The Lives of Monuments

Student documentary exhibition

17 June – 3 September 2017, +MSUM, Maistrova 3, Ljubljana

The documentary exhibition about monuments related to World War II and erected in Slovenia at the time of the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia was developed as part of the seminar “Art for Collective Use: Monument, Performance, Ritual, Body”. The seminar focused on the memorial monuments associated with World War II and was organized by Department of Art History of the University of Ljubljana in collaboration with the Igor Zabel Association.

More about the seminar (with links to video recordings of public lectures).

More about the student exhibition that is organized by the Department of Art History and Moderna galerija.


Edvard Ravnikar, Draga, Begunje, 1953. Photo: Dejan Habicht