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VIENNA CITY GUIDE: KUNSTHALLE/MUSEUMSQUARTIER
Here historic structures and contemporary architecture meet. The architectural firm Ortner & Ortner completed the former Baroque riding hall with a functional new building. The institution can display international contemporary art on over 2,600 square meters. Photography, video, film, installation and new media form the focus. Large themed presentations range from the classical Modern to the latest developments in art. The Kunsthalle also has a branch at Karlsplatz – where it started off in 1992: In "project space", a glass pavilion by Adolf Krischanitz, art is displayed over 250 square meters.
Address: Kunsthalle, Museumsplatz 1, Vienna. Opening times: daily 10a.m.-7p.m., Thu 10a.m.-9p.m. “project space”, Treitlstraße 2, Vienna. Opening times: Tue-Sat 1p.m.-12a.m., Sun and Mon 1p.m.-7p.m. please consult the Kunsthalle’s Website for Bank Holiday opening times.