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70+7 | On this day ...

21 September 1978
This year, Moderna galerija is celebrating its 70th anniversary and the Museum of Contemporary Art Metelkova, a part of Moderna galerija, its 7th anniversary. On this day 16 September 1996 Moderna galerija presented an exhibition of New acquisitions of Moderna galerija of Zdenko Huzjan.

CATALOGUE | Monument – Drago Tršar

At MG+MSUM bookstores from 4 September 2018
On the occasion of Monument – Drago Tršar exhibition, Moderna galerija published an extensive publication, with 256 pages and 215 reproductions. Monograph was edited by Marko Jenko, who is also author of the text; biobibliography was prepared by Bojana Rogina, and designed by Darko Pokorn.

OPEN CALL: Managing Editor L’Internationale online platform "Our Many Europes" (2018–2022)

Application deadline: 5 October 2018
Valand Academy and L’Internationale confederation of European museums wish to appoint a Managing Editor for L’Internationale online platform. The position is linked to the four year programme "Our Many Europes" (EACEA 32/2017), and appointed as an Adjunct at Valand Academy for the duration.

OPEN CALL | 21st Contemporary Art Biennial Sesc_Videobrasil: Imagined Communities

Deadline: 10 August 2018, by 6:00 p.m.
​Associação Cultural Videobrasil and Sesc São Paulo, make public the opening of Artist applications for selection to participate in the 21st Contemporary Art Biennial Sesc_Videobrasil.

EXHIBITION at MIMA | New Mappings of Europe: This Is Water

16 June 2018 — 07 October 2018
The exhibition at MIMA – Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art in the context of New Mappings of Europe project looks at the long histories of migration that have forged the current shape of the UK. It is about the rich languages, cultures and identities that are formed by many ethnicities and nationalities coming together. It highlights the dominance that some groups of people hold over others and the damage that racism continues to have.


July, August, September 2018


20 April 2018 | 12:00
Marko Peljhan is an artist and researcher working in and between art, technology and science. His projects, initiatives, and collaborations span a vast area ranging from ecology and social reflection to tactical media, technology, space explorations and geopolitics.

BOOK PRESENTATION | 21 Women from Ljubljana

14 February 2018 | 18:00
Presentation of the collection of verse by Mohamad Abdul Moaenem 21 Women from Ljubljana. The poems by Mohamad Abdul Moaenem, a refugee from Syria, are dedicated to the women that have impacted him since his arrival in Ljubljana two years ago.

SYMPOSIUM AND EXHIBITION | Dedicated to Zoran Mušič in Trieste

26 January 2018 | 10:00 | Revoltella Museum, Trieste
After the extraordinary discovery of Zoran Mušič’s Dachau drawings, the Revoltella Museum in Trieste is preparing a symposium dedicated to Zoran Mušič and followed by the opening of the exhibition, where the found drawings will be on display for the first time.