External activity | Yane Calovski | exhibition “Heroes for One Day, Revisiting Three Urban Artefacts in Skopje by Slovenian Architects” | curators: Nada Prlja and Daniel Serafimovski | MOB-Macedonian Opera and Ballet | 27.06 – 14.07.2016
SIA Gallery invites you to the opening of the exhibition and book lounge "Heroes for One Day - Revisiting Three Urban Artefacts in Skopje by Slovenian Architects".
The exhibition re-evaluates the works of three Slovenian аuthors/practices, whose buildings in Skopje have become key urban landmarks, defining ‘cities-within-the city’: MOB - the Macedonian Opera and Ballet, as part of the Cultural Centre by Biro 71 (built between 1972-'81), UKIM - the University Centre Ss. Cyril and Methodius by Marko Mušič (built 1970-'74), PMF - the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences by Edvard Ravnikar (built 1949-'51).
Contributors and participants: Violeta Bakalcev / Minas Bakalcev (architects), Ivan Blazhev (photorgapher), Yane Calovski (artist), Martin Guleski (architect), Mitko Hadzi-Pulja (architect), Dragan Hristov (fashion designer), Jovan Ivanovski / Vladimir Deskov / Ana Ivanovska - Deskova (architects), Vlatko P. Korobar (architect), Zoran Petrovski (curator), Dushan Perchinkov (artist), Ilija Prokopiev (artist), Bert Stain (writer), Andrijana Tilic (photogrpher), Nikola Uzunovski (artist)
Initiators and creative directors of the exhibition and related publication, are architect Daniel Serafimovski and
artist Nada Prlja, founders of the independent Cultural Agency and Gallery SIA in Skopje.