What to Do in Vienna This Week

Chiara Bals & Jumpei Shimada, guided by the will to forget (detail), 2021 © Chiara Bals & Jumpei Shimada

Essentials September 20–26

The »Weekly Essentials« present our top picks of the most exciting events and exhibition openings you shouldn’t miss this week.

Monday, September 20

ONLINE
John Kilduff »Liste Showtime 2021«
Mr. Let’s Paint broadcasting live from Los Angeles Monday to Sunday 10am CET for LISTE art fair in Switzerland.
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Tuesday, September 21

OPENING SPECIAL RECOMMENDATION
»Chambre d’Ami·xes (Room of Friends)«
A flat filled with 51 artworks by Rosa Anschütz, Melanie Ebenhoch, Johanna Charlotte Trede, Ute Müller and many others.
Laurenz Space
Schmalzhofgasse 24, 1060

PERFORMANCE SPECIAL RECOMMENDATION
»Huggy Bears 2021«
With performances by maria mercedes, Laura Stoll, Frida Robles and PUC
Additional dates: September 22/24/25
WUK
Währinger Straße 59, 1090

OPENING
»Auf der Suche nach der verlorenen Einheit«
Groupexhibition with works by Guadalupe Aldrete, Sofia Cruz Rocha and Paula Flores curated by Marcello Farabegoli and Ute Burkhardt-Bodenwinkler.
fAN
Praterstrasse 33, 1020

Wednesday, September 22

PERFORMANCE
»CITY OF WHORES«
Artists and activists around the Migrant Sex Workers Group RED EDITION invite to the performance CITY OF WHORES. 
Additional dates: September 23/24/25
F23
Breitenfurter Str. 176, 1230

OPENING
»SAVE SPACES AND REMOTE PLACES«
As part of FOTO WIEN Selected, Mario Kiesenhofer once again transforms his studio into an exhibition space and invites Adam Baran, Zara Pfeifer and Siggi Hofer to TOP19BTM19 – a hybrid space with a focus on queer discourse.
TOP19BTM19
Studio Mario Kiesenhofer
Kliebergasse 8/2/19, 1050

Thursday, September 23

CONCERT SPECIAL RECOMMENDATION
VENTIL RECORDS x SONICA FESTIVAL
with Asfast (live), Lifecutter (live), Misonica (di-set), rouge-ah (live) and Abu Gabi (dj-set)
das Werk
Spittelauer Lände 12, Stadtbahnbögen 331-333, 1090

OPENING 
»Tektonik der Beziehungen«
F23
Breitenfurter Straße 176, 1230

Friday, September 24

OPENING
Anahita Asadifar »A knowledge spectator’s rehearsal«
school
Grüngasse 22, 1050

OPENING
EY
Stiege 13
Jägerstraße 62-64, 1200

PARTY
KLUBNACHT
with Børt and DJ Gigola
PRST
Aspernbrückengasse 2, 1020

Saturday, September 25

OPENING
»The dreams in which I’m _____ are the best I’ve ever had«
Mauve
Wielandgasse 16, 1100

LAST CHANCE
Chiara Bals & Jumpei Shimada »time sits crosslegged«
Pina
Große Neugasse 44, 1040

CONCERT SPECIAL RECOMMENDATION
PARKEN
With Dennis Tyfus (live), Kisling (live), DJ Warzone (live), Tschilp Tschilp Karaoke by Amelie Zadeh (live), Friedl Pichler (dj-set), Welia (dj-set) and exhibitions by Sophia Hatwagner and Robert Pawliczek.
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