19. FESTIVAL SODOBNE UMETNOSTI ART STAYS
19th ART STAYS FESTIVAL OF CONTEMPORARY ART

Pridružite se nam na otvoritvenem vikendu 19. festivala Art Stays, polnem otvoritev razstav, pogovorov, umetniških performansov in poznih nočnih koncertov. Pred festivalom bo na spletno stran naložen celoten program dogodkov, ki se bodo odvijali med otvoritvenim vikendom.

Otvoritveni vikend: 8. – 11. julij 2021
Razstave: do 18. septembra 2021

Festival sodobne umetnosti Art Stays že od leta 2003 prinaša na Ptuj in v okolico vrhunsko produkcijo domačih ter tujih umetnikov, od najperspektivnejših mladih umetnikov do velikih imen sodobne umetnosti, kot so Ai Weiwei, Yoko Ono, Monira Al Qadiri, Gilbert & George, Jake & Dinos Chapman, Edward Burtynsky, Robin Meier, Ivan Navarro, Allora & Calzadilla, Koen Vanmechelen, Hannah Collins, Ilona Nemeth, Jordi Alcaraz, Perino & Vele, Fernando Prats, Roberto Pugliese, Michele Spanghero, Tiffany Chung, Gigi Scaria, Regina Jose Galindo, Grace Weir in mnogi drugi. Spada med najpomembnejše predstavitve sodobne, predvsem likovne umetnosti v Sloveniji in v tem delu Evrope, ter je postal referenčni dogodek za številne mednarodne galerije, muzeje, fundacije in seveda umetnike.

Dušan Fišer, Enigma mentalne strukture prostora, 2003, foto: Tihomir Pinter

Join us for a weekend of exhibition openings, talks, performances, and late-night concerts. A full program of events taking place over the opening weekend will be uploaded to this website prior to the Festival.

Opening weekend: July 8 – 11, 2021
Exhibitions: until September 18, 2021

The Art Stays Contemporary art festival has been bringing the best that Slovenian and foreign contemporary artists have to offer to Ptuj since 2003, has featured a number of promising young artists, as well as big names, such as Ai Weiwei, Yoko Ono, Monira Al Qadiri, Gilbert & George, Jake & Dinos Chapman, Edward Burtynsky, Robin Meier, Ivan Navarro, Allora & Calzadilla, Koen Vanmechelen, Hannah Collins, Ilona Nemeth, Jordi Alcaraz, Roberto Pugliese, Perino & Vele, Fernando Prats, Tiffany Chung, Gigi Scaria, Regina Jose Galindo, Michele Spanghero, Grace Weir, and many others. It is one of the most important festivals of contemporary fine art in Slovenia and in this part of Europe and has become a reference event for many international galleries, museums, foundations, and of course artists.