Overview Exhibition
Dragica ČadežA Story of Wood and Clay
19. 11. 2020–15. 1. 2021

Academically trained sculptress Dragica Čadež marks the Slovenian artistic or cultural space with great creative energy. Through her distinct artistic language, she has created an ...

Due to increased risk of transmission of Coronavirus and recommendations of the National Institute of Public Health, Ministry of Culture and Government of Republic of Slovenia, the management of the Museum and Galleries of Ljubljana decided to CLOSE  the City Art Gallery from October 24, 2020, until cancellation for ALL VISITORS.

When gesture becomes event
When gesture becomes event
22. 11. 2020–5. 4. 2021

Artists presented at the exhibition: Anna Artaker, Nika Autor, Renate Bertlmann, Katharina Cibulka, Lana Čmajčanin, Magdalena Frey, Anna Jermolaewa, Roberta Lima, Polonca Lovšin, Dorit Margreiter, Ursula Mayer, Marjetica Potrč, Constanze Ruhm, Maruša Sagadin, Maja Smrekar, The Golden Pixel Cooperative.

Jože Barši
solo exhibition
Jože Barši
4. 2. 2021–28. 3. 2021

Jože Barši, who entered the art scene in the late 1980s as a member of the so-called New Slovene Sculpture generation, has left a significant mark on the development of contemporary Slovenian visual art after the year 1990. From the very beginning, his work focused on changing the relations of the artist and public towards an artwork.


“Under the Free Sun” – an artistic intervention in Ljubljana’s centre

As part of the exhibition "Free Sun", currently on view at the City Art Gallery Ljubljana, a live artistic intervention Under the Free Sun will take place in the centre of Ljubljana on Friday, 19 June, between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m., with Tam-Tam billboards serving as canvases for the artists Viktor Bernik, Olja Grubić, Duša Jesih, Žiga Kariž, Gorazd Krnc, Arjan Pregl, Simona Semenič, Maja Smrekar, and Sašo Vrabič.

17. June 2020
City Art Gallery Ljubljana
Vlado Martek: This Book Is Better than Ideal

"Exhibition with Many Titles", which remains on view in the City Art Gallery of Ljubljana until Sunday, 24 May, was accompanied by the publication of the volume titled Ta knjiga je boljša od idealne (This Book is Better than Ideal). The 300 pages long volume contains texts contributed by eight authors as well as over 240 reproductions of Vlado Martek’s works. You can get your copy on the ground floor of the City Art Gallery of Ljubljana.

22. May 2020
City Art Gallery Ljubljana
Private guided tours of “Exhibition with Many Titles”

In the desire to make “Exhibition with Many Titles” by the outstanding Croatian conceptual artist Vlado Martek more accessible, we have decided to present it to you through private guided tours which will be given by Alenka Gregorič, the art director of the City Art Gallery Ljubljana and the curator of the exhibition.

18. May 2020
City Art Gallery Ljubljana

City Art Gallery Ljubljana

The City Art Gallery Ljubljana is one of the main cultural centres specialized in hosting contemporary art projects, with its operations actively contributing to the development and popularization of local and international art production. The basic guidelines of the gallery’s programme policy are aligned with some of the key segments from its rich exhibition history and substantive emphasis is established through profiled programme packages. Within the framework of these packages, the gallery exhibits solo and group shows from both Slovenian and international milieus. In over fifty years of uninterrupted operations, the City Art Gallery Ljubljana has hosted many world known names, such as Josef Albers, Jan Fabre, Omer Fast, Harun Farocki, Jannis Kounellis, Hans Arp, Victor Vasarely, Bill Woodrow, Joe Tilson, Eduardo Paolozzi, Dimitrije Bašičević-Mangelos, Bridget Riley, Ivan Kožarić, Rabih Mroué, Mladen Stilinović, Raša Todosojević, Bill Viola, Günther Uecker, Ulay, just to name a few.

City Art Gallery Ljubljana
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Tuesday–Sunday: 11:00–19:00
Monday: Closed
1 January, 1 November, 25 December: Closed
24 and 31 December: 11:00–14:00


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