“He is best remembered by how he ran naked down a street, strolled around, laid on a sidewalk, and kissed the asphalt. He would consciously use mass media to establish himself as an uncompromising artist, as well as consciously triggering polemics, scandals, police interventions. With these actions, he conveyed his belief that for him there is no difference between everyday life and artistic interventions, between the private and the public.”
“On Thursday, the City Art Gallery Ljubljana opened the exhibition ‘Don’t Ask Where We’re Going’ by the Croatian artist Tomislav Gotovac. Works by this pioneer of experimental film and performance, which are also in the MoMA collection, will be on view until 10 June.”
“Stratification of views, matter densified within sculptural forms, or time densified and compressed in geological rock layers that, after hundreds of millions of years, glisten through the polish of a modernist sculpture.”
City Art Gallery of Ljubljana
By organising retrospective and overview exhibitions, the Gallery has put on display many works of art by many of the most renowned Slovenian artists from various generations whilst, by exhibiting the current art production, the Gallery has attempted to present a specific excerpt from individual artists’ oeuvres. Special attention has always been paid to presenting younger artists and, especially, new generations of artists. The Gallery has always aimed to identify the most outstanding art phenomena in Slovenia.
Mestni trg 5
1 January, 1 November, 25 December: Closed
24 and 31 December: 11:00–14:00