Ljubljana
MGML

Openng of the "After the Canal there was only "our" world

This exhibition is an invitation to explore a variety of historical and geographical connections between Europe, especially its Easts, and the Middle East, particularly Egypt, with the Suez Canal as the trigger, while contemplating their reflections in the mirror of the present.

Thursday
19
Sep 2019
Time: 8 p.m.
Location: City Art Gallery of Ljubljana
Adults, Seniors, Students
Iulia Toma #orientalswelcome, 2016, installation, oriental rugs cropped, dimensions variable
Iulia Toma #orientalswelcome, 2016, installation, oriental rugs cropped, dimensions variable © Stefan Sava

We want to bring to discussion issues rippling from the Canal story, unraveling from the concentric layers of references, occurrences and encounters that have sedimented in the 150 years since the Canal was inaugurated.  

Artists presented at the exhibition: Ibrahim Ahmed, Amado Alfadni, Meriç Algun, Pavel Brăila, Chto delat?, Shatha Al-Deghady, Marianne Fahmy, Iulia Toma.  

Thu
19
Sep 2019
Guided tour
City Art Gallery of Ljubljana • Adults, Seniors, Students
Thu
19
Sep 2019
Opening
City Art Gallery of Ljubljana • Adults, Seniors, Students