viennacontemporary

In Vienna

During the fair week, 18 – 24 September, a multitude of events are organized across town to offer an even broader view on the contemporary art scene with curated by_vienna, Open Galleries Night, and Parallel Vienna as well as cross-disciplinary events linking art with science and tech.

Check out the Humanities Festival, the second part of the series “Art & Science – Bridging Two Cultures” in cooperation with IMBA and the first Cultural Hackathon co-organized with PIONEERS.

 

curated by_vienna15 September – 14 October (opening 14 September) – participating galleries online at www.curatedby.at

“image/reads/text” is the title of this year’s gallery festival, which examines the significance of language in contemporary art.

 

Open Galleries Night22 September, 6:00 – 9:00pm – please find the list of participating galleries at here and curated by_vienna Night with guided tours to the galleries participating in the project: www.curatedby.at

 

Parallel Vienna / 19 – 24 September (opening 18 September) – program online at www.parallelvienna.com

Parallel Vienna is taking place for the fifth time in Vienna and sticks to its approach of using abandoned property in the city centre as a presentation platform for young and established art.

 

Humanities Festival / 22 – 24 September – program to be announced soon at www.humanitiesfestival.at

The second edition of the festival, which was initiated in cooperation with Wien Museum, the Institute for Human Sciences (IWM), and TTT – Time To Talk, will again take place at Vienna’s Karlsplatz. This year’s motto is „Revolution!“.

 

“Art & Science – Bridging Two Cultures” – Discussion with Konstantin Novoselov and Herwig Kempinger  and Lecture by Dr. Peter Zinovieff: PLEASE MAKE ME A BEAUTIFUL COMPOSITION / 21 – 22 September, 02:00 pm: IMP Lecture Hall, Vienna Biocenter, Vienna. Registration only.

 

VC CultTech Hackathon – Austria’s first hackathon at the intersection of art and IT19 – 21 September 2017

The VC CultTech Hackathon is organized by viennacontemporary and Pioneers Discover in cooperation with the Vienna State Opera, Kunsthistorisches Museum, Wiener Festwochen, and the City of Vienna, and is supported by Open Austria and Aksenov Family Foundation.

Driving Radical Change – How Fast Are Startups Transforming the Arts? Open Austria and viennacontemporary host a panel discussion on the future of CultTech moderated by Nellie Bowles of The New York Times on Thursday, 24 August in San Francisco.  All details on vcMag.

 

Current exhibitons in Vienna

With its influential gallery scene and renowned institutions, Vienna’s contemporary art scene has always something new and exciting to offer. Here you can find the current exhibitions of our partners institutions in town.

For the most up-to-date information on gallery shows and openings, check Vienna Weekly in our online magazine: viennacontemporarymag.

 

21er Haus – Museum of Contemporary Art | Arsenalstrasse 1, 1030 Vienna

22 June 2017 – 14 January 2018: Specular Windows – Reflections on the Self and the Wider World

 

Albertina | Albertinaplatz 1, 1010 Vienna

6 July 2017 – 8 October 2017: LOOK! NEW ACQUISITIONS

 

Jewish Museum Vienna | Dorotheergasse 11, 1010 Vienna

5 April 2017 – 12 November 2017: Trude und Elivs. Wien – Memphis – Hollywood

 

Kunsthalle Wien | MQ, Museumsplatz 1, 1070 Vienna

25 May 2017 – 15 October 2017: How To Live Together

 

Kunsthistorisches Museum Vienna | Maria-Theresien-Platz, 1010 Vienna

26 April 2017 – 1 October 2017: Kathleen Ryan – Bacchante

 

LEOPOLD MUSEUM | MQ, Museumsplatz 1, 1070 Vienna

22 September 2017 – 8 January 2018: Anton Kolig

MAK | Stubenring 5, 1010 Vienna

21 June 2017 – 1 October 2017: VIENNA BIENNALE 2017 – Robots. Work. Our Future

 

mumok | MQ, Museumsplatz 1, 1070 Vienna

17 March 2017 – 22 Oktober 2017: Oh… Jakob Lena Knebel and the mumok Collection

 

Neuer Kunstverein Wien | Hochhaus Herrengasse 6–8, 1010 Vienna

16 September – 15 October 2017: Aleksandra Waliszewska: “absurden, obszönen Steingötzen der Tschanvölker”

 

frei_raum Q21 | MQ, Museumsplatz 1, 1070 Vienna

23 June 2017 – 3 September 2017: WELT KOMPAKT?

 

SAMMLUNG VERBUND | Am Hof 6A, 1010 Vienna

Olafur Eliasson: Permanent intervention “Yellow Fog” on the facade of VERBUND Headquarters

 

Secession | Friedrichstrasse 12, 1010 Vienna

14 September 2017 – 5 November 2017: Nicole Eisenman – Dark Light

14 September 2017 – 5 November 2017: Toni Schmale

14 September 2017 – 5 November 2017: Chadwick Rantanen – Ward

 

TBA21–Augarten | Scherzergasse 1A, 1020 Vienna

2 June 2017 – 19 November 2017: Tidalectics

 

 

Partner hotels

viennacontemporary is pleased to offer you special rates at our partner hotels and recommended hotels upon reservation with the booking code: viennacontemporary

Hotel Sacher
Reservation: Lisa Harrer, email lharrer@sacher.com
+43 1 51 45 65 45

The Guesthouse Vienna
Reservation: Gabi Rosner, email gabi@theguesthouse.at
+43 1 512 13 20 13

Hotel Daniel Vienna
Reservation: Sandra Loidolt, email bookingvienna@hoteldaniel.com
+43 316 70 36 03

Recommended hotels

Park Hyatt Vienna
Reservation: email julia.spiess@hyatt.com
+43 1 227 40 12 06

Hotel Bristol
Reservation: email katharina.krifka@luxurycollection.com
+ 43 1 51 51 64 19

InterContinental Vienna
Reservation: email  isabella.dietrich@ihg.com
+43 1 711 22 62

Fleming’s Deluxe Hotel Wien-City
Reservation: email groups.vie@flemings-hotels.com
+43 1 227 37 55 55

Do not hesitate to contact our Hospitality Team for more information or special requests:
VIP Manager Hospitality: Christine Friedreich email friedreich@viennacontemporary.at, +43 664 522 13 30
VIP Hotel Relations: Vanessa Leismüller email  hospitality@viennacontemporary.at, +43 699 193 333 25

 

Restaurants

Heuer am Karlsplatz
Contemporary cuisine with ingredients from local sources.
Am Karlsplatz/ Treitlstraße 2, 1040 Wien
+43 1 89 00 590
http://www.heuer-amkarlsplatz.com/en/

Albertina Passage
Vienna’s most exciting dinner club.
Opernring/Operngasse, 1010 Vienna
+43 1 512 08 13
www.albertinapassage.at

DO & CO Stephansplatz
Worldwide influences fuse into great taste.
Haas Haus, Stephansplatz 12, 1010 Vienna
+43 1 535 39 69
www.docohotel.com

Fabios
Excellent Italian cuisine and cocktail variety.
Tuchlauben 4–6, 1010 Vienna
+43 1 532 22 22
www.fabios.at

IKI am Erste Campus
Japanese Cuisine with a modern twist.
Am Belvedere 1, 1100 Vienna
+ 43 5 0100 13 600
www.iki-restaurant.at

Motto am Fluss
Enjoy your dinner with a cosmopolitan flair.
Schwedenplatz 2, 1010 Vienna
+43 1 252 55 10
www.mottoamfluss.at

Plachutta
Make your reservation for the world famous “Schnitzel”.
Wollzeile 38, 1010 Vienna
+43 1 512 15 77
www.plachutta.at

Salonplafond im MAK
Passion food at the Museum of Applied Arts.
Stubenring 5,  1010 Vienna
+43 1 226 00 46
www.salonplafond.wien

Skopik & Lohn
Enjoy the high quality and local flavor of Vienna.
Leopoldsgasse 17, 1020 Vienna
+43 1 219 89 77
www.skopikundlohn.at

Zum Schwarzen Kameel
Exquisite and traditional Viennese restaurant culture.
Bognergasse 5, 1010 Vienna
+43 1 533 81 25
www.kameel.at

 

Cafés/Bars

K.u.K. Hofzuckerbäcker Demel
Vienna’s coffee & pastry at its best – official confectionery of the Emperor.
Kohlmarkt 14, 1010 Vienna
+43 1 53 51 71 70
www.demel.at

Café Prückel
Enjoy classic coffee culture within a UNESCO World Heritage site.
Stubenring 24, 1010 Vienna
+43 1 512 61 15 12
www.prueckel.at

Palmenhaus
Paradise in the Art Nouveau palm house. Café. Brasserie. Bar.
Burggarten 1, 1010 Vienna
+43 1 533 10 33
www.palmenhaus.at

Bar Zum Schwarzen Kameel
Viennese charm and extraordinary atmosphere. All day until midnight.
Bognergasse 5, 1010 Vienna
+43 1 533 81 25
www.kameel.at

Loos Bar
The architectural masterpiece with excellent drinks throughout the night.
Kärntner Durchgang, 1010 Vienna
+43 1 512 32 83
www.loosbar.at

Eden Bar
Since more than 100 years known for its classy bar entertainment.
Liliengasse 2, 1010 Vienna
+43 1 512 74 50
www.edenbar.at

Onyx Bar
A stunning view with  excellent drinks.
Stephansplatz 12, 1010 Vienna
+43 1 535 39 69
www.doco.com

Roberto American Bar
Vienna’s velvet bar serves you exquisite drinks until late.
Bauernmarkt 11–13, 1010 Vienna
+43 1 535 06 47
www.robertosbar.com