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Kunsthaus Vienna hosts Peter Lindbergh's 'Images of Woman'
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Dear readers,
Vienna fans, we continue with our special column Eye on Vienna on monthly base as to select some informations for you and focus only on main events or just to bring you a tip for nice weekend. Next Eye on Vienna will be out on 2nd of November 1998.

MUSEUMS AND EXHIBITIONS

Peter Linbergh- Images of Woman. A retrospective of 200 original photographs, none of which have ever been shown before. Lindbergh shoots photographs - clothed and nude - for leading international designers and fashion stylists.With models such as Nadja Auermann, Linda Evangelista or Kate Moss, he has introduced a unique style to fashion photography. KunstHaus Wien, Untere Weissgerberstrasse 13, Tel.: 0043-1-712-04-95. Admission from 60 to 150 ATS. Open daily 10:00-19:00. Ends 31 January 1999.
Portraits of Mummies from Cairo Egypt Museum. Weird show. Kunst-historische Museum Wien, Maria-There-sien Platz, Tel.: 0043-1-525-24-403. Open Tu-Su 10:00-18:00, Thur 10:00-21:00. From October 20 to January 24 1999.

FILM

Tip for children: IMAX-Film Theatre. Imax offers vistors a series of adventurous movies about nature such as The Seven Natural Wonders, Egypt (including laser show), Mount Everest and Amazonias. Each film show runs for 40 minutes, several times a day. Technical Museum, Mariahilfer Strasse 212, Tel.: 43-1-894-01-01. Admission from 55 to 190 ATS. From October 9 to January 7 1999.

Viennale 98 - Vienna International Film Festival

Our tip: Retrospective of French film director Jean -Luc Goddard at Osterreichisches Film Museum, Augusi-nerstrasse 1, Tel.:00-43-1-533-70-54. For more information call Vienna Hilton, Tel.:00-43-1713-20-00. October 16 to 28.

CLASSICAL MUSIC

W.A.Mozart: Requiem. Classic piece performed at St. Augustinus Church, Jozefsplatz, Hofburg. Tel.: 43-1-53113. October 30.
Vienna Imperial Court Orchestraplays Mozart and Strauss (while dressed in historical costumes) along with opera singers and ballet company at Lobkowitz Palace at 18:00, 19:30, 21:00. Admission from 390 to 500 ATS. Reservations by telephone at 00-43-1-817-21-78. Until October 31.

JAZZ MUSIC

Porgy and Bess- Jazz and Music Club. Radio Kultur Haus, Argentinierstrasse 30a, Tel:. 00-43-1-503-70-09. Our tip: a show called "This is our music" by Max Nagl Quartet , October 10.
Wiener Konzert Haus. Lothrin-gerstrasse 20, Tel.: 00-43-1-712-12-33. Our tip: Joe Henderson Quintet, October 21.

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