The Moderna galerija (MG+MSUM)

The Moderna galerija in Ljubljana is the Slovene national museum of modern and contemporary art. In November 2011 it reorganised its activities into two large units, Moderna galerija (the museum of modern art), located in the original building in the city centre, and the Museum of Contemporary Art Metelkova in the army barracks, now part of a newly established museum quarter at the Metelkova street. As a museum of modern art Moderna galerija (MG+) houses the national collection of 20th-century art and displays a selection of works from its national collection 20th Century. Continuities and Ruptures from the beginning of the 20th-century to 1991. The Museum of Contemporary Art Metelkova (+MSUM), houses the international collection Arteast 2000+ and displays a selection of works from the international and the national collections of the Moderna galerija The Present and Presence. Both venues also present temporary exhibitions and run related public programmes. Moderna galerija's departments take care of collections, exhibitions, education, other departments are library, the archives, publishing department and the restoration-conservation studio .