E-library MAO

Within the publishing activities the Museum of Architecture and Design is also publisher of electronic books, brochures and other publications from the field of architecture, design and photography. Some of them are available in Slovenian and English. The material in e-library can be downloaded below for free.

On Information Design (vertical format) >>
On Information Design (horizontal format) >>
MAO published together with the co-publisher The Pekinpah Association an electronic book On Information Design edited by Petra Černe Oven and Cvetka Požar. The book registers one of the series of lectures in the theory of architecture and design Information Design 2009/2010 that were the lectures in our cultural region ever to focus on the topic of information design. The book includes contributions by six internationally recognized experts: Yuri Engelhardt, Rob Waller, Jorge Frascara, Karel van der Waarde, Malcolm Garrett and Karen Schriver.
Slovenian and English edition.

Map: Plečnik's Ljubljana >>
Map: Modernist Neighbourhoods of Ljubljana >>
The architectural jewels of the Slovenian capital can be explored with three maps presenting important buildings by architects Jože Plečnik, Maks Fabiani and modernism enriched with images and comprehensive descriptions.
Slovenian and English edition.

Map of locations Common Places >>
As part of the Future Architecture platform, MAO organized a project of constellation of micro-interventions in Nove Fužine. The architects Plan Común and Tiago Torres-Campos conceived five plinths, which are strategically positioned over the entire neighbourhood to develop the use of public space.
Slovenian/English edition.

Home at Arsenale, a curated library addressing the notions of home and dwelling >>
The Home at Arsenale booklet was issued along with the exhibition with the same name that was presented at the 15th international architecture exhibition at La Biennale di Venezia. The curators Aljoša Dekleva and Tina Gregorič, internationally acclaimed architects and educators have been addressing the topics of home and dwelling as current critical social and environmental issues.
English edition.

icam18: Architectural Institutions a the Crossroads >>
MAO organized the biennial conference of the International Confederation of Architectural Museums icam18 between 29 May and 4 June 2016 entitled Architectural Institutions at the Crossroads with around 90 participants from internationally renowned architectural museums and institutions. The conference focused on fundamental questions architectural museums and archives face today, the participants were also visiting Slovenian and its interesting architecture.
English edition.

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