What to Do in Vienna This Week

Dominique Knowles »The Solemn and Dignified Burial Befitting My Beloved for All Seasons«

Essentials June 7–June 13

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

Tuesday, June 8

Opening Special recommendation
Dominique Knowles »The Solemn and Dignified Burial Befitting My Beloved for All Seasons«
Seilerstätte 2/26, 1010

Pille-Riin Jaik »Another puma has capitalised the darkness«
»STATION on stage« is an invitation by the Academy of Fine Arts to young performers to use the traffic island at Schwarzenbergplatz for their performances and to use the stair sculpture »Verordnung« by Bartholomäus Kinner and Samuel Seger in front of the Schwarzenberg monument as a stage.
Schwarzenbergplatz, 1010

Wednesday, June 9

Performance Wiener Festwochen
Melis Tezkan, Okan Urun / biriken, Özen Yula »Sahibinden Kiralik«
An ensemble of marginalised characters haunts a park in Istanbul, like ghosts. Absorbed by the vastness of the city, they have turned to prostitution and now live within a system of dependencies, wondering about the possibility of relationships that are not determined by money. Additional dates: June 10/11/12
Schauspielhaus Wien
Porzellangasse 19, 1090

Thursday, June 10

Susanna Flock and Xénia Laffely »puzzled« 
Curated by Katharina Brandl.
Kunstraum Niederoesterreich
Herrengasse 13, 1010

Opening Special recommendation
Mathis Altmann »nowewont«
20 20
Dr.-Karl-Lueger-Platz 4b/1V, 1010 

Mario Kiesenhofer »Shifting Layers«
Bildraum 01
Strauchgasse 2, 1010

Friday, June 11

Opening  Group Show
»Somewhere between there and here«
Participating artists: Cristian Anutoiu, Josepha Edbauer, Hannah Neckel , Lukas Dworschak, Maximilian Prag, Carmen Blum. Curated by Brooklyn J. Pakathi

Saturday, June 12

Martina Smutná and Sáro Gottstein »Pokorná«
Elisabethstrasse 24, 1010

Last Chance
Albin Bergström and Julia S. Goodman »The Table is Set« 
Gallery AAAA
Kaschlgasse 4, 1200

Last Chance
Cäcilia Brown / Imi Knoebel
Schleifmühlgasse 1A, 1040

Sunday, June 13

Last Chance
»I feel boîte«
With contributions by Anna Solal, Daiga Grantina, Katrin Schneider, Pedro Herrero Ferrán and Samy San.
Curated by Yein Lee and Ivan Pérard
Schelleingasse 44, 1040

»Out in the Air«
USUS am Wasser
An der Neuen Donau 1, 1210


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