5 great places to buy art Vienna

Georg Kargl Gallery

Schleifmühlgasse 5
+43 (0)1 585 41 99

Schleifmühlgasse is still the most important address in Vienna for modern art. In 1998, Georg Kargl opened his Fine Arts Gallery with an exhibition space of more than 300 square metres on three floors. Georg Kargl passed away in 2018 but his mission of hosting exhibitions and promoting emerging artist will live on.

Kerstin Engholm Gallery

Schleifmühlgasse 3
+43 (0)1 585 73 37

One year after the Georg Kargl Gallery, Kerstin Engholm Gallery opened next door. Engholm has focussed on the exchange between young Austrian and international artists from the start. Come on Thursday evenings during the opening of the Galerienrundgang.

Galery Christine König

Schleifmühlgasse 1-A
+43 (0)1 585 74 74

The third of the three Schleifmühlgassen galleries is Galerie Christine König. Christine König moved her existing gallery to Schleifmühlgasse in 1999. She focusses on politics and activism, feminism and literature. Young artists welcome!

Galerie Ursula Kringzinger

Seilerstätte 16
Innere Stadt
+43 (0)1 513 30 06

Ursula Krinzinger is the Grande Dame of Vienna’s modern art scene. Her gallery was there before the stars of Schleifmühlgasse burst onto the scene. She started out 40 years ago. Discover a selection of 118 posters, 332 contemporary art books and 70 multiples in her shop.

Art Foundation

Schadekgasse 6-8
+43 (0)699 152 313 49

Art Foundation is a multi-space organisation. Here you’ll find Amer Abas with his Kunstbüro Gallery in Schadekgasse, Büro Weltausstellung in Praterstrasse 42(1/3) and Kunstraum am Schauplatz, also located at Praterstrasse 42. Rely on Amer’s expertise if you are interested in buying work by young artists.

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