• image Exhibition We're Renovating!!! [h2]4/18/-10/20/2019[/h2]The exhibition highlights the importance of the cooperation needed to ensure that houses that have survived their original use can start living a new life by presenting renovated buildings in Slovenia, which are an indispensable part of towns and cornerstones of local or even national identity. /Exhibition/We-re-Renovating.aspx 12
  • image Exhibition Creators [h2]5/16/-10/27/2019[/h2]  The exhibition, which could be seen as the first retrospective compilation of contemporary Slovenian fashion designers, offers an insight into the exceptional scope and breadth of the creative efforts invested by the selected authors, their impact on Slovenian fashion and textile design and its embeddedness in the local and international environment. /Exhibition/Creators.aspx 12
  • image Exhibition Layers of time [h2]6/20/-10/20/2019[/h2]The Museum of Architecture and Design MAO is opening the renovated courtyard of the Renaissance Fužine Castle, thus entering a vibrant summer season. The author of this intervention is Julio Gotor Valcarcel, the winner of the Future Architecture 2019 Call for Ideas, with his proposal of the architectural intervention as the addition of new layers of time.  For the inauguration of the intervention, MAO will organize a public discussion with representatives of the three awarded proposals: 1st Prize LAYERS OF TIME, Julio Gotor Valcárcel / Basel, Switzerland; 2nd Prize: Tentative Face, PAN- PROJECTS / Copenhagen, Denmark; 3rd Prize: ArchiPelago, Idrija2020 / Idrija, Slovenia) and will open an exhibition that will showcase all competition entries. /Exhibition/Layers-of-time_1.aspx 12
  • image Exhibition Witches Sisterhood by Janja Videc [h2]8/14/-9/29/2019[/h2]The Witches Sisterhood organic brand places at the forefront the ancient archetypical soul of a witch disguised as a modern woman who finds it difficult to escape the fast pace of modern life, and yet, through daily rituals, can find a nook reserved only for herself, where she can pause and restore her strength. /Exhibition/Witches-Sisterhood-by-Janja-Videc.aspx 12

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Workshop

The MADE IN Platform for Contemporary Crafts and Design Production invites all interested design professionals and students of design, visual arts, architecture, new media and related disciplines, to apply for participation in the Crafts–Design Workshop. Apply Now! Complete and submit the application form by 25 August 2019.  more »
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Presentation

hour THU. 8/29/2019  | 8:30 PM
During the new moon lunation, we immerse ourselves in ritual consciousness, the female archetypal reality, magical thinking, and imagine a future of intuitive ecstatic living in sync with the moon cycles. more »
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Guided tour

hour SAT. 8/31/2019  | 11 AM
The castle is located in the Fužine area which received its name after the ironworks once operative on the river Ljubljanica. Built on commission from the Khisl family in mid-16th century, it is the only remaining renaissance castle in Ljubljana. Guided tours in English every last Saturday of the month! more »
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Centre for creativity

9/6/-9/10/2019

After Milano Design Week Centre for Creativity will be presenting at Maison et Objet in Paris  from 6th till 10th of September a selection of furniture that represents the recent, compelling production of Slovenian designers and independent furniture producers.   more »
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Open Call: BIO 26 - Associated Projects

The Museum of Architecture and Design, organizer of the 26th Biennial of Design...
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