Art news from ‘Vienna’


Vienna’s international art fair from 2015 in Marx Halle Under a new name and in a new location VF Betriebgesellschaft mbH will organize Vienna’s international art fair at the gateway between East and West: viennacontemporary. From 24 to 27 September 2015 viennacontemporary will be held at Marx Halle, Karl-Farkas-Gasse 19, 1030, Vienna. The unchanged team […]

Secession, Vienna: Time Capsule

CHTO DELAT Time Capsule. Artistic Report on Catastrophes and Utopia November 21, 2014 – January 25, 2015 Press conference: Thursday, November 20, 2014, 10 a.m. Opening: Thursday, November 20, 2014, 7 p.m. Chto Delat’s exhibition Time Capsule. Artistic Report on Catastrophes and Utopia combines a complex environment centered around the sculpture A Resurrected Soldier and […]

Martin Janda Gallery, Vienna: Masquerades

JAKOB KOLDING: MASQUERADES 19.11.2014–10.01.2015 Opening: Tuesday, 18. November 2014, 7 pm Galerie Martin Janda is pleased to announce Masquerades, Jakob Kolding’s fourth solo exhibition at the gallery. The exhibition will run from 19th of November 2014 to 10th of January 2015. As the title suggests, the exhibition examines different takes on masks and the connected […]

Knoll Gallery, Vienna: curated by_Maja and Reuben Fowkes – #underthestars

curated by_Maja and Reuben Fowkes: #underthestars Opening: Thursday, Oct 2, 2014, 6pm Oct 3 – Nov 15, 2014 curated by__ 2014: maja & reuben fowkes (Knoll Galerie, Vienna) from eSeL at on Vimeo. Tibor Horváth (*1976, l. in Berlin)  Oto Hudec (*1981, l. in Bratislava)  Renata Poljak (*1974, l. in Zagreb)  Davor Sanvincenti (*1979, l. […]

VIENNAFAIR The New Contemporary 2014

VIENNAFAIR The New Contemporary 2014 Vienna, October 2, 2014 International Art Celebration in Vienna: The Opening of VIENNAFAIR The New Contemporary In its ten years existence VIENNAFAIR The New Contemporary has successfully repositioned Vienna in the international art market. This was also clear to see at the opening of Austria’s biggest international art fair on […]

VIENNAFAIR The New Contemporary 2-5 October 2014

From 2 to 5 October 2014 we will celebrate the 10th edition of VIENNAFAIR The New Contemporary! Get your tickets at From its beginnings, VIENNAFAIR The New Contemporary has played a vital role in firmly anchoring Austrian galleries and the city of Vienna in the international art market. Both as a commercial platform and […]

Knoll Gallery, Vienna: #underthestars

#underthestars Knoll Gallery Vienna  Opening 2 October 2014 at 9pm Curated by Maja and Reuben Fowkes Participating artists: Tibor Horváth, Oto Hudec, Renata Poljak, Davor Sanvincenti #underthestars explore ecological alternatives to the tragic figure of the 24/7 immaterial worker who spends too much time in bed – replying to emails, creating clips for social media, […]

Kro Art Contemporary, Vienna: Hollow Land – Keep Out!

Kro Art Conteporary Hollow Land – Keep Out! September 10 – November 15 with: . Costantino Ciervo . Marco Tirelli . Mladen Miljanovic  . Ingrid Simon . Benczúr Emese . Szilárd Cseke in cooperation with: Istituto Italiano di Cultura Vienna / Ital. Kulturinstitut Wien Opening: 10.09.14 / 18h From September to the beginning of November […]

Vienna Secession: A Singular Form

A SINGULAR FORM  Curated by Pablo Lafuente  With works by Martha Araújo, Ricardo Basbaum, Dustin Ericksen, Asger Jorn (with Gérard Franceschi), Hilary Lloyd, Asier Mendizabal, Peter Madsen, Bruno Munari, Nicole Wermers, and a few other things  June 26 – August 24, 2014  Press conference: Wednesday, June 25, 2014, 10 a.m.  Opening: Wednesday, June 25, 2014, […]

Martin Janda Gallery at Art Basel 2014

ART BASEL 2014 19.06.–22.06.2014 Photo: Mladen Stilinovic, Bol (Pain), 1992 Galerie Martin Janda is exhibiting at Art Basel 2014. We are showing works by:  Alessandro Balteo Yazbeck, Benjamin Butler, Svenja Deininger, Nilbar Güres, Roman Ondák, Mladen Stilinović, Adrien Tirtiaux, Maja Vukoje und Sharon Ya‘ari We look forward to welcoming you at our booth K20, hall […]

VIENNAFAIR The New Contemporary 2014

VIENNAFAIR The New Contemporary 2014 Vienna, June 12, 2014 Jubilee with a concept for the future On the occasion of its ten-year jubilee edition Austria’s largest fair for contemporary art convenes the most important domestic galleries and a selection of internationally established and emerging galleries from the Western and Eastern hemispheres. A marketplace for art […]

Martin Janda Gallery, Vienna: MILENA DRAGICEVIC: PAMPERO

MILENA DRAGICEVIC: PAMPERO 11.06.–26.07.2014 Galerie Martin Janda is showing new works by Milena Dragicevic from 11 June to 26 July 2014. Opening: Tuesday, 10 June 2014, 7 pm Photo: Milena Dragicevic, PamperoBlackPants, 2014

University of Pennsylvania Master of Fine Arts: Thesis Exhibition 2014

Philadelphia Connection »an ocean in between the waves« young art positions of the Penn MFA program PRESS CONFERENCE Monday, May 26, 2014, 10.30 am Venue: FRANZ JOSEFSKAI 3, 1010 Vienna Participants Ken Lum, Professor and Director of Undergraduate Fine Arts, University of Pennsylvania Josh Mosley, Professor and Chair of Fine Arts, University of Pennsylvania Roland […]

Museums Quartier, Vienna: Things for Money

by Xandra Popescu and Larisa Crunțeanu Poster by Mara Ploscaru Saturday, April 26th, Museums Quartier, Room D h. 20.00 The destitute widow of an army general and her strange gambling addiction. She plays the lottery and always chooses the same set of numbers. After a while her faith begins to falter. One time she doesn't get […]

Mladen Stilinović: White Absence / Opening: Tue, 29.04.2014, 7 pm

MLADEN STILINOVIĆ: WHITE ABSENCE 30.04.–31.05.2014 Opening: Tuesday, 29 April 2014, 7 pm Galerie Martin Janda is pleased to announce the second solo exhibition of Mladen Stilinović (30 April – 31 May 2014). Since the 1970s Mladen Stilinović has practiced an interrogation of “the language of politics” and ideological power created by and maintained through symbolism, […]

Mezzanin Gallery: Tools &Accessoires

Katrin Plavcak Tools &Accessoires 19.03-19.04.2014 About walking and visual aids 7 fragments on Katrin Plavcak’s exhibitions Tools & Accessoires 1. Helping shape the ATTITUDE towards painting in the own work – that is what Katrin Plavcak’s art is about. In her exhibition “Tools & Accessoires” this means, among other things, that she addresses the relationship […]

Secession, Vienna: Heinrich Dunst – Little Warsaw – Kerstin von Gabain

HEINRICH DUNST  DA April 11 – June 8, 2014  Press conference: Thursday, April 10, 2014, 10 a.m.  Opening: Thursday, April 10, 2014, 7 p.m.  The Austrian artist Heinrich Dunst creates spatial interventions and performances that navigate the gap between what can be seen and what can be said, the untranslatability of one form into another, […]


FOCUS ON Mihai Zgondoiu THE ARTIST'S GOLDEN HAND (video-performance, object, print) March 21– May 3, 2014 Project coordinator: Ana-Maria Altmann Opening: Friday, March 21, 2014, 19.00, Five Plus Art Gallery, 41 Argentinier Str., Vienna "Zgondoiu is an avid observer of cultural issues, political stereotypes but also of his own identity. Key words such as freedom, […]

Wiener Secession: ULRIK HELTOFT – Kabinet

ULRIK HELTOFT Kabinet February 13–March 30, 2014 Press conference: Wednesday, February 12, 2014, 11am Opening: Wednesday, February 12, 2014, 7pm There is something subtly mysterious about the films and photographs of the Danish artist Ulrik Heltoft. Drawing on literary narratives or scientific sources, his works often explore the conceptual and aesthetic potentials of specific technologies. […]

OstLicht Gallery: A Double Life

René Burri Doppelleben (A Double Life) 17.01. – 15.03.2014 René Burri helped shape the history of photography in the 20th century. Many of his images, such Che Guevara with cigar or the works on Le Corbusier, are known throughout the world. Burri meticulously archived all his photo-essays in the form of contact prints that allow […]

Mezzanin Gallery: Animism – An installation in three stages

Etti Abergel: Animism – An installation in three stages, 22.01. – 01.03.2014 Invitation 22.01. – 01.03.2014

Emanuel Layr Gallery: Andy Boot

Andy Boot 27.11.2013 – 25.01.2014 Andy Boot, Installation view, 2013 Andy Boot's exhibition is based on the so-called existence of the average color of the universe. Incidentally discovered by a team of astronomers at Johns Hopkins university in 2001-02 while apparently "examining spectral analysis of different galaxies to study star formation" (Wikipedia), the color was […]

Mario Mauroner Contemporary Art, Vienna: BERTRAM HASENAUER

We have the pleasure of inviting you to attend the opening of the exhibition BERTRAM HASENAUER on Thursday, 23 January from 6 – 9 pm at our gallery in VIENNA (Weihburggasse 26). Dates: 23.01.2014 – 15.03.2014


S/HE IS THE ONE 25 10 2013 – 14 12 2013 Veronika Hauer & Nicole Miltner, In a manner of speaking, #2, 2013, Performance. © Veronika Hauer & Nicole Miltner Artists: Bernadette Anzengruber, Elke Auer, Esther Straganz, Renate Bertlmann, Katrina Daschner, Carola Dertnig, VALIE EXPORT, Female Obsession, Nilbar Güres, Sanja Iveković, Suzie Léger, Roberta Lima, […]

Viennafair 2013

10-13 Octomber 2013 + Special presentations: “DIYALOG”: New Energies, VIENNA Duet Georgia and Poland, ZONE1, Austrian Sculpture Project   + VIENNA Talks: Collectors’ Forum 20 four 7 – Collecting The New Contemporary, discussions with representatives of the international art scene, School of Happiness – talks on the theme of happiness   + Participating in creative processes: VIENNA […]