View from the Other Side
26. 10. 2023–18. 2. 2024
Visitors looking at the objects on display and delving into their stories rarely think about how much effort and knowledge has gone into preserving them. How and who preserved these items which, due to age and other circumstances, should have perished long ago?
TURN INTO THE WALL
24. 10. 2023–31. 1. 2025
A tribute to the museum as a place of encounter and dialogue.
What the girls should have known?Slovenian women artists 1850–1950
12. 10. 2023–25. 2. 2024
The exhibition focuses on women painters and sculptors who presented themselves to the public during the selected period and who, despite the social conventions of the time, established themselves in the public space.
Archaeological park Emona
6. 5. 2023–8. 10. 2023
A special place in Ljubljana's history is reserved for Roman Emona, the traces of which have been preserved in the very centre of the city.Welcome to a trail tracing the 2000-year-old heritage of Emona. A walk through modern Ljubljana can take you further than you think! It takes you to the time of Emona, a city brimming with life between the first century and early sixth century.
Ivan Cankar Memorial Room
27. 4. 2023–29. 10. 2023
Ivan Cankar, a Slovenian author, playwright and essayist born in 1876 in Vrhnika, spent a few years of his life in Ljubljana. Having returned from Vienna to Ljubljana, he established himself on Rožnik Hill which today forms part of the Tivoli, Rožnik and Šišenski hrib landscape park.
Odkrijmo umetnost, razkrijmo lepoto!
25. 4. 2023–20. 8. 2023
Muzeji smo včasih nepričakovano deležni medijske pozornosti globalnih razsežnosti. In to ne nujno zaradi razstave, ki jo odpiramo. Včasih se delu javnosti naše zbirke ali to, kako jih interpretiramo, zdi kontroverzno in tako se znajdemo v središču zanimanja medijev in splošne javnosti.
Ancient walls for modern people
6. 4. 2023–8. 10. 2023
The Emona Archaeological Park, with its 2000-year-old remains of the Roman colony of Emona, forms part of Ljubljana city centre. Development of the park began in the 1930s. During the most recent restoration work, 10 years ago, we decided to protect and revitalise the Emonan remains by creating an exciting programme and encouraging the public to visit. Today, where ancient walls once stood, we now create, learn and amuse ourselves.
Oton Župančič: Drawings
30. 3. 2023–1. 10. 2023
The exhibition presents 158 artworks from seven sketchbooks and folders with individual drawings, which could be often distinguished by the same impulses we encounter in his poetry.
A mysterious grave without a body
8. 2. 2023–14. 1. 2024
In July and August 2022, during renovation of the hot water supply system in Argentina Park, archaeological research was carried out in the area between Štefanova ulica and Puharjeva ulica. The excavations uncovered part of Roman Emona’s northern cemetery. At one time, this would have extended along the road leading to Celeia (today’s Celje).
Milan Rijavec (1922–2018)
6. 9. 2022–26. 2. 2023
We are continuing our series of exhibitions and publications dedicated to the Museum and Galleries of Ljubljana’s art collection from the 20th and 21st century.
THE TIMELESSNESS AND RELEVANCE OF PLEČNIK'S OEUVREPlečnik: The Metropolis, Place, Garden
22. 6. 2022–27. 8. 2023
Don't miss the exhibition that sheds light on Plečnik’s architectural oeuvre and unveils numerous innovative ideas and techniques, which this multifaceted artist used in his diverse fields of creative work. The exhibition offers an opportunity for a reflection on Plečnik’s ideas and an artistic view of them in the 21st century.
dr. Otmar Pirkmajer
5. 5. 2022–28. 8. 2022
The unusual life story of Dr Otmar Pirkmajer, the first rector of the UNRRA University “Free Europe”, which was founded in Munich in 1946 by the United Nations and where non-German refugees and other displaced persons taught and studied in the wake of the Second World War. The life of Dr Otmar Pirkmajer, lawyer, journalist, politician and a man who had survived the Dachau concentration camp twice, is the record of a remarkable and lesser-known personal story that unfolded during the ceaseless historical twists and turns of the 20th century
International Year of Glass 2022Fragile riches from Emonan graves
10. 2. 2022–29. 1. 2023
The results of current archaeological research exhibited at the museum's treasury.
27. 1. 2022–17. 4. 2022
Are we capable to think the future?
A REFLECTION ON THE BEGINNINGS OF THE CORONA TIMESCORONAEXHIBITION
4. 11. 2021–16. 1. 2022
A life of empty streets, tweets, food deliveries, remote work and school, reports on the first infected and all that followed, …
Raziskovalni projekt intermedijske umetnice Valerie Wolf GangIdentiteta
17. 9. 2021–26. 9. 2021
Bodi to, kar si, vse drugo je že zasedeno. Oscar Wilde
The 20th and 21st Century Art Collection
26. 8. 2021–17. 10. 2021
The Museum and Galleries of Ljubljana (MGML) was set up as a public institution in 2009, following a merger between a number of previously independent galleries and the City Museum of Ljubljana. We have been collecting artworks under this new name for more than a decade now, thereby continuing a tradition that was begun over a hundred years ago, in 1907, by the then mayor of Ljubljana, Ivan Hribar.
An exhibition dedicated to the 200th anniversary of the Congress of LjubljanaThe Red and the Black
18. 6. 2021–24. 4. 2022
In 2021, during the Slovenian Presidency of the Council of the European Union, the exhibition associates Ljubljana and Slovenia with their historical and current roles in the European international relations.
The 30th anniversary of the Republic of SloveniaLjubljana during the War for Slovenia in 1991
26. 3. 2021–15. 8. 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.
Robertina Šebjanič: Co_sonic 1884 km2
24. 3. 2021–24. 3. 2021
The audio-visual installation by Robertina Šebjanič, which will be on view on Wednesday, March 24, 2021, between 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. in the Ambrožev trg square park, is the third in a series of projects taking place in the run-up to the opening of Cukrarna.