Moderna galerija
Cankarjeva 15, Ljubljana
OPEN: Tuesday — Sunday 10 a.m. — 6 p.m.
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Maistrova 3, Ljubljana
OPEN: Tuesday — Sunday 10 a.m. — 6 p.m.

EXHIBITION | Southern Constellations: The Poetics of the Non-Aligned, Station Gwangju

15 May 2020 — 25 October 2020
Asia Culture Center, Gwangju hosting Southern Constellations: The Poetics of the Non-Aligned exhibition. Southern Constellations: The Poetics of the Non-Aligned, Gwangju Station is an adapted version of exhibition. It focuses mainly on the historical cases as a kind of introduction to the cultural politics of the non-aligned movement.

ONLINE EXHIBITION | Viral Self-Portraits

15 April 2020 — 31 December 2020
We’re home again, now truly isolated for the first time. We’re seeing our kitchens, living rooms, bedrooms, bathrooms with new eyes, and we’re fully aware of the smell of our apartments and houses for the first time, of their comforts and beauty or else the peeling plaster and drafty windows. Some dream interpreters say that when we dream about our homes we’re really dreaming about ourselves, as though our homes were as unique as we are. You are what your home is. But it’s not that simple.

EXHIBITION | Zoran Mušič: Condemned to Hope – Drawings from Dachau

27 February 2020 — 05 July 2020
Twenty-four of Mušič’s Dachau drawings recently discovered in Italy are to be presented at an exhibition included in the Moderna galerija permanent exhibition of 20th century art. The exhibition poses some fundamental questions: "How does art confront the point where absolutely everything can be taken away from us? Not simply as physical death, but as death while still alive. How to create art after the gas chambers?"

EXHIBITION | An Introspective: V.S.S.D. (Painter Do You Know Your Duty, 1985–1995) +– Alen Ožbolt (works 1995–2018)

06 February 2020 — 30 August 2020
Retrospective exhibition of the Painter Do You Know Your Duty (V.S.S.D.) duo, active between 1985 and 1995, and Alen Ožbolt, who after the discontinuation of V.S.S.D. continued his own artistic journey. The exhibition offers a comprehensive insight into the production of this particular phenomenon of art in the late 1980s and early 1990s in our country.

EXHIBITIONS | Karol Radziszewski: QAI/CEE

12 March 2020 — 20 September 2020
Karol Radziszewski presents a rich selection of Central and Eastern European queer archival materials from the collection of the Queer Archives Institute (QAI). The QAI, established by Radziszewski in November 2015, is a non-profit artist-run organization dedicated to research, collection, digitalization, presentation, exhibition, analysis and artistic interpretation of queer archives, with special focus on the countries of the former Eastern Bloc.

LIBRARY | New Aquisitions

List of new arrivals at the MG+MSUM library, the largest specialised museum library for modern and contemporary art in Slovenia at +MSUM groundfloor.


List of posts containing video materials from the past two years: lectures, panel discussions, performances.


The purpose of education programmes is to broaden the narrative created by our exhibitions and the works from our collections. The programmes promote the development of critical thought in conjunction with modern and contemporary art, society and self-reflection of museum as an institution.

COLLECTIONS: Museum of Modern Art

Moderna galerija houses the national collection of 20th century Slovene art (paintings, sculptures, prints and drawings as well as photography, video and electronic media collections) and a collection of works from the former Yugoslavia. Collections overview is available on this link


List of news and announcements of the MG+MSUM.


The systematic and continuous work of the department that focuses on the archives and press clipping collection of Slovenian visual artists and exhibition grounds includes the Raz_Ume computer database that was created in 1989 and compiles the events in the field of visual arts of the 20th and 21st centuries in Slovenia.

MG Bookstore

The MG BOOKSTORE offers a variety of publications related to the museum's exhibitions programme and focusing on modern and contemporary art, art monographs and catalogues of past and current exhibitions.

The +MSUM Bookstore

The +MSUM BOOKSTORE is an alternative to typical museum shops and fits in with the MG+ bookstore and the concept of +MSUM and its evolution as the new museum unit of Moderna galerija in Ljubljana.
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