What to Do in Vienna This Week

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Trajal Harrell »Maggie The Cat« Photo by Tristram Kenton

Essentials July 12 –July 18

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

Monday, July 12

OPENING
Ecoflirt »Drawing+Soil & Steppe+Wald«
Last epidose of this exhibition project curated by Elisabeth von Samsonow.
Smolka Contemporary
Lobkowitzplatz 3 / Spiegelgasse 25
1010 Vienna

OPENING SPECIAL RECOMMENDATION
Céline Struger »Good Bye Horses«
Q21 MQ
Museumsplatz 1, 1070

Tuesday, July 13

OPENING 
»Motion into Being Reframed« 
The group exhibition »Motion into Being« Reframed addresses regimes of representation as a complex of conventions and rules, which are countered by the notion of human being as a permanently changing interplay of bodies and technologies, visual forms and linguistic structures.
Eschenbachgasse 11, 1010

Wednesday, July 14

OPENING 
Lara Favaretto »Momentary Monument - The Stone«
Kunstplatz Graben
Graben 21, 1010

LAST CHANGE
Christian Rothwangl »donkey balancing on a tennis ball«
WAF galerie
Schadekgasse 8, 1060

Thursday, July 15

PERFORMANCE IMPULSTANZ SPECIAL RECOMMENDATION
Alexandra Bachzetsis »Private Song«
For the opening of Impulstanz Festival ALEXANDRA BACHZETSIS shows her performance »Private Song«. Spoiler alert; here is our review.
Additional date: July 17
Odeon
Taborstraße 10, 1020

OPENING
Thea Moeller »Ginster«
Stiege 13
Jägerstraße 62-64, 1200

OPENING
Rosa John »Sonnenwende«
Wien Museum MUSA
Felderstraße 6-8, 1010

OPENING
»Fruitfest«
FRUITFEST is planned as a multimedia event that is focused on queer arts and culture in different media such as performance, lectures, workshops, film, music and fashion. It is planned as a yearly reoccurring platform. A festival for queer community building.

Friday, July 16

OPENING 
Ho Rui An »The Ends of a Long Boom«
Kunsthalle Wien Karlsplatz
Treitlstraße 2, 1040

PERFORMANCE IMPULSTANZ
Trajal Harrell »MAGGIE THE CAT«
Additional dates: July 18
Akademietheater
Lisztstraße 1, 1030

PERFORMANCE
ROTOR #4 »Wer rafft die Zeit?« 
With contributions by Coco Bechamel, Karl Salzmann and Thomas Wagensommerer.
Künstlerhaus Wien
Karlsplatz 5, 1010

LAST CHANCE
»The desert has three layers, two of fruit and one of cream«
GOMO
Volkertplatz 8, 1020 

PARTY
Klubnacht x Herrensauna
With DJ sets by BØRT and Cem & MCMLXXXV
PRST Club
Aspernbrückengasse 2, 1020

Saturday, July 17

LAST CHANCE
Valentina Triet »Pattern as a Teacher«
Felix Gaudlitz
Werdertorgasse 4/2/13, 1010

LAST CHANCE
»Impatience of the Future«
With artworks by Catherine Biocca, Dennis Buck, Adrian Buschmann, Débora Delmar, Sophie Gogl, Timon & Melchior Grau, Tilman Hornig, Alex Ito, Julian-Jakob Kneer, Xenia Lesniewski, Fette Sans, Sophie Serber, Lilli Thiessen and Jasmin Werner.
Shore x Zeller Van Almsick
Spitalgasse 27, 1090

LAST CHANCE
Jura Shust »Neophyte II«
EXILE 
Elisabethstrasse 24, 1010

Sunday, July 18

CONCERT
MONSTERFRAU & Herbert Lacina »Electric Coast«
Herderpark, 1010 

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