Interdisciplinary Conference

TABOO - TRANSGRESSION - TRANSCENDENCE

in Art & Science

26-28 November 2020, University of Applied Arts Vienna, Austria

VIENNA

Photo: Angewandte - Photo Birgit and Peter Kainz


The Vienna weather in November is typically chilly with temperatures figuring in single digits (4 to 8 degrees Celsius on an average). The days are typically short as the sun rises around 7:00 am and sets around 4:30 pm. Generally the city tends to be windy but mild rain showers and/or light snowfall could also be expected during the conference days.

For visitors, it is strongly advised to carry warm winter gear, woolen layers, jackets/wind breakers, gloves, scarves, caps as well as warm boots and umbrellas.


Recommended Hotels

★★★

Hotel Kärntnerhof
Distance from venue: 6 min with car (1.1 km), 8 min with public transport and 11 min walking (850 m)
• Free Wi-Fi
• Free Breakfast
Address: Grashofg. 4, 1010 Wien
Phone: +4315121923
Booking and Reservations

Grätzlhotel Karmelitermarkt
Distance from venue: 6 min with car (1.7 km), 12 min with public transport and 19 min walking (1.4 km)
• Free Wi-Fi
• Pet friendly
• Kitchens in some rooms
Address: Große Sperlgasse 6, 1020 Wien
Phone: +4312083904
Booking and Reservations

Magdas hotel
Distance from venue: 4 min with car (1.5 km), 14 min with public transport and 18 min walking (1.5 km)
• Free Wi-Fi
• Pet friendly
Address: Laufbergergasse 12, 1020 Wien
Phone: +4317200288
Booking and Reservations


Other Nearby Hotels, Hostels and Pensions

★★★

Hotel Urania Vienna
Distance from venue: 2 min with car (650 m) and 8 min walking (650 m)
• Free Wi-Fi
• Free Breakfast
• Pet friendly
Address: Obere Weißgerberstraße 7, 1030 Wien
Phone: +4317131711
Bookings and Reservations

Meininger Vienna Downtown Sissi
Distance from venue: 2 min with car (8 km), 16 min with public transport and 22 min walking ( 1.7 km)
• Free Wi-Fi
Address: Schiffamtsgasse 15, 1020 Wien
Phone: +43720882066
Booking and Reservations

Stadtpark
Distance from venue: 5 min with car (1.3 km) and 6 min walking (450 m)
• Paid Wi-Fi
• Pet friendly
Address: Landstraßer Hauptstraße 7, 1030 Wien
Phone: +4317133123
Booking and Reservations

Hotel Goldene Spinne
Distance from venue: 5 min with car (1.5 km) and 8 min walking (650 m)
• Free Wi-Fi
Address: Linke Bahngasse 1A, 1030 Wien
Phone: +4317131742
Booking and Reservations

Das Capri
Distance from venue: 6 min with car (1.5 km), 11 min with public transport and 13 min walking (1.1 km)
• Free Wi-Fi
• Free Breakfast
• Pet friendly
Address: Praterstraße 44-46, 1020 Wien
Phone: +4312148404
Booking and Reservations

Pension Riedl
Distance from venue: 7 min with car (2.2 km) and 5 min walking (400 m)
• Free Wi-Fi
• Pet friendly
Address: Georg-Coch-Platz 3, 1010 Wien
Phone: +4315127919
Booking and Reservations

Hotel Post
Distance from venue: 7 min with car (2.1 km) and 8 min walking (600 m)
• Free Wi-Fi
• Free Breakfast
Address: Fleischmarkt 24, 1010 Wien
Phone: +431515830
Booking and Reservations

Singerstrasse 21/25
Distance from venue: 7 min with car (2.1 km), 7 min with public transport and 12 min walking (900 m)
• Wi-Fi
• Pet friendly
Address: Singerstraße 21, 1010 Wien
Phone: +431514490
Booking and Reservations

Austria Classic Hotel Wien
Distance from venue: 7 min with car (1.8 km), 8 min with public transport and 18 min walking (1.4 km)
• Free Wi-Fi
• Pet friendly
Address: Praterstraße 72, 1020 Wien
Phone: +431211300
Booking and Reservations

Wombats City Hostel Vienna – The Naschmarkt
Distance from venue: 7 min with car (2.6 km), 9 min with public transport and 33 min walking (2.5 km)
• Free Wi-Fi
Address: Rechte Wienzeile 35, 1040 Wien
Phone: +4318972336
Booking and Reservations

Hotel Allegro
Distance from venue: 13 min with car (4.1 km), 24 min with public transport and 50 min walking (4 km)
• Free Wi-Fi
Address: Matzleinsdorfer Pl. 1, 1050 Wien
Phone: +43154427430
Booking and Reservations

★★

Hostel Lugeck Vienna
Distance from venue: 5 min with car (1 km), 9 min with public transport and 12 min walking (950 m)
• Free Wi-Fi
Address: Lugeck 1-2/37, 1010 Wien
Phone: +4369910073693
Booking and Reservations

Hotel Odeon
Distance from venue: 5 min with car (1.4 km), 11 min with public transport and 18 min walking (1.4 km)
• Free Wi-Fi
• Pet friendly
Address: Weintraubengasse 31, 1020 Wien
Phone: +4312142362
Booking and Reservations

Gartl Apartments & Hostel
Distance from venue: 13 min with car (6 km), 20 min with public transport and 60 min walking (4.9 km)
• Free Wi-Fi
er Str. 203, 1120 Wien
Phone: +436644130061
Booking and Reservations

HI Hostel Myrthengasse
Distance from venue: 15 min with car (4.4 km), 17 min with public transport and 43 min walking (3.4 km)
• Free Wi-Fi
• Free Breakfast
Address: Myrthengasse 7, 1070 Wien
Phone: +43152363160
Booking and Reservations

Hostel Ruthensteiner Vienna
Distance from venue: 16 min with car (5.1 km), 15 min with public transport and 56 min walking (4.5 km)
• Free Wi-Fi
Address: Robert-Hamerling-Gasse 24, 1150 Wien
Phone: +4318934202
Booking and Reservations

Westbahnhoff Hostel One
Distance from venue: 16 min with car (4.7 km), 17 min with public transport and 53 min walking (4.3 km)
• Free Wi-Fi
Address: Bürgerspitalgasse 19, 1060 Wien
Phone: +4367761702988
Booking and Reservations

Hostel Hütteldorf
Distance from venue: 25 min with car (11 km), 30 min with public transport and 2 hrs walking (10 km)
• Free Wi-Fi
Address: Schloßberggasse 8, 1130 Wien
Phone: +4318771501
Booking and Reservations


Nearby Restaurants (within walking distance from venue)

Maschu Maschu
Falafel and Oriental Food
Distance from venue: 3 min walking (200 m)
Address: Sparefrohgasse 1, 1030 Wien
Phone: +436801494884

Bits and Bites-Soul Kitchen Vienna
International Menu
Distance from venue: 3 min walking (240 m)
Address: Hintere Zollamtsstraße 2B, 1030 Wien
Phone: +436608372509

Hannah’s Speisesaal
International Menu with vegetarian and vegan options
Distance from venue: 3 min walking (260m)
Address: Radetzkystraße 2, 1030 Wien
Phone: +4366488134565

Salonplafond im MAK
Modern traditional Viennese restaurant
Distance from venue: 4 min walking (270 m)
Address: Stubenring 5, 1010 Wien
Phone: +4312260046

Curry N Masala
Indian and Pakistani Restaurant
Distance from venue: 4 min walking (280 m)
Address: Landstraßer Hauptstraße 2, 1030 Wien
Phone: +4317152524

Mercado-Nikke
Distance from venue: 4 min walking (280 m)
Peruvian-Japanese Market Cuisine
Address: Stubenring 18, 1010 Wien
Phone: +4315122505

S’Parks
Austrian Cuisine
Distance from venue: 4 min walking (300 m)
Address: Am Stadtpark 1, 1030 Wien
Phone: +4317170012120

Ra’mien
Chinese Restaurant and Takeaway
Distance from venue: 5 min walking (350 m)
Address: Wien Mitte Mall, Landstraßer Hauptstraße 1b 1. Stock, 1030 Wien
Phone: +4319072841

Vapiano
Pizzas, Pastas and Salads
Distance from venue: 5 min walking (400 m)
Address: Wien Mitte Mall, Landstraßer Hauptstraße 1D, 1030 Wien
Phone: +4317107373

RESTAURANT zur WILDen SCHIMANSZKY
Distance from venue: 6 min walking (450m)
Austrian Cuisine
Address: Biberstraße 2, 1010 Wien
Phone: +4315134543

Jamie Oliver Wien
Italian and International Menu
Distance from venue: 6 min walking (450 m)
Address: Dr.-Karl-Lueger-Platz 5, 1010 Wien
Phone: +4315121645

Hitomi
Sushi, Wok and Noodles
Distance from venue: 6 min walking (450 m)
Address: Marxergasse 20, 1030 Wien
Phone: +4317152933

Restaurant Steirereck
Austrian Cuisine
Distance from venue: 7 min walking (500 m)
Address: Am Heumarkt 2A, 1030 Wien
Phone: +4317133168

Plachutta
Viennese Cuisine
Distance from venue: 7 min walking (550 m)
Address: Wollzeile 38, 1010 Wien
Phone: +4315121577

Asia Paradies
Chinese Restaurant
Distance from venue: 7 min walking (550 m)
Address: Gärtnergasse 9, 1030 Wien
Phone: +4317125522

Kuchlmasterei
French Restaurant with Austrian History
Distance from venue: 7 min walking (600 m)
Address: 1030, Obere Weißgerberstraße 6, 1030 Wien
Phone: +4314102669

Colono
Gourmet Store and Tapas Bar
Distance from venue: 8 min walking (600 m)
Address: Landstraßer Hauptstraße 6, 1030 Wien
Phone: +436609362437

Gasthaus Wild
Traditional Austrian Cuisine
Distance from venue: 9 min walking (700 m)
Address: Radetzkypl. 1, 1030 Wien
Phone: +4319209477

Elvira’s
Ukranian Kitchen
Distance from venue: 10 min walking (700m)
Address: Seidlgasse 39, 1030 Wien
Phone: +4318908081

Restaurant Wintergarten
Viennese Cuisine including Gluten free and Vegetarian
Distance from venue: 10 min walking (750m)
Address: Landstraßer Hauptstraße 28, 1030 Wien
Phone: +43171671517

Restaurant Das Schick
Austrian and Spanish Cuisine
Distance from venue: 10 min walking (750 m)
Address: Parkring 12, 1010 Wien
Phone: +43151480417

Stolichniy
Russian Restaurant
Distance from venue:10 min walking (800 m)
Address: Kegelgasse 32, 1030 Wien
Phone: +4315325843

Restaurant zum Goldened Löwen
Pizzeria with an International Menu
Distance from venue: 10 min walking (850 m)
Address: Hetzgasse 32, 1030 Wien
Phone: +4312086188


Nearby Cafés and Coffee Houses (within walking distance from venue)

Kurkonditorei OBERLAA
Confectionary and Restaurant
Distance from venue: 3 min walking (230 m)
Address: Landstraßer Hauptstraße 1, 1030 Wien
Phone: +4317152740

Mcdonald’s Wien
Café and Takeaway
Distance from venue: 3 min walking (260 m)
Address: Wien Mitte Mall, Landstraßer Hauptstraße 1B EZ, 1030 Wien
Phone: +4317101725

Café Ministerium
Viennese Café
Distance from venue: 5 min walking (350 m)
Address: Georg-Coch-Platz 4, 1010 Wien
Phone: +4315129225

Café Prückel
Classic Viennese Coffeehouse
Distance from venue: 5 min walking (400 m)
Address: Stubenring 24, 1010 Wien
Phone: +4315126115

Starbucks
Coffee House
Distance from venue: 6 min walking (400 m)
Address: Invalidenstraße 11, 1030 Wien
Phone: +4313366332521

Anker Snack & Coffee
Snacks and Coffee
Distance from venue: 8 min walking (650 m)
Address: Radetzkystraße 12, 1030 Wien
Phone: +43160123

AIDA Prousek & Co. Chocolaterie & Grosskonditorei
Cakes and Coffee
Distance from venue: 9 min walking (650 m)
Address: Landstraßer Hauptstraße 116, 1030 Wien
Phone: +4318908988219

Café Menta
Viennese Café
Distance from venue: 9 min walking (700 m)
Address: Radetzkypl. 4, 1030 Wien
Phone: +4319668423

Fenster Café
Specialty Coffee (Takeaway only)
Distance from venue: 10 min walking (750m)
Address: Fleischmarkt 9, 1010 Wien
Phone: +436804458005

Café Alt Wien
Historical Viennese Café
Distance from venue: 10 min walking (800 m)
Address: Bäckerstraße 9, 1010 Wien
Phone: +4315125222

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