Kunsthaus Wien (House of Art)

Town: Vienna Address: Untere Weissgerberstrasse 13 Phone: +43 1 712 04 91 e-mail: information@kunsthauswien.com Price: 0 - 9 EUR Opening Hours: Monday-Sunday 10:00 -19:00 TheKunsthaus Wien museum, installed in a former Thonet chair factory, presents the works of Friedensreich Hundertwasser (1928 – 2000). Hundertwasser, one of the world's most famous architects. The site showcases his paintings, drawings and architectural projects, the major part of which was never built. The museum is a venue for temporary international exhibitions, with the previous shows having focused on Chagall, Picasso and Cecil Beaton. The black-and-white exterior is sometimes compared to a Klimt painting viewed through a kaleidoscope. Inside, there are uneven floors, irregular corners, and a number of trees growing out of the roof and windows, with different sized windows. The museum is located only five minutes from the Hundertwasser House.