MG+MSUM

Type Seminar
Date 22 June 2020
City of production Madrid, Spain
Production MG+MSUM, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía
Duration 133:03

Note: the lecture was given in Spanish. The video is presenting a simultaneous translation to English. []

Date 18 May 2020
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 15:23

How does that reflect in the visual arts? How does art confront the point where absolutely everything can be taken away from us? Not simply as physical death, but as death while still alive. One of the fundamental issues of 20th century art was how[]

Type Workshop, Interview, Statement
Date 18 May 2020
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM, Univerza v Ljubljani, Akademija za likovno umetnost in oblikovanje
Duration 02:17

Date 11 May 2020
City of production Ljubljana
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 02:59

A short presentation of the program of current exhibitions at the Museum of Modern Art and the Museum of Contemporary Art Metelkova when reopening after the quarantine.

Type Document, Concept
Date 17 April 2020
City of production Slovenia

The video documentation was edited specifically for Artemic Series presenting thoughts and interpretation of a selection of works from Moderna galerija Collection brought to you by Moderna galerija staff to their public at the time of[]

Subtitle Fill Two Needs with One Deed
Type Animation
Date 8 April 2020
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 01:05

Moderna galerija is setting up a network of solidarity called “Fill Two Needs with One Deed”, aimed at two groups: artists and others in the field of culture who are ill or in the high-risk group and need help as they find themselves[]

Subtitle Forms of Performing
Type Guided tour
Date 12 March 2020
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM

Karol Radziszewski presents a rich selection of Central and Eastern European queer archival materials from the collection of the Queer Archives Institute (QAI). The QAI, established by Radziszewski in November 2015, is a non-profit artist-run[]

Subtitle Forms of Freedom
Type Guided tour
Date 5 March 2020
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 11:30

The Rojava Film Commune, a collective of filmmakers founded in 2015 and based in the autonomous region of Rojava (which means “West” and refers to the western part of Kurdistan in contemporary northern Syria), inaugurate their[]

Date 27 February 2020
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 00:14

Date 6 February 2020 – 3 May 2020
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 28:59

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
Date 3 December 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production Društvo Igor Zabel
Co-production MG+MSUM
Duration 34:10

Prof. Edvard Ravnikar, the Head of the Faculty of Architecture, Civil Engineering and Geodesy of Ljubljana, introduced a new experimental design programme – the B Course – in 1960. Along with his colleagues, he wished to convey to the[]

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 Art and its Institutions in the Fight Against Populism
Type Symposium
Date 7 November 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 17:51

Subtitle Art and its Institutions in the Fight Against Populism
Type Symposium
Date 7 November 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 16:35

Subtitle Art and its Institutions in the Fight Against Populism
Type Symposium
Date 7 November 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 19:17

Subtitle Art and its Institutions in the Fight Against Populism
Type Symposium
Date 7 November 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 20:34

Subtitle Art and its Institutions in the Fight Against Populism
Type Symposium
Date 7 November 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 18:55

Subtitle Art and its Institutions in the Fight Against Populism
Type Symposium
Date 7 November 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 11:45

Subtitle Art and its Institutions in the Fight Against Populism
Type Symposium
Date 7 November 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 19:02

Subtitle Art and its Institutions in the Fight Against Populism
Type Symposium
Date 6 November 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 10:17

Subtitle Art and its Institutions in the Fight Against Populism
Type Symposium
Date 6 November 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 26:16

Subtitle Art and its Institutions in the Fight Against Populism
Type Symposium
Date 6 November 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 58:33

Subtitle Art and its Institutions in the Fight Against Populism
Type Symposium
Date 6 November 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 51:55

Subtitle Art and its Institutions in the Fight Against Populism
Type Symposium
Date 6 November 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 12:43

Subtitle Art and its Institutions in the Fight Against Populism
Type Symposium
Date 6 November 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 19:37

Subtitle Art and its Institutions in the Fight Against Populism
Type Symposium
Date 6 November 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 20:32

Date 10 October 2019 – 12 January 2020
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 00:10

Subtitle U3, 9th Triennial of Contemporary Art, Dead or Alive
Type Participatory performance
Date 10 October 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 09:56

The collective performance of artists and other experts in the field of visual art from all over Slovenia who have co-shaped the national cultural program is a reference to the traditional folk dance performed in a circle. In terms of art history,[]

Subtitle U3, 9th Triennial of Contemporary Art, Dead or Alive
Type Multimedia installation, Dance performance
Date 10 October 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 09:01

The tracer of the movement Mojca Dimec is re-enacting a performance for the TrueClueRocket installation. The installation was created 30 years ago by Franc Purg in the year of the fall of Berlin Wall and is now partially[]

Subtitle U3, 9th Triennial of Contemporary Art, Dead or Alive
Type Internet art, New-media performance
Date 10 October 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 07:06

Iza Pavlina’s artistic interventions in the porn industry do not touch only on the issues that overlap with art, such as the construction of media images and their aesthetics. She asks what real opportunities young female artists have in[]

Subtitle U3, 9th Triennial of Contemporary Art, Dead or Alive
Type Public art, Participatory performance, Dance performance
Date 10 October 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 05:41

Subtitle U3, 9th Triennial of Contemporary Art, Dead or Alive
Type Public art, Dance performance, Contemporary dance
Date 10 October 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 04:30

30 Seconds for Preservation happens as a periodical routine at a certain time each day when a group of people simultaneously open all the widows of the exhibition space in order to let the air flow freely through the space - from the inside out[]

Type Workshop, Children workshop
Date October 2019
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 02:31

Date October 2019
City of production Vienna, Austria
Production Akademie der Bildenden Künste Wien, ABKW
Co-production MG+MSUM

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[]

Type Conversation
Date 27 June 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM

Type Seminar
Date 30 May 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 23:31

In the new edition of the Glossary of Common Knowledge (2018-2022) Geopolitics referential field is repeating from the previous edition (2013-2018) because we feel such wide referential fields can never be fully exhausted. The first edition[]

Type Seminar
Date 30 May 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 21:36

In the new edition of the Glossary of Common Knowledge (2018-2022) Geopolitics referential field is repeating from the previous edition (2013-2018) because we feel such wide referential fields can never be fully exhausted. The first edition[]

Type Seminar
Date 30 May 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 23:09

In the new edition of the Glossary of Common Knowledge (2018-2022) Geopolitics referential field is repeating from the previous edition (2013-2018) because we feel such wide referential fields can never be fully exhausted. The first edition[]

Type Seminar
Date 30 May 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 57:12

In the new edition of the Glossary of Common Knowledge (2018-2022) Geopolitics referential field is repeating from the previous edition (2013-2018) because we feel such wide referential fields can never be fully exhausted. The first edition[]

Type Seminar
Date 30 May 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 27:26

In the new edition of the Glossary of Common Knowledge (2018-2022) Geopolitics referential field is repeating from the previous edition (2013-2018) because we feel such wide referential fields can never be fully exhausted. The first edition[]

Type Seminar
Date 30 May 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 18:59

In the new edition of the Glossary of Common Knowledge (2018-2022) Geopolitics referential field is repeating from the previous edition (2013-2018) because we feel such wide referential fields can never be fully exhausted. The first edition[]

Type Seminar
Date 30 May 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 23:18

In the new edition of the Glossary of Common Knowledge (2018-2022) Geopolitics referential field is repeating from the previous edition (2013-2018) because we feel such wide referential fields can never be fully exhausted. The first edition[]

Type Seminar
Date 29 May 2019
City of production Ljubljana, Slovenia
Production MG+MSUM
Duration 29:58

In the new edition of the Glossary of Common Knowledge (2018-2022) Geopolitics referential field is repeating from the previous edition (2013-2018) because we feel such wide referential fields can never be fully exhausted. The first edition[]