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When in Doubt, Go to a Museum
For art lovers and art collectors!
When in Doubt, Go to a Museum
26. 1. 2021–25. 4. 2021

When in Doubt, Go to a Museum is an exhibition highlighting the important role played by art collectors. It has been put together by a team from the City Museum of Ljubljana, with Tevž Logar as guest curator.

Match Gallery
Double Part Time
Double Part Time
16. 4. 2021–16. 5. 2021

Reflections of the working class in Minerva Archive (Cluj, Romania) through the contemporary works by Dénes Miklósi, Szilárd Miklós, Răzvan Anton, Iulia Toma, Claudiu Cobilanschi, Csanád Kedves, Bálint Bolcsó and the complementary archive material by Cornel Rus and István Fischer.

Jakopič Gallery
On the Other Side
On the Other Side Slovenian photoreportage
19. 1. 2021–19. 6. 2021

"On the Other Side" has taken an interdisciplinary approach, assessing photojournalism through the lenses of media studies, art history and photographic theory. While also giving an overview of the different kinds of photojournalism and the ways they are used in the print and electronic media, this exhibition deliberately focuses on photoreportage, the most accomplished and expressive form of photojournalism.

City Museum of Ljubljana
Ljubljana during the War for Slovenia in 1991
The 30th anniversary of the Republic of Slovenia
Ljubljana during the War for Slovenia in 1991
26. 3. 2021–27. 6. 2021

The exhibition, prepared to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Republic of Slovenia, is a reminiscence of the events in the Slovenian capital at the time.

Plečnik House
France Tomažič
Architect of the first functionalist villas in today’s Slovenia
France Tomažič First Graduate of Plečnik’s School
19. 3. 2021–27. 6. 2021

Tomažič graduated in 1924 and remained with Plečnik as an assistant until 1930, when he became independent. In 1932 he passed the Professional Competence Examination and became a certified architectural engineer, upon which he opened his own studio in Ljubljana. At first, Tomažič followed Plečnik's architectural view very closely, but with his first independent works he demonstrated a complete reversal and understanding of modern planning problems. 

City Museum of Ljubljana
Ljubljana. History. City.
Find your own favourite period in Ljubljana’s history!
Ljubljana. History. City. Discover the Spirit of the City!
Permanent exhibition

How well do you know the rich history of Slovenian capital? Pile-dwellers, Emona, Middle and New Ages, the 20th and 21st centuries… what is the history of Ljubljana? Get to know Ljubljana's past - see the chronological presentation of Ljubljana’s millennia of heritage with precious authentic artefacts, like the world's oldest wooden wheel with an axle!

City Museum of Ljubljana
Late Antique gravestone from Gosposvetska Street
A monument erected by devoted parents
Late Antique gravestone from Gosposvetska Street From Museum Treasury
21. 12. 2020–12. 4. 2021

From the first third of the 4th century CE to the early part of the 5th, there was a cemetery beneath present-day Gosposvetska Street, to the west of the main northern approach road to the Roman Emona. The cemetery had grown up around a structure that contained a number of graves and that had been built there in the second half of the 3rd century. The oldest of these graves, which are probably early Christian, was of a woman and contained a blue glass bowl.

News

“From Monday (until 11 April), you can walk through the labyrinth of learning and forgetting created at the City Art Gallery Ljubljana by Jože Barši in cooperation with the curator Barbara Sterle Vurnik, which seemingly also follows the example of ...

18. March 2021
City Art Gallery Ljubljana

We have established a telephone line for children named the Don Quixote telephone. In I Spoke With, the artist and pedagogue Jože Barši, whose exhibition is now on view at the Ljubljana City Art Gallery, talked with different people ...

8. March 2021
City Art Gallery Ljubljana

Learning and Forgetting is the first major solo presentation by the architect, sculptor and educator Jože Barši since 2013. It provides an insight into the artist's most recent art production and also refers to his earlier creative work, which contributed ...

22. February 2021
City Art Gallery Ljubljana

Upon Dragica Čadež’s exhibition at the City Art Gallery Ljubljana, we have prepared the “Triangular Head, Square Body” creative competition and received 130 entries in the form of diverse abstract sculptures. We have decided to give out prizes for the ...

19. February 2021
City Art Gallery Ljubljana

The City Art Gallery Ljubljana is open again and we have also extended the deadline for the “Triangular Head, Square Body” creative competition, which is accompanying Dragica Čadež’s exhibition. We took a walk through the wooden forest of the artist’s ...

28. January 2021
City Art Gallery Ljubljana

In the Jakopič Gallery in mid-January, we are announcing the opening of the exhibition "On the Other Side", which has taken an interdisciplinary approach, assessing photojournalism through the lenses of media studies, art history and photographic theory. The scientific and ...

6. January 2021
Jakopič Gallery

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