OPENING: Thursday, 15/02/2018, 6 pm 

Preview PRATER STERN STUNDEN artistic interventions at Praterstern 


In spring and summer 2018 philomena+ realizes a series of artistic interventions at the Vienna Praterstern. 
The exhibition at philomena+ project room offers a preview of the site-specifically conceived projects which aim to make utopias and dreams at an inhospitable place true, even if it’s just for a short period of time.

artists: Tanja Boukal | Markus Hofer | Rahi Sinaki | Patrick Timm

photographer: Abdulrab Habibyar
curator: Christine Bruckbauer                              assistance: Aline Lenzhofer

Duration of the exhibition: 16/02 – 22/04/2018

venue: philomena+ project room, Heinestraße 40, 1020 Wien
opening hours: Th, Fr 2pm – 7pm and Sa 10am – 3pm
or by arrangement +43-(0)664/1431453

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Mohammed Laouli, << Attokoussy: Hassad al Houb / Labour of Love >>, 2017 video and perfume installation, courtesy of the artist and Le Cube, Rabat

philomena+ is pleased to showcase:

ATTOKOUSSY الطقوسي (Part II)

Mohammed Laouli, Hassad al Houb / Labour of Love (11/16 – 11/30/2017)

produced by hinterland, Vienna and Le Cube, Rabat            Opening: Thursday, 16th of November, 2017, 10am (coffee&cake)      Introduction: Elisabeth Piskernik, Le Cube, Rabat, Morocco

venue: philomena+ showcase, Heinestraße 40/7, 1020 Vienna, +43(0)664-1431453

Attokoussy is part of the Vienna Art Week 2017.






Thaer Maarouf „Dirty Messages“, mixed media, 2017

philomena+ project room is pleased to host the exhibition

Demanding the Impossible at Unexpected Turns (10/4 – 10/27/2017)   


curated by Gulsen Bal and Walter Seidl

produced by open space. 

opening hours: Friday and Saturday 13.00 – 18.00 and viewing is available by appointment only for the rest of the weekdays. Admission free

venue: philomena+ project room, Heinestraße 40/7, 1020 Vienna, Austria, +43-(0)-664/1431453



philomena+ is pleased to announce its participation at the Parallel Vienna 2017 and to present the exhibition

<< Harraga  حراقة  >>  
Algerian Arabic for „those who burn“ (the frontiers). Harragas are persons who run ashore.

Sahar Bardaie (IRA)
Yesmine Ben Khalil (TUN)
Armin Mohsen Daneshgar (AUT/IRA)
Patricia K.Triki (TUN)
Hela Lamine (TUN) 
Rania Werda (TUN)
Wolfgang Wirth (AUT)

10th floor, Room 1001

PARALLEL VIENNA 09/19 – 09/24/2017
Schnirchgasse 9A
A-1030 Wien

Opening Hours:
Tue 09/19 1pm-10pm
Wed 09/20 3pm-11pm Fair Night
Thu 09/21 12am-8pm
Fri 09/22 12am-8pm
Sat 09/23 11am-7pm
Sun 09/24 11am-7pm




Public Screening: 


philomena+ invites VIDEONOMAD for an open-air screening on the Volkertmarkt in the 2nd district of Vienna, Saturday, Sep.2nd, 2017, 8pm.

VIDEONOMAD founder Tobi Ayedadjou (BEN/DEU) and the artist Mara Niang (SEN/AUT) will be present at the evening and would be happy to answer questions from the audience.

selected videos:

Younes Baba-Ali (MAR), Moroccan Anthem, 2′ 12“

Mara Niang (SEN/AUT), Save the people, 4′ 4“

Jeannette Ehlers (DEN), How Do You Talk About Three Hundred Years In Four Min., 4′

Chris Saint Martin (USA): Carrera, 5′ 16“

Lerato Shadi (ZAF/DEU): Matsogo, 5′

Everyone is welcome !

Free entrance !





Artist Talk:  Art historian Dr. Negar Hakim talks with the photographer Josef Polleross about the architecture and decay in Iran.

Hinterland im Spetakel, Hamburgerstraße 14, 1060 Vienna             Thursday, November 17th, 2016, 7 pm