Essential: Your Weekly Essentials October 16 - 22

Your Weekly Essentials:
October 16 – 22

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Essential: Your Weekly Essentials October 16 - 22
(left) Opening: Wolfgang Lehrner at Zeller Van Almsick. (right) Opening: Constellations at wellwellwell Vienna.

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 – October 16

#ART Die Müdigkeit II
Opening of the group exhibition by Cäcilia Brown, Gabriele Edlbauer, Noële Ody, and Eva Seiler at Pina.

#FILM Homo Sapiens
Don’t miss Angélica Castelló, Katharina Ernst, Stefan Fraunberger, Florian Kindlinger, Peter Kutin & David Schweighart who will score the dystopian movie screening at WUK.


Tuesday – October 17

#ART Nichtwissen
Opening of the exhibition by Clemens Krauss at Crone.

#ART Look
Opening of the exhibition by Jan Merta at Galerie Martin Janda.

#MUSIC Tape Release
Aviadoras will present their first self-released cassette tape at SSTR6.


Wednesday – October 18

#THEATRE Golem
Are we at the beginning of a new era? Gernot Grünewald is linking the Golem myth to literary manifestos of transhumanism and creates a musical collage of texts that opens up a disturbing vision of the future: a world after human beings. At Schauspielhaus Wien.

#FILM Nun werde ich besachwaltet und lebe wie Gott in Frankreich
A screening series at Lazy Life: Twenty Reasons and Der Papst ist kein Jeansboy.

#MUSIC Pharmakon & Gran
Eternal Laser and Reich & Föhn team-up to present a concert by Pharmakon and the release of Gran’s 7″ Bum Zack at Venster 99.


Thursday – October 19

#THEATRE Seestadt-Saga
A walk-in, immersive theatrical social media series by Tomas Schweigen, Bernhard Studlar & Lorenz Langenegger at Schauspielhaus Wien.

#ART City Without Name
Opening of Wolfgang Lehrner’s solo show at Zeller Van Almsick.

#ART Walls
Opening of John Skoog’s solo show at the office of Collectors Agenda.

#ART Mad Cow
Life Is Random, Why Not All The Rest? Opening of the group exhibition curated by D. Telesio di Toritto & S. Viviano at SCAG Contemporary.

#PERFORMANCE Oh Magic
Simon Mayer’s new play Oh Magic is a live concert by robots and performers, a journey into a world of theatrical and technical magic and a search for the symphonic consonance of performance, dance, music, sound, robotics, light and visual art beyond all genre at brut Wien (TQW, Halle G).


Friday – October 20

#ART Softer
Opening of the exhibition with worky by William Knaack and Edin Zenun at art space Super.

#ART Constellations
Opening of the exhibition by Karine Fauchard, Jeanne Gaigher, Axel Koschier, and Nana Mandl at wellwellwell Vienna.

#MUSIC Reich & Föhn
Fauna, Voyage Normal, Rosa Nebel, DJ Kaktus, and Road Tripper will play at celeste.

#MUSIC Scheitern
The first district techno club says goodbye to its resident Minou Oram at Opera Club.

#MUSIC F*cken Plus
Meat Market presents Gotshell, Scirox, Bort, and more at Das Werk.

#MUSIC The Cosmic Serpent
Electric Evelyn, Noel Dinse, and Anna Maria Stahl will DJ at Super Unusual Beings.


Saturday – October 21

#MUSIC Pacou
Tresor Berlin’s Pacou, Tina303, Nino Sebelic, and Tongue’s Christopher Schweiger will spin records at Super Unusual Beings.

#MUSIC Shabazz Palaces
The American abstract hip hop duo will perform at Arena Wien.

#MUSIC Viennale Clubnight
For the official late night event of Viennale’s festival centre at Kunsthalle the whole femdex crew will step for their first time all together behind the DJ booth and will serve you a variety of New Wave, Electro, Acid, House, Techno and more.

#MUSIC FunTaxxx 3
Amirxreza, Cryin‘ Hirs, DJ Hotwheels, Fabri Ponte, Katana, Lil Promise, and Sofie will play at Roxy Club.


Sunday – October 22

#ART Poems of the Daily Madness
Watch the romantic singspiel by Günther Auer and Claudia Bosse at Nordbahnhalle.

Selected Ongoing Exhibitions

until October 22 Oh… Jakob Lena Knebl at MUMOK
until October 28 Jamie Sneider at Gianni Manhattan
until October 28 ICON at Galerie Krinzinger
until October 29 Fisherspooner at MUMOK
until November 5 Nicole Eisenman, Toni Schmale, and Chadwick Rantanen at Vienna Secession
until November 19 Tidalectics at TBA21
until December 10 Basel Abbas & Ruanne Abou-Rahme at Kevin Space
until January 14, 2018 Specular Windows at 21er Haus