Danilo Correale, No More Sleep No More, 2014/16, Courtesy der Künstler und Galerie Raucci/Santamaria, Neapel/Mailand Essential

Your Weekly Essentials:
June 19 – 25

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Danilo Correale, No More Sleep No More, 2014/16, Courtesy der Künstler und Galerie Raucci/Santamaria, Neapel/Mailand Essential
Vienna Biennale Opening: Danilo Correale, No More Sleep No More, 2014/16, Courtesy der Künstler und Galerie Raucci/Santamaria, Neapel/Mailand

Where to go and what to do – in its weekly advisor to subcultural life, PW-Magazine selected the essential events not to miss in Vienna!


Monday – June 19

#ART Bye now, cry later!
Opening of Katharina Höglinger’s solo exhibition at Whitedwarf Projects.


Tuesday – June 20

#ART Leisure Life
Academy of Fine Arts Vienna’s Huemer-class wants to celebrate the end of the semester and the summer at Kurzbauergasse 9.

#ART Gerhard Himmer
Exhibition opening at Bildraum.

#ART Artist Talk
Rosa Barba in conversation with Xabier Arakistain at Vienna Secession.

#ART Vienna Biennale: Work it, feel it!
At its Karlsplatz location, the Kunsthalle Wien’s exhibition is dedicated to the work of the future and the future of work.

#PARTY Das Techno Cafe
DJs Gusch, Amblio, Vegas Blues and Marmo at Volksgarten Pavillon.

What else you can do on Tuesday:
Opening: Jakob Steiner at Galerie Kunstbuero, Guided Tour: James Welling at Kunstforum Wien and Opening: Marie Reichel at Heiligenkreuzerhof Wien.


Wednesday – June 21

#ART Grand Tourtours
Kick-off of the performance bus series which launches at Akademie der bildenden Künste Wien.

#ART Performance night hosted by Yingmei Duan
In the context of the exhibition at Neuer Kunstverein Wien, Bug Blanket, Anna Bochkova, Anna Brosch, Yilmaz Cagdas, Lotta Gadola, Moritz Gottschalk, Valerie Habsburg-Lothringen, Barbara Hainz and Camila Rhodi present various performances.

#ART International Topsellers – human product
INTERNATIONAL TOPSELLERS merges social practice in a walk-in art installation. Specifically designed for Vienna/Kunsthaus Exnergasse human product will present (wearable) artworks at the intersection of contemporary art, fashion, theory and consumer culture in an audio-visually enhanced art fashion show.

#ART Spiegelnde Fenster – Reflexionen von Welt und Selbst
Opening of the exhibition curated by Severin Dünser and Luisa Ziaja at 21er Haus.

#ART Requiem of Lost Forms
Opening of the exhibition by Kay Walkowiak.

#PARTY Celebration Day | 325 Jahre Akademie der bildenden Künste Wien
Peaches will perform live at Schillerplatz 3, 1010 Vienna – supported by Masha Dabelka, Elvin Brandhi, EsRAP Duo, Electric Indigo and Pomassl . Entry is free, strictly first come first serve!

What else you can do on Wednesday:
Opening: Dave Bopp at Bäckerstrasse4, Olena Newkryta, Hessam Samavatian and Ilka Gub at Alte Post, Paul Riedmüller and Charlotte Klobassa at Vordere Zollamtsstraße 3, Opening: Very Far Away From Anywhere Else at Aa Collections and Videocodec at Die Angewandte


Thursday – June 22

#ART Stuck in the Middle Class with You
Sophie Gogl’s diploma exhibition at Zirkusgasse 38.

#ART Guided tour: Hello Robot
Curator Amelie Klein guides through her exhibition at MAK.

#ART Restless Legs
Opening of Thilo Jenssen’s solo exhibition at Koenig 2.

#ART Openings: Michel Würthle and Elfie Semotan at Galerie Crone and Gabriele Senn Galerie – 1 exhibition, two galleries.

#ART In Case of Doubt
Opening of the group exhibition at Pina – curated by Antonia Lia Orsi, with works by Zoë Field, Camillo Grewe, Anastasia Jermolaewa and Tom Volkaert.

#ART Splitting Image
Jonny Niesche’s first Austrian gallery solo show at gallery Zeller Van Almsick.

#MUSIC Flying Lotus, Thundercat, Dorian Concept and Jameszoo
4 concerts at Arena Wien.

#PARTY Das Große Nachspiel
The official after-show party of ZVA’s and Pina’s exhibition openings with Amen, Forever Traxx, Nyusta, Sami, Zahra and ☆7571.

What else you can do on Thursday:
Opening: Philipp Pess at Galerie Raum mit Licht and Openings: Dé-limiter l’horizon & Die Nerven at wellwellwell Vienna

Friday – June 23 until Sunday – June 25
#AUFWIND Forum Biotopia ϟ Aufwind
A micronation with departments, installations, performances, screenings and workshops.


Friday – June 23

#ART Counter Parts
SORT is pleased to present “Counter Parts” an exhibition with works by Grażyna Roguski and Leah Dixon.

#ART The Neck (das Genick, der Hals)
Opening of the exhibition by Philipp Köster at Gärtnergasse.

#ART All Weather, Column, No Lemon
Opening of the group exhibition with works by Jacob Dwyer, Diana Barbosa Gil and Maruša Sagadin at Mauve.

#ART Ephemeropteræ #4: Nicola Masciandaro Joan Jonas
Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary presents the sixth edition of EPHEMEROPTERÆ, its annual spoken-word performance series. Joan Jonas’s immersive lecture-performance draws from a wellspring of materials, literature, mythology, and the artist’s collections of sketches and notes on the sea.

#MUSIC Thavius Beck and Theclosing
Thavius Beck is an electronic musician/producer/programmer as well as an electronic music educator who has worked with various artists ranging from Nine Inch Nails to Saul Williams to singer/songwriter Skylar Grey. Theclosing is a Vienna-based music and art duo that consists of Daniela Palma Caetano Auer and Alexander Hengl. The concert by TB and the album release of TC take place at Rhiz Vienna.

#PARTY SYN 14 – Populär
Pop goes the world? Magazine release party with live acts and DJs at celeste.

#PARTY M U T T E R
DJs Kurt Steinwald, Bort and Gerald VDH at SASS Music Club.

What else you can do on Friday:
Café Passé kick-off at Das kleine Vorspiel


Saturday – June 24

#MUSIC Tape Store Day 2017
Transformer celebrates cassettes all day long at Schönbrunner Straße 6.

#OPEN-AIR OOIOO
DJs Reboot Joy, Perrez, Mr. Scheutz and Kalifornia at Arenawiese.

#FILM Graduation Screening Filmschule Kubelka
With movies by Fabian Anger, Chiara Bartl-Salvi, Wilbirg Brainin-Donnenberg, Eva Claus, Noel Dinse, Fintan Fleischhacker, Renger van den Heuvel, Luisa Hübner, Christine Krammer, Lilith Kraxner, Tobias Langer, Theo Maier, Markus Maicher, Felix Pacher, Doris Piller, Daniel Prem and Raphael Reichl at METRO Kinokulturhaus.

#DISCOURSE Philosophy Unbound
The first international congress on Bullshitology at Spektakel. Philosophy Unbound is a Vienna and Berlin based collective dedicated to open up new forms of and spaces for philosophy. The afterparty will take place at Wiener Freiheit!

#PARTY O.K.
DJs G.Rizo, Moogle, Anna Leiser and Tobias at celeste.

What else you can do on Friday:
Mode Talking [infamous gathering] at Volksgarten


Sunday – June 25

#FILM Herr Lehmann
Open-air cinema Kino am Dach shows the german movie based on the novel by Sven Regener.

Selected Ongoing Exhibitions

until July 8 Benoit Marie at Croy Nielsen
until July 22 Svenja Deininger at Martin Janda
until June 25 The Vulgar at Winterpalais
until July 29 To figure it out at Sophie Tappeiner
until July 29 Benjamin Hirte at Galerie Emanuel Layr
until August 27 Maria Lassnig at Albertina
until September 9 Otto Zitko at Galerie Elisabeth & Klaus Thoman
until October 15 How to live together at Kunsthalle Wien
until October 22 Oh… Jakob Lena Knebl at MUMOK
until November 19 Tidalectics at TBA21