Academic Event

Type Lecture
Date 28 January 2020
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 21:27

Type Lecture
Date 10 December 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production Društvo Igor Zabel, SCCA-Ljubljana
Co-production MG+MSUM
Duration 82:50

The seemingly paradoxical abstract mixtum compositum that is prospective archaeology consists of a practice that operates in accordance with two opposing arrows of time. One of these arrows is oriented vertically into the deep time of cultures that[]

Subtitle Bauhaus: The Imperative of Transparency
Type Lecture
Date 3 December 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production Društvo Igor Zabel
Co-production MG+MSUM
Duration 39:09

General knowledge associates the concept of transparency with glass. However, glass not only stands for transparency, but also for a lack of aura. As Walter Benjamin held in Experience and Impoverishment, “glass is at all the enemy of[]

Subtitle Bauhaus: The Imperative of Transparency
Type Lecture
Date 3 December 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production Društvo Igor Zabel
Co-production MG+MSUM
Duration 31:33

The talk will investigate the concept of transparency in the writings of Paul Scheerbart, Sigfried Giedion, and Walter Benjamin. Transparency was debated and theorized across the intellectual field, from architecture, the visual arts, and cinema, to[]

Subtitle Bauhaus: The Imperative of Transparency
Type Lecture
Date 3 December 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production Društvo Igor Zabel
Co-production MG+MSUM
Duration 21:48

Functionality, inventiveness and aesthetics of pure forms are only a few of the basic guidelines of the educational programme of the Bauhaus, school for architecture, art and design, which today denotes a recognisable expression – not only in[]

Subtitle Bauhaus: The Imperative of Transparency
Type Lecture
Date 3 December 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production Društvo Igor Zabel
Co-production MG+MSUM
Duration 24:18

Bauhaus: the Imperative of Transparency was critically question the interconnection of transparency and the ideas of the famous school in the fields of architecture, art and education, and in society in general. It was also elaborate on the[]

Subtitle On the Brink: The Visual Arts in the Kingdom of Yugoslavia (1929–1941)
Type Lecture
Date 4 September 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 49:58

Type Lecture , Lecture series
Date 29 August 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 50:10

The lecture presented a body of work and situations that have been in constant logical progression since 1992, probing the margins of technology, ecological thought, autonomy, privacy and biospheric strategies. Peljhan will use the notion of[]

Type Lecture , Lecture series
Date 29 August 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 64:31

Drawing from the art historic and critical apparatus of American post-WWII or Cold War criticism (specifically Jack Burnham and Rosalind Kraus), this lecture addressed the consequences of systematic exclusion of the Eastern European neo-avant-garde[]

Type Lecture , Lecture series
Date 27 August 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 57:55

The claim to artistic autonomy in the early modern period was never absolute. Different frames – from architecture to ideology – have always surrounded artists and shaped the idea of “free expression”. The lecture looked at[]

Type Lecture , Lecture series
Date 27 August 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 45:00

The most common definition of the 1990s is the “transitional period”, which means that it was a time between times. In the realms of politics and art, that time was fertile for flamboyant and megalomaniac projects, which quickly collapsed[]

Type Lecture , Lecture series
Date 26 August 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 40:31

 In his speech, Arseny Zhilyaev talked about the generation of the first post-Soviet shuttle businessmen through the history of the labor biography of Soviet engineer Alexander Dolgov, who after the collapse of the USSR became a private[]

Type Lecture , Lecture series
Date 26 August 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 60:50

When the pop-musical genre called Turbo-folk emerged in Serbia in the 1990s, it provoked a number of controversies and affective antipathies and sympathies. Even though Cultural theoreticians and public intellectuals have mostly dismissed it as the[]

Type Lecture , Lecture series
Date 25 August 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 57:02

With the advent of the Alt-Right there’s a new subculture on the block. Some claim that the avant-garde tactic of transgression is now exclusively to be found on the right. What used to be punk in the 1980s today is alt-right. Although there[]

Type Lecture , Lecture series
Date 25 August 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 53:03

In the avant-garde rhetoric internalized by contemporary art, the ideas of social involvement and artistic achievement are almost identical, claiming that after art’s self-sublation such involvement is art’s principal goal. Yet despite[]

Type Lecture , Lecture series
Date 24 August 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 42:25

Badovinac’s contribution reflected on the specificity of the archives built by some Eastern European artists about the 1990s, especially about the wars in the Balkans, and on the question of the impact that artists’ archives have on[]

Type Lecture , Lecture series
Date 24 August 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 60:25

The addressee of populism is commonly defined in cultural terms as a human embodiment of a specific way of life (culture?) considered common, average or ordinary. The avant-garde art, in contrast, epitomizes precisely the opposite: the exceptional,[]

Type Lecture , Lecture series
Date 23 August 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 53:25

Today the Russian philosophy known as Cosmism has been largely forgotten. Its utopian tenets – combining Western Enlightenment with Eastern philosophy, Russian Orthodox traditions with Marxism – inspired many key Soviet thinkers until[]

Subtitle How Yugoslavia discovered non-alignment and became the Third World leader [opening talk]
Type Lecture , Conference
Date 27 May 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 77:06

The conference was dedicated to the question of how to harness the historical visions of the non-alignment movement (NAM) in light of the current global geopolitical situation. Another important question was to tackle the legacy of culture in[]

Subtitle Southern Constellations: The Poetics of the Non-Aligned
Type Lecture
Date 5 April 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 74:32

The lecture Towards an Aesthetics of Southern Uprisings by a curator and film theorist Olivier Hadouchi accompanies the Southern Constellations: The Poetics of the Non-Aligned exhibition. []

Subtitle Lecture series +Kantina MSUM: Migrations in Time and Space
Type Lecture , Lecture series
Date 19 February 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production +Kantina MSUM
Co-production MG+MSUM
Duration 78:50

The public perception of Bela krajina has been marked by the wire on the border, a subject of far more debates than the economic and social issues that this cut-off region has been grappling with for many years. A closer look reveals that it was this[]

Subtitle Lecture series +Kantina MSUM: Migrations in Time and Space
Type Lecture , Lecture series
Date 22 January 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production +Kantina MSUM
Co-production MG+MSUM
Duration 84:51

The point of departure will be the work of the Slovene-American writer Louis Adamič, whose 120th anniversary of birth was celebrated this year; the Sophia publishing house is soon to publish his work From Many Lands translated into Slovene[]

Type Lecture
Date 18 December 2018
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 52:30

Alenka Puhar casts light on the social climate of the 1960s, when photographer Stojan Kerbler took his first anthological portraits of children, by looking at a number of critical accounts in the press and literature of the time, portraying the[]

Subtitle Kerbler’s photography from the angle of ethnology
Type Lecture
Date 16 November 2018
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 79:34

Subtitle Yugoslav Monuments Associated with the First World War (1918–1941)
Type Lecture , Symposium
Date 19 October 2018
Production Oddelek za umetnostno zgodovino, FF, UNI LJ
City of production Slovenia
Co-production MG+MSUM

The First World War monuments produced in interwar Yugoslavia are today usually discussed separately, within the context of the successor state to which they belong. The symposium will attempt to present a picture of this production that is as[]

Subtitle Yugoslav Monuments Associated with the First World War (1918–1941)
Type Lecture , Symposium
Date 19 October 2018
Production Oddelek za umetnostno zgodovino, FF, UNI LJ
City of production Slovenia
Co-production MG+MSUM

The First World War monuments produced in interwar Yugoslavia are today usually discussed separately, within the context of the successor state to which they belong. The symposium will attempt to present a picture of this production that is as[]

Subtitle Yugoslav Monuments Associated with the First World War (1918–1941)
Type Lecture , Symposium
Date 19 October 2018
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production Oddelek za umetnostno zgodovino, FF, UNI LJ
Co-production MG+MSUM
Duration 30:40

The First World War monuments produced in interwar Yugoslavia are today usually discussed separately, within the context of the successor state to which they belong. The symposium will attempt to present a picture of this production that is as[]

Type Lecture , Symposium
Date 19 October 2018
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production Oddelek za umetnostno zgodovino, FF, UNI LJ
Co-production MG+MSUM
Duration 41:02

The First World War monuments produced in interwar Yugoslavia are today usually discussed separately, within the context of the successor state to which they belong. The symposium will attempt to present a picture of this production that is as[]

Subtitle Yugoslav Monuments Associated with the First World War (1918–1941)
Type Lecture , Symposium
Date 19 October 2018
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production Oddelek za umetnostno zgodovino, FF, UNI LJ
Co-production MG+MSUM
Duration 37:02

The First World War monuments produced in interwar Yugoslavia are today usually discussed separately, within the context of the successor state to which they belong. The symposium will attempt to present a picture of this production that is as[]

Subtitle Yugoslav Monuments Associated with the First World War (1918–1941)
Type Lecture , Symposium
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production Oddelek za umetnostno zgodovino, FF, UNI LJ
Co-production MG+MSUM
Duration 26:21

The First World War monuments produced in interwar Yugoslavia are today usually discussed separately, within the context of the successor state to which they belong. The symposium will attempt to present a picture of this production that is as[]

Subtitle Introduction
Type Lecture , Symposium
Date 18 October 2018
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production Oddelek za umetnostno zgodovino, FF, UNI LJ
Co-production MG+MSUM
Duration 06:38

Introductions: []

Subtitle Yugoslav Monuments Associated with the First World War (1918–1941)
Type Lecture , Symposium
Date 18 October 2018
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production Oddelek za umetnostno zgodovino, FF, UNI LJ
Co-production MG+MSUM
Duration 29:13

Subtitle Yugoslav Monuments Associated with the First World War (1918–1941)
Type Lecture , Symposium
Date 18 October 2018
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production Oddelek za umetnostno zgodovino, FF, UNI LJ
Co-production MG+MSUM
Duration 35:38

Subtitle Yugoslav Monuments Associated with the First World War (1918–1941)
Type Lecture , Symposium
Date 18 October 2018
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production Oddelek za umetnostno zgodovino, FF, UNI LJ
Co-production MG+MSUM
Duration 32:58

Subtitle Yugoslav Monuments Associated with the First World War (1918–1941)
Type Lecture , Symposium
Date 18 October 2018
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production Oddelek za umetnostno zgodovino, FF, UNI LJ
Co-production MG+MSUM
Duration 38:40

Subtitle Yugoslav Monuments Associated with the First World War (1918–1941)
Type Lecture , Symposium
Date 18 October 2018
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production Oddelek za umetnostno zgodovino, FF, UNI LJ
Co-production MG+MSUM
Duration 35:50

Subtitle Yugoslav Monuments Associated with the First World War (1918–1941)
Type Lecture , Symposium
Date 18 October 2018
Production Oddelek za umetnostno zgodovino, FF, UNI LJ
City of production Slovenia
Co-production MG+MSUM
Duration 24:12

The First World War monuments produced in interwar Yugoslavia are today usually discussed separately, within the context of the successor state to which they belong. The symposium will attempt to present a picture of this production that is as[]

Type Lecture , Symposium
Date 18 October 2018
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production Oddelek za umetnostno zgodovino, FF, UNI LJ
Co-production MG+MSUM
Duration 58:51

The First World War monuments produced in interwar Yugoslavia are today usually discussed separately, within the context of the successor state to which they belong. The symposium will attempt to present a picture of this production that is as[]

Type Lecture
Date 5 October 2014
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production City of Women
Duration 99:32

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Type Lecture
Date 26 March 2009
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production City of Women
Duration 77:34

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Type Lecture
Date 25 March 2009
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production City of Women
Duration 104:48

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Subtitle Dubravka Đurić
Type Lecture , Seminar
Date 20 March 2009
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production City of Women
Duration 21:35

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Subtitle Barbara Borčić
Type Lecture , Seminar
Date 20 March 2009
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production City of Women
Duration 40:16

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Subtitle Bettina Knaup
Type Lecture , Seminar
Date 20 March 2009
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production City of Women
Duration 32:33

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Subtitle Angelika Richter
Type Lecture , Seminar
Date 20 March 2009
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production City of Women
Duration 63:22

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Type Lecture
Date 16 October 2008
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production City of Women
Co-production ŠKUC

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Type Lecture
Date 12 October 2007
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production City of Women
Duration 88:24

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Type Lecture
Date 6 October 2007
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production City of Women
Co-production ŠKUC
Duration 81:49

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Subtitle Blogging and lecture
Type Lecture
Date 3 October 2007
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production City of Women
Duration 52:41

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Type Lecture
Date 10 October 2006
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production City of Women
Duration 06:44

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Subtitle Resonating Memory Traces [lectures]
Type Lecture
Date 6 October 2006
City of production Ljubljana
Production City of Women
Duration 03:08

A presentation of research into visual music by Mary Ellen Bute []

Type Lecture
Date 4 October 2006
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production City of Women
Duration 36:06

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Type Lecture
Date 3 October 2006
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production City of Women
Duration 48:25

Subtitle Slide-show for digital projection for a lecture
Type Site-specific, Mixed media, Mixed media, Lecture , Screening
Date 2006
City of production Ljubljana
Duration 07:16

Type Lecture
Date 13 October 2005
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production City of Women
Duration 62:07

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Type Presentation, Lecture
Date 6 October 2004
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production City of Women
Duration 06:46

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Type Lecture
Date 1 October 2004
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production City of Women
Duration 22:24

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Type Lecture , Seminar
Date presumably 2002
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production Kapelica Gallery
Duration 05:14

Between 1999 and 2009, each Monday at 9 pm Aljoša Kolenz held a lecture seminar discussing a number of topics from the field of psychoanalysis with a focus on the interpretation of the texts and concepts of Jacques Lacan. []