MG Bookstore


TUESDAY – SUNDAY   10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

THURSDAY   10 a.m. – 8 p.m. (in July and August)

CLOSED: on Mondays and 1 January, 1 May, 1 November, 25 December



You may also order publications by post at the Moderna galerija plus Museum of Contemporary Art Metelkova. Please send your request to and specify the publication. You may pay on delivery or on our bank account.


The MG Bookstore is located on the ground floor of the Moderna galerija / Museum of Modern ArtMG+, Cankarjeva 15, Ljubljana. Visit to the bookstore does not require purchasing the museum's exhibition ticket.


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.


It offers a number of posters and postcards published by Moderna galerija as well as selected titles from Slovenian publishers such as Via Negativa, ZDSLU, Zavod P.A.R.A.S.I.T.E., Studia Humanitatis, *cf., Forum Ljubljana, Društvo za domače raziskave, MGLC, Maska, Fundacija Brumen, KUD Tkalnica idej, Praznine, MAO, and ZRC.


The Bookstore's Focus

  • publications of MG+MSUM,

  • selected monographs of Slovenian artists,

  • art theory books,

  • selection of exhibition catalogues of other Slovenian and foreign publishers,

  • Slovenian magazines from the field of art and theory,

  • children's books and toys.



T: +386 1 241 68 35



Delivery and mailing address

Moderna galerija

MG Bookstore

Windischerjeva 2

1000 Ljubljana



In the bookstores we have new acquisitions from the Documents of Contemporary Art series, published by MIT Press and the Whitechapel Gallery since 2006. Every book presents a collection of relevant texts and passages, dedicated to specific topics, which present practices or issues, crucial for understanding the contemporary visual culture from various theoretical perspectives.