Program (subject to change)
Thursday, March 23
Thursday is arrival day, with time in the afternoon for to visit the various museums in the city on your own.
16:00h Private Tour Georg Baselitz exhibition Kunsthistorisches Museum .
We visit a special exhibition curated by one of the most influential artists of the 20th century: Georg Baselitz (b. 1938). Especially for this exhibition, he placed his own paintings, including his famous finger- and upside down paintings, in dialogue with Old Masters from the museum's collection.
We will get to know each other better over a good glass of wine or cocktail in one of Vienna's hip bars.
20:00h Cocktail and Collectors Dinner
Together with other collectors and curators we will enjoy a cocktail and a special flying dinner at a Viennese private collection.
Friday, March 24
Friday is all about discovering the city; together we will explore Vienna's ecosystem of the arts and look inside galleries, collectors homes and artists studios.
10:00am Collectors Breakfast
Together we will enjoy a delicious breakfast in one of Vienna's galleries.
11:00am Gallery Tour
This morning we dive into the Viennese gallery scene, visiting both young galleries and established names. Not only will you discover the local art scene, but we will also see some of the city's beautiful architecture.
14:30h Private tour Heidi Horten Collection.
This brand new private museum houses the collection of Austrian mega-collector Heidi Goëss-Horten (1941 - 2022). The collection consists of masterpieces from the 20th and 21st centuries, from Niki de Saint Phalle to Jean-Michel Basquiat.
16:00h Collection Visit to a Private Collector.
There is no shortage of collectors in the Austrian capital. This afternoon we will visit a private Viennese collector, who will open his collection especially for us. Personal stories and anecdotes are not only an inspiration for your own collecting adventure but also provide insight into the local art scene: what is a favorite among Viennese collectors?
18:00h Gallery Exhibition Opening
This afternoon meet other art lovers and collectors at an exclusive exhibition opening at one of Vienna's top galleries.
19:30h Collectors Dinner
We will conclude this day with a unique dinner in the studio of a multi-disciplinary artist. Here, together with other collectors, we will be immersed in the artistic and experimental world of this international artist.
Saturday, March 25
On our last day, we continue exploring the city with a visit to one of Vienna's most renowned art institutions and a special studio visit just outside the city.
11:00h Private Tour MUMOK .
MUMOK is the largest museum of modern art in central Europe and we will discover the innovative work of the international and Austrian avant-garde.
13:00h Studio visit
We conclude our trip with a studio visit with a young, emerging Austrian artist. Her work explores dynamic and colorful compositions in different media. We will visit her impressive studio and learn more about her artistic practice and discover the different techniques (from painting to textiles) she uses.