What to Do in Vienna This Week
Essentials July 19 –July 25
The »Weekly Essentials« present our top picks of the most exciting events and exhibition openings you shouldn’t miss this week.
Tuesday, July 20
OPENING SPECIAL RECOMMENDATION
Kerstin von Gabain »I’ll See You When I See You«
Elisabethstraße 24, 1010
Wednesday, July 21
Frédéric Gies and Weld Company »TRIBUTE«
»A dance is always the product of other dances as well as an incentive for future ones.« In line with this motto, Frédéric Gies and the Weld collective have created a physical, powerful dance that takes both communality and individual characteristics into account. Gies’ musical partner in crime is Berghains DJ Fiedel, who supplies the nine dancers from different generations and their audience with proper techno sound.
Additional dates: July 22/23
Taborstraße 10, 1020
Thursday, July 22
Béni Nagy »GLOBAL VILLAGE«
Zirkusgasse 38, 1020
Angharad Williams, Gianmaria Andreetta and Kevin Space invite you to an intimate dinner set in the exhibition space at Volkertmarkt. The ongoing project by the artist and Gianmaria Andreetta comprised of a meal in three courses and a series of performances. Guest artists and menu are revealed upon registration (limited capacity).
Volkertplatz 14/3-4, 1020
Lan Rex, Mala Herba and Anna Leiser
Kursalon Wien im Stadtpark, Johannesgasse 33, 1010
ARTIST TALK AUDIOVISUAL PERFORMANCE
Thomas Baumann & Philipp Quehenberger »Social Perception«
Arsenalstraße 1, 1030
Friday, July 23
PERFORMANCE IMPULSTANZ SPECIAL RECOMMENDATION
Astrit Ismaili »MISS«
A serious but entertaining pop operetta adressing the commodification of nature and power relations in connection with wars and issues of gender identities. With sound by Vincent Arp, Zgjim Elshani, Rin Suemitsu and extravagant performances Ivan Cheng, Magdalena Mitterhofer and Astrit Ismaili themselves as »Miss Kosovo«.
Additional dates: July 25
Kasino am Schwarzenbergplatz
Schwarzenbergplatz 1, 1010
»Sniffin Glue II«
An evening of Post Punk, Wave, NDW and EBM with Mala Herba (live), Andrea Ida, Rosa Anschütz, Annie High and Adhs Lene.
U-Bahnbogen 37, 1080
»zArt & Zuckerl«
Exhibition with works by Iwana Dzoic, 4ONA, Hannah Neckel, Katharina Wolf, Poly cyberboi, Talitha c twaka, Marlene, Sophia Hückl, Yanemogu / Daria Marshe, sodatrinkenmitskoda, vul_vas and DJ sets during the night by Therese Terror, Dzc and DJ Hill.
Augartenbrücke 1, 1010
Saturday, July 24
With works ba Cow Mash, Victoria Nunley, Natalie Terenzini and Zandile Tshabalala. Curated by Sveva D’Antonio
Hintzerstraße 4, 1030
With works by Beth Collar, Marina Faust, Sebastian Jefford, Kira Freije, Matthieu Haberard, Barbara Kapusta, Zsófia Keresztes, Mire Lee, Jenine Marsh, Simon Mathers, Anu Põder, Jamie Sneider, Laurence Sturla
Wassergasse 14, 1030