic Games could be celebrated together.
OMV is proud to be a long-standing partner in ski jumping and wishes its athletes much success and energy for further highs!
Sport connects and inspires people! Therefore, we renewed our cooperation as a premium partner with the SK Rapid Wien at the beginning of 2019. In doing so, OMV puts a special focus on the support of young and talented upcoming players from SK Rapid Wien.
In addition, this creates extraordinary synergies that benefit our OMV employees. With games of the Rapids first team, as well as the junior teams against various teams from our association of oil and gas municipality of lower Austria, the sport gets support in the region.
Furthermore, the Special Needs Team is an essential part of support and encouragement of mentally disabled people. The "Special Needs Team" is an inherent part of the Rapid Wien family, which is connected with further social and charitable activities of OMV.
more info: https://www.skrapid.at/
In order to achieve a sustainable effect, long-term partnerships are preferred as well as special projects that we are developing together with our cooperation partners.
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