The name VANGARDIST comes from the term avant-garde. They are the very guys marching in front of the troupes doing research and always looking for new paths, pioneers, so to speak VANGARDIST stands for all kinds of pioneers: in fashion, lifestyle, travel, technology, art and culture. It means finding your own way of living within a society while at the same time being a part of it.
The VANGARDIST App is an application for iPhones, iPods and iPads. We are currently working on apps for other devices too. The application is free and works like a virtual “kiosk“ for the VANGARDIST magazines. It contains a video and a demo version of the VANGARDIS. We hope that it will get your interest and we’ve aroused your curiosity enough for you to go and buy a whole copy for only 0,99 USD or 0,79 Euros.
The VANGARDIST is a totally independent organisation with over 30 writers, programmers, bloggers, graphic designers and organizers. Funding all this wonderful work solely through private means is becoming exceedingly difficult. As you like your information to be independent (or: impartial/autonomous) we have to keep our own independence too. That’s exactly why we kindly ask for your co-operation.
The VANGARDIST is a great mix of delicious photo shoots, interesting international reports, insider travel news and fantastic portraits of creative people. It also includes completely up-to-date lists of all the biggest parties you mustn’t miss. In addition, our articles include many videos, and inside the shop zone you can buy fashion directly online from our partners.
Carlos Gomez Silva & Julian Wiehl
Mariahilferstraße 124 Top 10
1070 Vienna Austria
FBN 340 476a
The sole place of jurisdiction is Vienna
Phone: 0043 194 29 139
Fax: 0043 12 533 033 91 61
„The founding of this organisation has been supported as part of the departure sponsorship programme P.0701”
Our enterprise is aimed at the collection and passing on of information from and about the areas of law, economy and culture, as well as everyday life (such as sports, education, entertainment and the like) with the exclusion of work reserved for any licensed and regulated trade, notably management and business consultants, life coaches and social workers along with the legal advisory and tax consultant industry. MBA/16986/2010
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