Kunst Haus Wien
History & Heritage
The KunstHausWien is a museum in Vienna, designed by the artist Friedensreich Hundertwasser. This museum in the Landstraße district houses the world’s only permanent exhibition of Hundertwasser’s works, and also hosts regular temporary exhibitions of other artists
The museum and exhibition venue, founded by Hundertwasser and named KUNST HAUS WIEN, is one of the most important sights of the city. With its top international exhibitions of contemporary art with a focus on photography it has become an integral part of the Viennese culture scene.
Museum Hundertwasser, located in KUNST HAUS WIEN and frequented by visitors from all over the world, houses the most comprehensive permanent exhibition of works by the Austrian artist and visionary. It presents a unique cross-section of Hundertwasser’s oeuvre and offers an unforgettable experience – not only appreciated by younger audiences – often rounded off with a visit to the garden.
Friedrich Stowasser, better known by his pseudonym Friedensreich Regentag Dunkelbunt Hundertwasser, was an Austrian visual artist and architect who also worked in the field of environmental protection.
Hundertwasser demanded the individual artistic creation of all areas in life. In the conversion of his presentations he paid a lot of his attention to an excellent artistic as well technical quality.
This high-class claim is our standard for all our productions. A lot from our assortment is made exclusively for the KUNST HAUS WIEN.