Events of the Week: 11 to 17 April 2016

Exhibition Nikola Tesla — a Man of the Future

The exhibition is open from 11.04 to 11.06.2016.

Address: Cankarjev dom, Prešernova cesta 10, Ljubljana

Тel.: +386 (0)1 241 72 99

The exhibition includes a series of subject sections: the system of generation, transmission, and use of alternating current; the studies on high-frequency and high alternating currents; the principles of wireless transmission of signals and electric energy; a non-blade turbine; energy — the major object of Tesla’s research; Tesla doctrine; Tesla — a contemporary subcultural figure.


Home Cooked Viands from Bio-Bakery Nonina Špajza and I LIKE TOFU Slovenija — Presentation and Tasting


Location: Nova Gorica, Bratuževa 1, Šempeter pri Gorici

Тel.: 030 22 33 66,

Bakers from the bio-bakery Nonina Špajza bake bakery products and over 12 kinds of bread from the local Slovenian spring wheat treated in an eco-friendly way. The bread is baked without baking powder, conservatives, emulsifiers, and stabilizers. Milk-free pastry is suitable for vegetarians. On request, bakers can also bake products without gluten and yeast.


Ljubljana Fashion Week

From 13 to 16 April 2016

Location: Trg republike, Ljubljana

Every spring and autumn, the Ljubljana Fashion Week presents the latest collections by Slovenian fashion designers. This time round, every evening the visitors were able to see the newest items of the autumn/winter 2016/2017 collections from famous Slovenian designers, which included: Almirasadar (Almira Sadar), Ana Jelinič (Ana Jelinič), Draž (Urška in Tomaž Draž), EBER krznarstvo (Mateja Štimac, Milena Eber Štimac), Eric Matyash (Eric Maj Potočnik, Matjaž Plošinjak), Janja Videc (Janja Videc), Maja Ferme fashion (Maja Ferme), Maja Štamol (Maja Štamol Droljc), Matic Veler (Matic Veler), MiroMisljen (Miro Misljen), MORRO Sartoriale (Tatjana Kalamar Morales), Natasa Persuh (Nataša Peršuh), niOka (Nika Ravnik), Pentlja Concept Store, PRINCIP (Mojca Celin), Sanija Reja Aske (Sanija Reja), Simona Lampe (Simona Lampe), Sofia Nogard (Mija Curk, Boštjan Mljač), and Young@Squat team (Timotej Bistan, Barbara Krmelj, Maja Leskovšek, Sara Valenci, and Barbara Vrbančič).


Balfolk Evening: Folk Dances of France and other European Countries

14 April 2016

Location: Nova Gorica, GO folk organizers

Тel.: 041 466 541, 040 383 810,

Continuation of the Balfolk Evenings. The pair and walk-around ethnic dances plainly demonstrate traditions of the whole Europe — from France, Portugal, and Sweden to Greece, Romania, Serbia, and even Israel. Free admission. The proposed amount of voluntary contribution constitutes € 1–5.


Exhibition: Fragments of an Interrupted time

From 14.4.2016 to 15.5.2016

Address: Grad Fužine: The Museum of Architecture and Design,Pot na Fužine 2, Ljubljana

Тel.: +386 (0)1 548 42 70

The exhibition presents the unrealized tourism architecture projects on the Eastern Adriatic coast until 1918.


Slovenian Days of Music

From 15.4.2016 to 19.4.2016

Address: Kongresni trg 10, Ljubljana

Тel.: +386 (0)1 241 08 00

The program of the traditional Slovenian Days of Music comprised a series of classical music concerts, during which famous domestic orchestras and soloists presented masterpieces by mostly contemporary Slovenian composers. The multifarious program of the event included both works from the past centuries treasury and creative works by talented young composers.


The 44th International Meeting of Collectors


Address: Ajdovščina

Тel.: 041 601 205,

Organizer: The Society of Collectors in Ajdovščina — Nova Gorica

This is an exhibition where you can buy, sell, exchange, or simply observe interesting postage stamps, old letters, money, badges, medals, old postcards, phone cards, and much more. Come and replenish your collection!


The Concert of Slovenian Songs


Address: Kongresni trg 10, Ljubljana, Slovenian Philharmonic Society

Тel.: +386 (0)1 241 08 00

Matjaz Robavs, a Slovenian baritone, is a participant and prizewinner of many international competitions, where he received a number of prestigious awards. At this concert, Andrej Kosmach will accompany his piano performance.

Soloists: Matjaz Robavs, baritone; Andrej Kosmach, piano.

Program: Josip Procházka, Fran Gerbich, Benjamin Ipavets, Josip Ipavets, Marjan Kozina, Slavko Osterc, Lucian Maria Shkerjants, Ljubo Ranchigaj, Andrej Makor, Katarina Pustinek Rakar.