Past exhibitions

Is This the End?
from 01.06.2017 to 30.06.2017
Endless Questions of the Young
The exhibition titled Je konec? (Is This the End?) offers self-reflection of second-year students of the Department of Ethnology and Cultural Anthropology and their thoughts on an endless loop of...
Manual technologies
from 30.05.2017 to 15.09.2017
Exhibition of the chair of textile and fashion design
In the current academic year, students of textile and fashion design were faced with the task of reflecting on the methods and meanings of creating a synergy of manual techniques and modern...
Masterpieces of Spanish Arts and Crafts
from 16.06.2017 to 03.09.2017
10 years of National Craft Awards
The National Craft Awards are given by the Spanish Government through the School of Industrial Organization (EOI) and its chair Fundesarte, which aims to give the highest institutional recognition...
Gorazd Vilhar: In the spirit of Japanese tradition
from 17.05.2017 to 08.09.2017
Matsuri - Japanese Traditional Festivals
Matsuri, as a Japanese popular word for traditional festivals, literally means entertainment principally for indigenous Shinto gods and occasionally honouring Buddhist deities as well. They consist...
Satish Gupta: Haikus
from 30.03.2017 to 16.04.2017
The exhibition presents 20 calligraphic works on canvas scrolls and 10 calligraphies on paper, which will be created by the artist during the opening of the exhibition at the Slovene Ethnographic...
Dr. Niko Zupanič levo na fotografiji
from 01.12.2016 to 28.02.2017
Memorial Exhibition
The exhibition is dedicated to the 140th anniversary of the birth of the founder of the Slovene Ethnographic Museum. On display there are papers published in a number of domestic and foreign...
Foit's Photographic Glass Plates
from 26.01.2017 to 26.03.2017
Guest Exhibition by the Velenje Museum
The exhibition displays part of the collection of photographic glass plates taken by the Czech sculptor František Foit and his fellow countryman, biologist Jiří Baum. They were captured on their...
from 17.11.2016 to 17.01.2017
140 years of Šumi
Through its 140 years, the company Šumi developed from a family craft business into a sweet factory. They made raspberry syrup, jams, wafers, chocolates, sweets, chewing gum and many other products,...
Kashinath Das
from 12.08.2016 to 24.09.2016
Kashinath Das
To mark the 70th Independence Day of India The Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) and the Slovene Ethnographic Museum (SEM) present water colour painting exhibition on “Monuments of India”...
ČIPKAste vezi
from 21.06.2016 to 31.12.2016
Lace is a fine open fabric made of textile or similar threads with patterns of holes. Although this would be the likely definition suggested by the dictionary this is but a small, visible part of...
Logotip razstave
from 17.05.2016 to 30.09.2016
Joint exhibition
The joint exhibition National Museums of Slovenia has been organised to mark International Museum Day (18 May 2016). This year's leading theme Museums and Cultural Landscap considers museums...
Branko Lenart
from 02.06.2016 to 15.07.2016
Stane Jagodič, Gábor Kerekes, Branko Lenart
Guest photo exhibition With this exhibition we are paying homage to Gabor Kerekes, a legendary Hungarian photo artists who passed away in 2014, and whose body of work still needs to be discovered to...
Jaffa exhibition
from 09.05.2016 to 27.05.2016
From 1900 to the present day
Guest photographic exhibition Administration Building SEM; open: Monday – Friday 10.00 – 18.00 Author: Nada Pretnar, Gibanje BDS Slovenija – za pravice Palestincev Contact:
from 16.06.2015 to 16.06.2015
Italian style 1951-1990 & Glimpses of Slovenian Fashion
At he hearth of a whirlwind of Italian fashion creations and photographs by Federico Garolla is an exhibition story about Italian style 1951-1990, about how Italian fashion met the world of la dolce...
from 18.06.2014 to 11.01.2015
18 June 2014 - January 2015
from 30.05.2014 to 30.06.2014
30 May - 5 September 2014
from 30.05.2014 to 05.09.2014
30 May - 5 September 2014
from 08.04.2014 to 22.04.2014
8 - 22 April 2014
from 06.03.2014 to 06.04.2014
6 March – 6 April 2014
from 06.02.2014 to 28.02.2014
6 - 28 February 2014
from 23.01.2014 to 31.01.2014
23 - 30 January 2014
Front page of the leaflet of the exhibition Doors. Spatial and Symbolic Passageways of life.
from 11.10.2013 to 30.10.2016
Exhibition on the occasion of the 90th anniversary of the Slovene Ethnographic Museum Doors. Doors? Doors! Do we really think about doors − do we know them and recognise them as faithful companions...
from 18.09.2013 to 25.09.2013
18 - 25 September 2013
from 04.07.2013 to 30.09.2013
4 July - 13 Janaury 2013
from 15.06.2013 to 15.06.2013
15 June 2013 -
from 15.06.2013 to 30.06.2013
15. - 30. June 2013
from 15.06.2013 to 15.06.2013
15 June 2013 -
from 18.05.2013 to 01.09.2013
Guest photographic exhibition by Matjaž Krivic Slovene Ethnographic Museum, 18 May - 1 September 2013 URBANISTAN is an international art project of Matjaz Krivic , which through photography explores...
from 07.05.2013 to 08.05.2013
2nd Africa Day in Slovenia , 7 - 8 May 2013 Europe for Africa & Africa for World During the summer of 1850 the missionary Dr Ignacij Knoblehar (1819 – 1858) returned to Ljubljana from a long...