Your Weekly Essentials: June 26 - July 2

Bernhard Frize Balaire 2015
Reopening Kunsthalle Krems: Bernard Frize Balaire, 2015, Acryl und Harz auf Leinwand 200 x 320 cm Courtesy Galerie nächst St. Stephan Rosemarie Schwarzwälder, Wien © Bildrecht, Wien, 2017 Foto: © Markus Wörgötter

Essentials June 26 - July 2

Bernhard Frize Balaire 2015
Reopening Kunsthalle Krems: Bernard Frize Balaire, 2015, Acryl und Harz auf Leinwand 200 x 320 cm Courtesy Galerie nächst St. Stephan Rosemarie Schwarzwälder, Wien © Bildrecht, Wien, 2017 Foto: © Markus Wörgötter

Tuesday - June 27

#ART The Song of Skull
Opening of the exhibition by Michal Budny at Galerie nächst St. Stephan Rosemarie Schwarzwälder.

#ART The Essence 17
University of Applied Arts Vienna invites to its end of the year exhibition at Alte Post. There also will be screenings and an after-party with Minou Oram, Haskii, Misonica, Heap and more.

#ART Night Visit: Requiem of Lost Forms
From 9 until 11 p.m. you can visit the exhibition by Kay Walkowiak at K&K Telegrafenamt.

Wednesday - June 28

#ART Every Line Tells Its Own Story
Opening of the group exhibition at Galerie Nathalie Halgand. The show brings together works by six artists to explore the Line in contemporary art: Athanasios Argianas, Cornelia Baltes, Clare Gasson, Rowena Hughes, Charlotte Klobassa and Yorgos Stamkopulos.

#ART Pavilion of Hope
Opening of the exhibition by Gasper Kunsic at Whitedwarf Projects. An installation of floor, columns and arches. Public sculpture. Sound.

What else you can do on Wednesday:
Finissage of Official Opening/Inauguration at foundation and Opening of On Solitude - an exhibition about solitary life at Die Schöne.

Thursday - June 29

#OPEN-AIR Parken
Adventurous music at Sigmund-Freud-Park curated by Shilla Strelka, Robert Schwarz & Bernhard Tobola. The second season’s kick-off.

#MUSIC A Live Ambisonic Audio Play
Ipek Burçak and Luzi Friederike Müller present a quadrophonic sound experience - a live audio play in 3 parts at Schönbrunner Straße 6.

#ART 72
Publication launch present by the department for textual sculpture Academy of Fine Arts Vienna at A307.

#ART Tschau Ragazzi
Students and teachers of the departments for abstract and representational show selected works.

#ART Sir
Opening of the exhibition by Fischerspooner including a lecture performance by the duo and a DJ set by Wolfram after the opening at mumok cinema.

#MUSIC Bruch (solo)
“Like Lee Hazelwood and Alan Vega locked in a room.” - Substance record store invited Bruch to perform at its instore sessions.

What else you can do on Thursday:
Better Days [DJs Lucia and Julian Horn] at Elektro Gönner

Friday - June 30 until Sunday - July 2

#AUFWIND Tanz durch den Tag 2017
Three-day open-air at Donauinsel with 70 DJs on 5 stages plus workshops, installation and curiosities.

Friday - June 30

#ART E++
Group show at Café am Heumarkt with works by Chiara Bals, Maria Cozma, Philipp Friedrich, Tim Hartmann, Anna Hostek, Anastasia Jermolaewa, Felizitas Moroder, Evelyn Plaschg & Fabian Leitgeb, Andy Schumacher, Jumpei Shimada, Emmanuel Troy, Shell Unset, Eugen Wist, Alexandra Zalivako & Zahar Bondar and Malte Zander.

#MUSIC Bleached
The L.A.-based punk rock band appears at Rhiz Vienna.

#PARTY Bad&Boujee
The all black female collective hosts its second party at fluc + fluc wanne.

#PARTY Meat Market
DJs Escape to Mars, Gerald VDH and Bort deliver dark techno at FLEX.

#AUFWIND Tanz durch die Nacht 1
The open-air moves to Grelle Forelle and Das Werk with the collectives Ascending Waves, Salto Capitale and Erdbahnkreuzer.

What else you can do on Friday:
Opening of Hingabe at One Mess Gallery, the afro-tropical Club Majik at Elektro Gönner and Thelma & Louise at Kino am Dach [open-air cinema].

Saturday - July 1

#OPEN-AIR Femdex at Aufwind Festival
DJs Aleksa Alaska, BOBBIE*, Kia Mann and Minou Oram at Trockendock stage of TDDT.

#NOTINVIENNA Reopening Kunsthalle Krems
With a ceremonial act and three new exhibitions, Kunsthalle Krems reopens its halls: Abstract Painting Now! Gerhard Richter, Katharina Grosse, Sean Scully…; Tobias Pils. Untitled; Sébastian de Ganay. Transposition and Reproduction. There’s a shuttle bus from Vienna, too!

#PARTY Ashida Park
DJs Fvbio, yuzu, Koiboi, Antonia and Amblio celebrate Fvbio’s EP release at celeste.

What else you can do on Saturday:
Salon Gold ist O.K. with Sofie from Boiler Room, Anna Leiser and Tobias at SASS and Tingel Tangel flea market at CREAU.

Selected Ongoing Exhibitions

until July 8 Simon Mathers at Gianni Manhattan
until July 8 Benoit Maire at Croy Nielsen
until July 22 Karine Fauchard at Vin Vin
until July 23 In Case of Doubt at Pina
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


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