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Publications

Today it is golden shopping carts that are bringing us to the new age. In the past, privatisation vouchers, large home appliances, self-management, games of military hide-and-seek, the earliest trade ...

The "Marc Riboud: Conscious Traveller. Concerned Photographer." exhibition is accompanied by a guide with twenty of Riboud’s photographs.

"Tihomir Pinter: The Chemistry of the Image" exhibition is accompanied by a book that includes an in-depth art-historical study of both the extent and the significance of Pinter’s oeuvre, as ...

Accompanying "Damjan Gale: The Architect of Light" exhibition is the first overview monograph about Gale’s work, containing over 180 black-and-white and colour photographs. 

"Memory of Earth" is a retrospective exhibition by Tone Lapajne, an important Slovenian artist with an impressive oeuvre, but who has yet to get his due. 

The book Plečnik's Architecture in Ljubljana, written by Andrej Hrausky, an architect who already authored several books and is a connoisseur of Plečnik's work, brings a comprehensive overview of Plečnik's ...

The book "Hiša Plečnik House: on the centenary of the purchase of the house at 4 Karunova street in the year of Plečnik House's comprehensive renovation (1915–2015)" offers a comprehensive ...

Exhibition Catalogue

The "Sebastião Salgado: Genesis" exhibition is accompanied by a guide that takes readers through 12 selected Salgado's photographs. 

The "Josef Koudelka: Sledi / Vestiges 1991–2012" exhibition is accompanied by a publication with twenty reproductions of Koudelka’s photographs. Josef Koudelka is one of the world’s most acknowledged masters of ...

The retrospective exhibition "Jože Ciuha: The Labyrinth of Time" is accompanied by an extensive and comprehensive catalogue containing reproductions of over 200 works.  

The "Jože Suhadolnik: ALBUM, Neue Slowenische Kunst" exhibition is accompanied by a catalogue with 59 reproductions of Suhadolnik’s photographs.  

The new book about the life and work of Jože Plečnik brings a fresh view on the Slovenian architect through the eyes of Noah Charney, PhD. The author connects and ...

Catalogue accompanying the "The Body in Play" exhibition by Tone Stojko. Gesture and abstraction – two dimensions typical of painting – are introduced into photography by the master of photography ...

Strip z naslovom 'Ivan Cankar: podobe iz življenja', ki je izšel v letu obeleževanja stoletnice smrti največjega literata slovenske moderne, je vsebinsko zasnoval kustos za novejšo zgodovino v Mestnem muzeju ...

Iztok Sitar aka Ninel (this is an anagram, which can be read backwards) is among the most significant comic book artists in Slovenia. His body of work is extensive, and ...

As he stated in several interviews, some also reprinted in this publication, Tomislav Gotovac did not have an exhibitionist’s easy attitude to nudity. He found it quite hard – even ...

Exhibition "Densifying "is an intimate experience, as we live within the world of metaphors, concepts and relations, some exclusively general, others subjective. In the world of multiplicity of individuals, sculptures ...

Winner of the 31st edition of the Biennial of Graphic Arts, Ljubljana (2015) Ištvan Išt Huzjan presented a series of works from the past few years at the City Art ...

Tugo Šušnik, so it seems, could not have defined his forty-four years of artistic activity in the public eye in a more radical manner and with more self-irony than he ...

"Utopia / Dystopia: Architecture, City, Territory" unveils strategies that artists employ in dealing with urban architecture and range from investigating the construction process, researching architectural structures and materials to analysing ...

The meaning is considered to come from the sound made by leaves rubbing against each other, referred to as rustling. Life blossoms within this bare murmur. The sounds heard are ...

Visual art is to a large degree the art ofthe body, as its mission is to create images, which are most often connected with the body as the object of ...

Artists presented at the exhibition: Dragan Arrigler, Primož Bizjak, Rajko Bizjak, Bojan Brecelj, Jure Breceljnik, Božidar Dolenc, Jure Eržen, Saša Fuis, Boris Gaberščik, Tomaž Gregorič, Irena Herak, Lado Jakša, Manca ...

More than merely the principal document of the "I Other" exhibition, this publication is also conceived as an afterword to it and the unique tale of it, recounting the idea ...

The selected painters are not only joined by their age (all born in the early 1970s), but also by their similar approaches regarding the questions of representation / representativeness of ...

The group exhibition "Waves in Sculpture" continues the thematic series of exhibitions that analyse contemporary Slovenian sculpture with a selection of some of the most renowned Slovenian academic sculptors of ...

Our presentation of Kožarić’s works is the most comprehensive in Slovenia to date, and has been staged in cooperation with the Museum of Contemporary Art (MSU) in Zagreb. Conceived in ...

An exhaustive insight into artistic functioning, often related to the elementarity of everyday and caught in creative stories, is also provided by the overall exhibition ant catalogue of the academic ...

"Inside Out - Not So White Cube" is a long-term research and co-curatorial cross-disciplinary project initiated by Alenka Gregorič, the artistic director of the City Art Gallery Ljubljana and CC ...

On the occasion of the centenary of this key Suprematist object of early twentieth-century historical avant-garde art, City Art Gallery Ljubljana hosted a themed group exhibition presenting a selection of ...

Examples of Laughter in Art will feature artists of different generations, with widely varied personal poetics, who, in their work, deal more or less openly with themes, forms and variations ...

Following the first presentation of Bojan Gorenec’s work at the Museum of Modern Art (Moderna Galerija, Ljubljana) in 1990 (entitled Painting 1982–1990), "How Paintings Emerge (1979–2014)" exhibition is one of ...

With a selected and refined concept these exhibition and catalogue put emphasis on the structure, form, composition, the variety of themes and materials and spatial possibilities of sculpture.

This is not an exhibition catalogue. Neither is it a monograph of an artist. And it is not an artist’s book either. It is a book. A book, whose dramaturgy ...

Exhibition of net.art at the City Art Gallery Ljubljana is a matter of continuing an exhibition series that forms an important part of the program scheme: themed exhibitions that broach ...

“Born in stars, we live on earth as poets.” In a Hegelian twist, English poet, painter, and mystic William Blake's notion could also read born on earth, we live in ...

This exhibition, "What I Talk About When I Talk About …" in the City Art Gallery of Ljubljana is without doubt the most extensive and most complex display of Rene ...

Taking the form of a repeat presentation of his "Die Welt ist schön" project staged at the ŠKUC Gallery in Ljubljana in 1982, Mandić’s first solo appearance after thirty years ...

The artist’s involvement in space reaches beyond the physical limitations of the gallery. Every exhibition project presents a new challenge. Mestna galerija’s specific layout comprising several floors has led to ...

How does television – that omnipresent, one-way disseminator of imagery, information, and ideology – affect our daily lives and inform our view of reality? The exhibition is not intended to ...

People are multi-layered, plural, multi-sensual systems, we are subjects composed of body and soul, we are the sites where an infinite multitude of feelings and perceptions erupt, where art is ...

An Exhibition marks the 50th anniversary of the central Ljubljana art gallery, which has left an indelible mark on the history of Slovenian culture with its distinctive program features and ...

Painter Milan Erič’s retrospective exhibition at the Mestna galerija Ljubljana is the most extensive overview of his artistic output to date. It is conceived as a visually dynamic display of ...

What do sports and art, or more precisely, football and art have in common? The idea behind the exhibition entitled The Beautiful Game is not to ponder about and draw ...

Exhibition offers an emotional and formal approach to sculpture which, in spite of its variety, appears as a major work of art, with various degrees of comprehension, recognition, association, and ...

"Sandi Červek has created abstract paintings using only black since 1989. Since they might seem to be sad and hermetic people do not usually relish such works at first sight, ...

The exhibition at the City Art Museum and catalouge concentrates on the role of drawing in Slovene comics from inception to the present day. In this medium the drawing is ...

"The Borrowed Time" comprises photographs of stage performances of Jan Fabre made by masters of photography of the latter part of the twentieth century. They are a metamorphosis of kind, ...

There are quite a few stories about Ljubljana institutions such as Ljudmila, which played a crucial role, particularly in the 1990s, in creating the local art scene, each in its ...

Goran Djordjević has been active in the art scene from the mid seventies as one of the protagonists of the so-called “analytic line” of Belgrade conceptualism. In 1979, he completely ...

This exhibition provides a multilayered view of the artistic production of the featured artists and the role, or perhaps simply a visual reflection, of their friendship with the two key ...

What is the position of the Shuffle exhibition in relation to the existing reality? Always a critical and insightful observer of reality, its everyday aspects, representations, and theoretical interpretations, Lenárdič ...

What happens if we divest language of figurativeness and start taking it literally, word for word? With a number of selected idioms from the Slovenian language as our points of ...

First and foremost, it brought us up against the dilemma of how to “shortlist” the artists that we should meet, or rather, that others might think we should meet. We ...

"My life is at the intersection of Eastern and Western cultures … Life changes and I change with it, but change takes time … This has taught me to go ...

Dolgo pričakovana monografija 'Zgodovina Ljubljane. Od kolišč do zelene prestolnice' simbolno zaokrožuje skoraj stoletno prizadevanje različnih strokovnjakov in institucij, da bi pripravili vsebinsko zaokrožen pregled zgodovine našega glavnega mesta.