• Picnic of Unlearning

    In cooperation with Wiener Festwochen Queer Base organises the event “City as Queer” and questions Western notion of Queer Life in the global south. Addis Ababa, Damascus, Kampala – lesbians, gays, bisexuals, transpeople and interpersons organise an emancipatory underground and hold a Picnic for Unlearning Western concepts of queer life in the global South. The Turquoise Pink Purple Villa and the Queer Base Group – Welcome and Support for LGBTIQ Refugees invite you to an exchange, with, for, and about queer, marginalized people in Vienna and other cities around the world. The villa becomes the hub of the world’s love…

  • Junctions of Vulnerability

    Standing up for freedom and equality isn’t something that happens only “in spirit” of solidarity Why being awarded the MigAward 2018 means something special. The goal of the integration week and of the MigAward is to set a sign of…

  • Gay Pride! What now?

    The situation in Austria is truly serious! Not only because things have been so difficult for us, but because until now there has been too little dissent and contradiction to effectively counter dangerous trends occurring in Austrian politics and society.…

  • Solidarity Matters

    Bild: Queer Base, visiting Andrea Braidt, Vice Rector of the Academy of Fine Arts Photo: Viktor Brázdil © Academy of Fine Arts Vienna Pride Month is drawing to a close, and we can look back on an intense year. The…

  • Queer Base receives Bruno Kreisky Prize

    Queer Base – a human rights necessity Laudatio on the occasion of the awarding of the Bruno Kreisky Prize for Human Rights 2017 June 9, 2017, Ceremonial Room of the National Library by Marianne Schulze Talking about Queer Base, making…

  • Chechen Republic kidnaps, tortures, and murders LGBTIQ!

    Solidarity is a weapon—let’s us it! Queer Base is horrified at the recent intensification of violence against LGBTIQ people in the Russian Republic of Chechen Republic. Forty people have been imprisoned due to their sexual orientation or their non-conforming gender…