Press conference, events
27.06.2017 11:00
Top Summer Art Show in Maribor: A Link Between Fine Arts and Science
Patricia Piccinini (AU): Consiousness (a retrospective)

29 June–14 October 2017
KIBLA PORTAL, Valvasorjeva Street 40
Maribor, Slovenia

Patricia Piccinini's exhibition Consciousness, opens this June in Maribor, Slovenia. The exhibition of art works by this Australian artist is the only solo exhibition of her works this year in Europe.
The Maribor art show will feature a diverse and extensive selection of her works. This truly exceptional artist coming all the way from Australia is preparing a unique state-of-the-art gallery set-up. An originally conceived retrospective will showcase works from all areas of her artistic endeavors, from drawings and paintings, sculptures and objects, to installations, video art, and digital prints.     

You are hereby kindly invited to attend the opening ceremony on Thursday, 29 June 2017, at 7 p. m., in KIBLA PORTAL, Valvasorjeva Street 40, Maribor, Slovenia.

On Friday, 30 June 2017, at 5 p. m., you are invited to attend a guided tour conducted by Patricia Piccinini.

On Saturday, 1 July 2017, at 7 p. m. you are invited to attend artist talk in KIBLA PORTAL.

The exhibition will be showing until 14 October 2017.

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- - - 27 June at 11:00 - press conference

Tuesday, 27 June 2016, at 11 a. m.
MMC KIBLA, Ul. kneza Koclja 9, Maribor

On Tuesday, 27 June 2016, representatives of the media and other interested parties are invited to attend an interactive press conference formally announcing the exhibition CONSCIOUSNESS by Patricia Piccinini. The press conference will begin at 11 a. m. at the MMC KIBLA (Ulica kneza Koclja 9, Maribor).

The conference will showcase a 3D virtual model presentation of the venue and the artworks featured in KIBLA PORTAL.

Press kit:

- - - 29 June at 19:00 - exhibition opening

Patricia Piccinini
KIBLA PORTAL, Valvasorjeva 40, Maribor
Thursday, 29 June at 7 p. m.

The opening will take place on Thursday, 29 June at 7 p. m. on Valvasorjeva Street 40 in Maribor, on the location of KIBLA PORTAL, an old industrial hall transformed into an exhibition venue.

- - - 20 June at 17:00 - guided tour

Patricia Piccinini
KIBLA PORTAL, Valvasorjeva 40, Maribor
Friday, 30 June at 5 p. m.

On Friday, 30 June at 5 p. m., you are kindly invited to KIBLA PORTAL on Valvasorjeva 40 in Maribor, for a guided public tour of the exhibition Consciousness, personally delivered by artist Patricia Piccinini.

- - - 1 July at 19:00 - artist talk

Saturday, 1 July at 7 p. m.
KIBLA PORTAL, Valvasorjeva 40, Maribor

On Saturday, 1 July at 7 p. m., you are invited to attend a non-formal discussion with artist Patricia Piccinini and the curator of her Maribor art show. An exchange of perspectives on art - the last standing freedom-of-thought fortress; our attitudes towards reality; a reflection and response to the present and the past; and many other individual and specific issues will be discussed at the upcoming event. Join us!    

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How to find your way to KIBLA PORTAL?
(see Google map)

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KIBLA PORTAL, Valvasorjeva 40, Maribor, Slovenia
Opening Hours
Tuesday − Saturday: 3 p. m.–7 p. m. (during exhibitions)
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ACE KIBLA is co-funded by the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Slovenia and the Municipality of Maribor. Project RISK CHANGE (2016–2020) is co-financed by the Creative Europe program of the European Union. The project (ESF employment) is co-funded by the Republic of Slovenia and the European Union.

ACE KIBLA is a member of M3C, Multimedia Centers Network of Slovenia; International Platform X-OP eXchange of Operators and Producers; and McRU, Network of Slovenian Arts Research Centers.

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