Discover Friedensreich Hundertwasser at the KunstHausWien, which houses the only permanent collection of his work left in the world. Learn how his distinct philosophy manifested itself in his use of vivid colors and rejection of straight lines. The variety of pieces on offer is sure to astound.
Absorb information about this eminent Austrian artist whose naturalist ideas and values inspired a career spanning nearly half a century. See how these principles not only filled a museum with exhibits but also expressed themselves in the design of the building itself—with undulating floors, garish colors, and abundant plant life. Wonder at the result—a shining example of how the urban can live in harmony with nature.
Expect to encounter a variety of artistic mediums, as Hundertwasser expresses himself through pictorial art—the designs of façades, postage stamps, flags, and clothing. Relax in the green oasis of the coffee shop and restaurant as you reflect on all you've observed.