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.

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.

DRAUGHT | Jošt Franko, Blut und Boden

04 June 2020 — 20 September 2020 | Discussion: Saturday, 20 June 2020 | 7 p.m.
Jošt Franko’s artistic and photographic practice is based on interdisciplinary research projects exploring the topics of migration, workers’ rights, and the ignored parallel histories of communities and individuals in the territories of the former Yugoslavia.

RESTORATION EXHIBITION | Rihard Jakopič Up Close. Old damages – new solutions

18 June 2020 — 27 September 2020
RIHARD JAKOPIČ UP CLOSE Old damages – new solutions   The Department for Restoration of the Academy of Fine Arts and Design of the University of Ljubljana has been involved, for many years, in projects organised by the Museum of Modern Art, providing the input of young specialis...

LIGHTING GUERRILLA | Boštjan Čadež & Tatiana Kocmur: Quintessence

15 June 2020 — 24 June 2020
Quintessence is an audio-visual performance that combines the intermedia practice of Boštjan Čadež with the performative body of Tatiana Kocmur. The body of the performer is covered with LED lights that respond to her movement: her moves are captured by the sensors as picture and sound. Her choreography thus creates an animated image that is supported by a video projection.

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.

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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