Exhibitions: … with the focus on the material “glass”
“The glass of the architects. Vienna 1900-1937” (Jan 18-Apr 17, 2017): As glass designers, the architects of Vienna Modernism were important in determining form and technique. The exhibition presents a comprehensive show of 370 pieces of glasswork from the period, mostly from the collection of the MAK – Austrian Museum of Applied Arts/Contemporary Art.
“Glasses from the Empire and Biedermeier period” (Feb 1-Apr 17, 2017): The exhibition offers a presentation of the best pieces from the Biedermeier collection of the MAK – Austrian Museum of Applied Arts/Contemporary Art.
(All exhibitions at MAK Austrian Museum of Applied Arts/Contemporary Arts)
Viennese ball season
When each year more than 450 balls take place in Vienna, it is all about waltzing and dancing. Enjoy the three- quarter time of the waltzes at the Flower Ball (13.1.), Wiener Zuckerbäckerball (12.1.), Vienna Coffeehouse Owners’ Ball (17.2.), Vienna Opera Ball (23.2.) and many more.
Further dates: www.vienna.info
Jan 21-29, 2017
„Pastimes” is the motto of this years’ Festival of Early Music at the Wiener Konzerthaus. The festival enables the audience to experience music from the past within the present.