This is a storytelling experiment, looking at the most creative
street in Austria.
Join us for a walk exploring the interplay between location, culture and the new world of work. Gumpendorferstrasse is full of groups who interact with each other. We want to celebrate this transdisciplinary flow, and hear from various players along the street, about what it means to them to be near to others who work in related, but different, cultural sectors.
runs west from the centre of our city out to the Gürtel, through the
heart of Mariahilf. It is not beautiful at first sight, but has lots
of fascinating details which we will explore. It has good streetlife
and a young, dynamic population. Our focus is on culture, but in a
looser sense of that word. Some of our commentators will come out of
non-traditional fields, and provide us with insider details, secrets,
and surprises. The tour is about the spirit of the street, and its
psychogeography. We like very much that the road has a hill in the
middle, and that it has different moods heading west, and between day
We want to build new networks and dialogue, and so at the end, we collect in a gemuetlich cafe for good coffee and cakes.
Walk leader: Eugene Quinn
Part of Vienna Walking Week, our attempt to rethink tourism.