News and announcements

OPEN CALL | Curatorial Intensive in New Orleans

Deadline: 11 January 2019
Independent Curators International (ICI), in collaboration with Contemporary Arts Center New Orleans (CAC), produces the Curatorial Intensive in New Orleans, Louisiana. From 22 to 28 March 2019, a one-week professional development program offers curators the opportunity to explore art production and international connections currently developing in New Orleans and the greater Gulf of Mexico region.

70+7 | On this day ...

28 December 2006
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.

ONLINE EXHIBITION | Transfer | Circuits

08 October 2018 — 31 December 2018
For a number of years, City of Women festival and Web Museum by Moderna galerija, Ljubljana collaborates in inventory and archiving of the rich contents from the festival's history. The exhibition Transfer | Circuits curated by Lenka Đorojević and Alja Lobnik have selected 35 archival video materials of artists from the field of performing arts who have played a crucial role in the formation of the performative scene and practices.

BOOK OF THE MONTH | Monument – Drago Tršar & Hello World. Revising a Collection

28 September 2018 | 14:00
In October we highlight two publications that were published with the exhibitions. Catalogue on the Monument – Drago Tršar exhibition & catalogue of Hello World. Revising a Collection exhibition, held this year at Hamburger Bahnhof – Museum für Gegenwart.

IN MEMORIAM | Geta Brătescu (1926–2018)

19 September 2018 | 16:00
Geta Brătescu, one of central figures of the Romanian avant-garde has died at 92.


17 September 2018 — 19 September 2018
Last week, between 17 and 19 September, a meeting of L’Internationale, a confederation of seven museums – MACBA (Barcelona), Moderna Galerija (Ljubljana), Museum of Modern Art (Warsaw), Museum van Hedendaagse Kunst Antwerpen (Antwerp), SALT (Istanbul and Ankara), Van Abbemuseum (Eindhoven), and the Museo Reina Sofía (Madrid) – was held in Madrid.

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.