Plečnik and Ljubljana: Shaping Open Space
Plečnik and Ljubljana: Shaping Open Space
2. 2. 2024–12. 5. 2024

The exhibition marking the start of the exhibition year 2024 at Plečnik House presents the findings of Darja Pergovnik, MA, heritage conservator at the Institute for the Protection of Cultural Heritage of Slovenia. Namely, her work has, for several years, been focused on studying and protecting Plečnik's built and green arrangements in Ljubljana.

Plečnik House with a permanent 'Plečnik' exhibition
a pearl of Slovenian cultural heritage of 20th century
Plečnik House with a permanent 'Plečnik' exhibition
Permanent exhibition

“A tower, a mule, me and the garden” – that is how Jože Plečnik imagined his life when he didn’t know yet that after Vienna and Prague his native Ljubljana would be his lifetime’s environment for his creative work.

Past exhibitions

Plečnik and Stelè: The Draughtsman and the Scholar
Plečnik and Stelè: The Draughtsman and the Scholar
20. 10. 2023–28. 1. 2024
The exhibition, created in collaboration with the ZRC SAZU France Stele Institute of Art History, presents the close relationship between Dr. France Stelè and Jože Plečnik. From the extensive correspondence that Stelè preserved is clear that their relationship was both professional and a true friendship. During the construction of Plečnik’s projects in Ljubljana, Stele was the head conservator and the head of the Monument Office.
Vlasto Kopač
Vlasto KopačThe Unwavering Humanist
16. 6. 2023–8. 10. 2023
On the occasion of the 110th anniversary of the birth of architect Vlasto Kopač, Plečnik's student and collaborator, which is being celebrated this year, the exhibition highlights the versatility of this too often overlooked architect's work in many fields, from architecture to monument conservation, from mountaineering to graphic design.
Dorit Margreiter Choy
Dorit Margreiter ChoyA Structure, a Book, We and the Garden
26. 5. 2023–17. 9. 2023
Through these collaborations, they aim to reinvigorate and translate Plečnik's work into the present. Dorit Margreiter Choy's artistic intervention at Plečnik House as a historically marked site, including the architectural structures, the garden, and display elements, deals with the relationship between past and present, between living space and workspace, and the complicated interplay between private and public.
Plečnikove nagrade 2023:
Plečnikove nagrade 2023:razstava nagrajencev
22. 5. 2023–11. 6. 2023
Sklad arhitekta Jožeta Plečnika vsako leto razpisuje Plečnikove nagrade, osrednje javno priznanje slovenskim avtorjem za vrhunske stvaritve na področju arhitekture, urbanizma, krajinske arhitekture ali notranje opreme. Letošnji prejemniki nagrad in priznanj se predstavljajo na razstavi v Plečnikovi hiši.
Maurizio Barberis
Maurizio BarberisA post-modern Stimmung. Jože Plečnik in Ljubljana
10. 3. 2023–14. 5. 2023
A piece of Plečnik’s oeuvre through the photographic lenses and the auteur view of a renowned Italian photographer.
Plečnikovo leto 2022
SPACE IN MOVEMENT, WITH PLEČNIKThinking Plečnik Within the Context of the Community
3. 12. 2022–24. 12. 2022
In the Plečnik Year 2022, students of the Faculty of Natural Sciences and Engineering in Ljubljana explored how Plečnik’s works can be seen, observed, understood, artistically contemplated, and how to familiarise with them in the context of the community. They created original video recordings that can be seen in the video exhibition 'Space in Movement, with Plečnik' at the Plečnik House.

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