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  • Our little big sea

    Our little big sea

    Interactive exhibition

    Although it is small, the Slovenian sea is an important part of our natural heritage. It is part of a major global sea. It created a life that has straggled incredible diversity in millions of years.

    Slovenian Museum of Natural History

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  • Where The Bees Are At Home

    Where The Bees Are At Home

    Slovenia has a rich beekeeping heritage and associated values that have been passed down from generation to generation for centuries. 

    Slovene Ethnographic Museum

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  • Museum (R)evoution 1948-2018

    Museum (R)evoution 1948-2018

    The 70th anniversary of the Museum of Contemporary History of Slovenia

    This year, the National Museum of Contemporary History celebrates the 70th anniversary of its opening. In celebration, the Museum has prepared a grand exhibition: Museum (R)evolution 1948-2018, focusing on the four periods in the museum’s evolution and showcasing select objects significant for the 20th-century national history of Slovenia.

    Cekin Mansion: National Museum of Contemporary History

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  • Ivan Cankar

    Ivan Cankar

    Temporary exhibition

    2018 is Cankar’s Year with which we are commemorating the hundredth anniversary of the death of our greatest writer, and his rich body of work.

    City Museum of Ljubljana - MGML

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  • Ivana Kobilca (1861-1926): »But of course, painting is something beautiful!«

    Ivana Kobilca (1861-1926): »But of course, painting is something beautiful!«

    This exhibition, marking the 100th anniversary of the National Gallery of Slovenia, will be presenting the life and work of Ivana Kobilca, one of the most renowned Slovenian artists of all times.

    National Gallery

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  • In Search of Freedom: 1968-2018

    In Search of Freedom: 1968-2018

    Has searching for freedom changed in the last 50 years? The international exhibition In Search of Freedom: 1968-2018 offers an answer to this question and through the examination of the images of student protests across Europe, paints an image the world as it then was, juxtaposing it with the imagery...

    Cekin Mansion: National Museum of Contemporary History

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  • The Gold of Chinese Emperors

    The Gold of Chinese Emperors

    Royal Gold Wares of Wanli Period, Ming Dynasty – Dong Bo Zhai Collection

    The exhibition presents 145 gold items from the Dong Bo Zhai collection from Wanli period (1573-1620) of the Ming dynasty, which illuminate the knowledge of imperial gold crafts.

    National Museum of Slovenia

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  • The sea – our life, unveiled memories of a fisherman’s family

    The sea – our life, unveiled memories of a fisherman’s family

    Discover the treasure trove of memories, of the Cahari family from Nabrežina near Trieste, explore the largest private family collection of fishing gear in the Trieste region.

    Slovene Ethnographic Museum

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  • Elza Kastl Obereigner (1884–1973), Sculptor and Painter

    Elza Kastl Obereigner (1884–1973), Sculptor and Painter

    Elza Kastl Obereigner was once known as "slovenian last miniaturist". Now we are presenting her oeuvre in sculpture.

    City Museum of Ljubljana - MGML

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  • Plečnik and the Sacred

    Plečnik and the Sacred

    Exhibition

    On the basis of original written records, sketches and correspondences, as well as completed projects at home and abroad, the Plečnik and the Sacred exhibition will strive to present Plečnik's idea of what is sacred. 

    Plečnik House

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  • How Seeds Travel

    How Seeds Travel

    Exhibition

    The exhibition presents the diversity of plant seeds and fruits, in terms of how plants travel and in what ways they provide for spreading the seeds.

    Slovenian Museum of Natural History

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  • Living with Water - Southern Fringe of Ljubljana

    Living with Water - Southern Fringe of Ljubljana

    Exhibition

    Living with Water – The Southern Fringe of Ljubljana, an exhibition that looks at alternative urban development scenarios that consider the synergetic relationships between humankind and the natural environment, as rising sea levels and melting icecaps brings the issue of living with water to the fore, extending across both local...

    Fužine Castle: Museum of Architecture and Design

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  • Body Worlds Vital

    Body Worlds Vital

    Body Worlds Vital is an exhibition of human bodies, preserved through a ground-breaking method - plastination. It shows how our bodies move in everyday life, as well as during athletic activities.

    Ljubljana Exhibition and Convention Centre

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  • Secrets of a Long Life

    Secrets of a Long Life

    A Journey from a Restoration Studio to an Exhibition

    Looking after old and fragile objects is a fight against time and decay. Conservators-restorers are the specialists who look after the National Gallery’s collections. Their job is to preserve the precious objects for the present and the future generations.

    National Gallery

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  • 33 days

    33 days

    Exhibition marking the 100th anniversary of the founding of the State of Slovenes, Croats and Serbs

    The exhibition marks the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War, the break-up of the Austro-Hungarian state framework and the founding of the State of Slovenes, Croats and Serbs.

    National Museum of Slovenia - Metelkova ulica street

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  • Sites of Sustainability: Pavilions, Manifestos and Crypts

    Sites of Sustainability: Pavilions, Manifestos and Crypts

    In April, the exhibition Hello World was held at the Hamburger Bahnhof- Museum für Gegenwart, part of the Berlin Nationalgalerie. Moderna galerija was participating in this exhibition with works from its Arteast 2000+ collection and this part of the exhibition will now be put on display in Ljubljana.

    Museum of Contemporary Art Metelkova (MSUM)

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  • Baked furniture

    Baked furniture

    Baked furniture is an exhibition of experiments and products from scrap plastic. Lately there is a lot of talk about the negative impact of plastics on our environment around the world.

    Fužine Castle: Museum of Architecture and Design

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  • Drago Tršar: Erotic Sculpture

    Drago Tršar: Erotic Sculpture

    Academic sculptor and academician Drago Tršar has for many decades marked the Slovenian artistic space with a great creative energy and author's recognizable artistic language.

    City Art Gallery - MGML

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  • Milton Glaser: Posters

    Milton Glaser: Posters

    The form and work of Milton Glaser (1929–) have been inscribed into the history of graphic design in large letters. His prolific creative oeuvre includes a wealth of original and revolutionary design solutions, from commercials and corporate images, to book and record covers.

    Tivoli Mansion: International Centre of Graphic Arts

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  • Lumpi park Tivoli ice-skating rink

    Lumpi park Tivoli ice-skating rink

    At the Lumpi Park skating is available for all generations.

    Tivoli Sports Park

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  • In good hands

    In good hands

    An exhibition commemorating the 60 years of the Department of Conservation and Restoration of the National Museum of Slovenia.

    National Museum of Slovenia - Metelkova ulica street

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  • Nathalie Du Pasquier, Fair Game

    Nathalie Du Pasquier, Fair Game

    Exhibition

    Nathalie Du Pasquier's playful, inviting and visually diverse compositions transform the spaces of the International Graphic Art Center's gallery into a set of microcircuits in which images, graphics, drawings, wall paintings, wallpapers and sculptural structures intertwine.

    Tivoli Mansion: International Centre of Graphic Arts

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  • The Joys of Winter

    The Joys of Winter

    Photographic exhibition

    Photographic exhibition the ‘Joys of Winter’ celebrates the work of the legendary Dnevnik’s photojournalist Marjan Ciglič (1924–1998) at the 20th anniversary of his death. During his more than forty years long career, Ciglič created one of the most comprehensive photographic chronicles of the everyday life of Slovenians at home and abroad.

    Cekin Mansion: National Museum of Contemporary History

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  • Over my Eyes: Stories of Iraq

    Over my Eyes: Stories of Iraq

    Photographic exhibition

    The photographic exhibition, titled "Over my Eyes: Stories of Iraq", which has just been showed at DOX Centre for Contemporary Art in Prague for the first time, offers an unfamiliar perspective of Iraq, which we normally perceive through public media images in a very limited way.

    Jakopič Gallery

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  • Rest chairs Gondola by Oskar Kogoj

    Rest chairs Gondola by Oskar Kogoj

    In 1971 BIO 4 introduced a new award for the category of unrealized design ideas that had a good concept but were unable to find their way into production at the time for a number of reasons.

    Fužine Castle: Museum of Architecture and Design

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  • Emonan girl's golden jewellery

    Emonan girl's golden jewellery

    In 2017 and 2018 excavations were carried out in Gosposvetska Street, Ljubljana, by the Archaeological Consortium for Ljubljana, under the auspices of the Museum and Galleries of Ljubljana.

    City Museum of Ljubljana - MGML

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  • Marija Mojca Pungerčar: The Three Botanical Stories

    Marija Mojca Pungerčar: The Three Botanical Stories

    Exhibition

    The exhibition The Three Botanical Stories by Marija Mojca Pungerčar combines three fresh cycles of works dedicated to the small and intimate phenomena of her everyday life.

    Ustvarjalni center Švicarija, Pod turnom 3

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  • Ivana Kobilca: Mira Pintar and Young Women in White

    Ivana Kobilca: Mira Pintar and Young Women in White

    Revelations, January, 2019

    Kobilca draped in white both anonymous models and patrons from bourgeois families. She mostly employed pastel for these works that reflect contemporary fashion style.

    National Gallery

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  • The Land of Ice

    The Land of Ice

    Fairy-tale images created from a crystalline ice and snow mix formed by famous Slovenian and foreign artists are exhibited in a large hall cooled to -4 ℃. Dragons are the theme of this year's exhibition.


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    Kongresni trg square

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  • Precarious Environments

    Precarious Environments

    17 cases of contemporary photography in Slovenia

    17 cases of contemporary photography implicitly lead us to reflect on our social environment, on the ways it has shaped us with the different conditions of life and work under the different systems of the past six decades, from socialism through the period of socio-economic transition to the now all-powerful...

    Museum of Contemporary Art Metelkova (MSUM)

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  • Ljubljanica

    Ljubljanica

    Bojan Velikonja in acclaimed photojournalist from outskirts of Ljubljana. His latest exhibition presents a story about the river Ljubljanica from the outskirts of the Ljubljana Marshes to the city centre.

    Cankarjev dom (cultural and congress centre)

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  • Spirit of the city, Ljubljana Old Town through the eyes of Tihomir Pinter

    Spirit of the city, Ljubljana Old Town through the eyes of Tihomir Pinter

    Photo exhibition

    Tihomir Pinter, a master of analogue black & white photography in handmade gelatin silver prints offers to take you through the old town of Ljubljana.

    Galerija Kresija

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  • Let's Celebrate Together. Hundred Years of the National Gallery of Slovenia

    Let's Celebrate Together. Hundred Years of the National Gallery of Slovenia

    On the 18th of September, 1918, the National Gallery Society was founded – having neither art holdings or exhibition space nor financial assets, but furnished with a lot of zeal. The palace of Narodni Dom became its home in 1925, and since 1933 an extensive permanent art collection has been...


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    The Tivoli Park | Jakopič Promenade

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  • Nature connects us - Parks Dinarides

    Nature connects us - Parks Dinarides

    The exhibition "Nature connects us - Parks Dinarides" will be opened on November 15th promoting protected areas that are part of the Parks Dinarides.


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    Krakov embankment

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  • Kočevje

    Kočevje

    Series of exhibitions, titled Ljubljana Bows to Slovenia

    The exhibition features a group of artists whose life or work has been tied to Kočevje: Tina Đenadić, Mina Fina, Nataša Gašparac, Marko Glavač, Dora Gorše, Aleš Gregorič, Pavel Gregorič, Tomaž Gregorič, Sašo Koprivec, Polonca Lovšin, Lela B. Njatin, Vito Oražem, Urška Pečnik, Kočevje Musicians' Association.

    Vžigalica Gallery - MGML

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  • Jan Palach 69

    Jan Palach 69

    Documentary exhibition

    In January 1969 Jan Palach, a twenty-year-old student, set himself on fire at Wenceslas Square in Prague. He wanted to stir up his fellow citizens to face upcoming "normalization" (the period following the Warsaw Pact invasion of Czechoslovakia in August 1968 and up to the Velvet Revolution in November 1989).

    Town Hall

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  • Eva Petrič: TRANShomoPLANTATION

    Eva Petrič: TRANShomoPLANTATION

    Multimedia, space-adapted installation

    The exhibition TRANShomoPLANTATION is closely linked to Petrič’s previous work and to her years of careful study of man and society, and her research of the environment and the world in the boundless universe.

    Ljubljana Castle

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  • Peer Gynt

    Peer Gynt

    Ballet and Orchestra of the SNG Maribor Opera and Ballet will present a ballet based on Henrik Ibsen's play.

    Cankarjev dom (cultural and congress centre)

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  • Lenart Krečič & His Partners in Crime

    Lenart Krečič & His Partners in Crime

    All jazz standard lovers come join Lenart Krecic quartet and hum along well know jazz songs you love.

    Jazz Club Gajo – Jazz Paradise, Slovenska cesta 58

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