Frequently asked questions

vc_on is a satellite platform of viennacontemporary art fair. Its ‘art’ section enables art collectors from all over the world to explore and buy artworks selected for the fair. Moreover, it gives galleries unable to come to Vienna due to Covid-19 restrictions an opportunity to participate in viennacontemporary 2020 digitally.

No. vc_on is a satellite platform of viennacontemporary art fair. Only galleries chosen by the viennacontemporary Admission Committee can showcase artworks on vc_on.

You will first need to apply for viennacontemporary art fair. Please follow the latest news on this topic here.

All artworks will be available during the fair from 24 September – 27 September 2020 and will remain accessible for a period of 30 days after the fair, until 27 October.

Artworks selected to be part of Z-series will be available from 17 September 2020.

Absence of a ‘Buy it now’ button indicates that the immediate purchase of this artwork is not available.

This can have two reasons:

a) A gallery set a price range for a certain artwork and you need to discuss the price via the ‘Contact gallery’ button.

b) A gallery has not enabled instant purchases on vc_on. Therefore, the purchase can be arranged via a direct chat with the gallery (please click on the “Contact gallery” button).

Most of them. If you want to come and see a certain artwork at Marx Halle, please contact the gallery via vc_on and confirm the artwork’s presence there.
Tickets to visit viennacontemporary can be purchased here.

Unique artworks do not have any copies. Most paintings and sculptures are unique artworks.
If an artwork is labeled ‘edition’, several copies exist.

For example, photographs or video art can have several editions. They can be reproduced several times.

Editions limit the number of copies. If you see an “AP” comment in the artwork description, it means that this edition has an Artist’s Proof (AP).

Every artwork comes with a certificate of authenticity provided by the gallery. Please contact galleries directly for more information.
We partner with leading galleries around Central and Eastern Europe. All galleries have been thoroughly reviewed and approved by our team. Our team is available to answer any questions you might have before and during the process.

Click the “Contact gallery” button and enter your question. A gallery representative will get back to you as soon as possible.

Please contact us by writing to support(at)viennacontemporary.at. We are here for you.