The central event of the OSTEN BIENNIAL of DRAWING Skopje 2022 and OSTEN ART FESTIVAL Skopje 2021/22 was held on February 22, 2023 in the National Gallery of the R. N. Macedonia – Chifte Hammam, with a large exhibition of works by almost 160 international artists from more than 40 countries. At the same time, the awarded and selected cartoonists from the 54th World Gallery of Cartoons Skopje 2022 were exhibited, and the awarded artists […]

Group XXL in Mala stanica

The National Gallery (Multimedia Centre “Mala Stanica”) represents the XXL Group, created in 1994 in Sofia. After decades of mutual ignorance (or partial knowledge) of the current processes in the art of the two countries, this exhibition looks like another step towards a lasting cooperation in the field of culture. In 1994, the group’s founders were Svilen Stefanov, Genadi Gatev, Huben Cherkelov, Ivan Curanov, Kosyo Minchev, Rasim, Georgi Tushev, Petko Durmana and Slavi Slavov. The […]

Resilience – Stories of women inspiring change

Coming soon The World Press Photo Foundation and the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in collaboration with the Macedonian Centre for Photography and National Gallery present a selection of stories, awarded in the World Press Photo contests from 2000 to 2021, that highlight the resilience and challenges of women, girls and communities around the world. The exhibition conveys the commitment of the Netherlands to women’s rights and gender equality and justice, and explores […]

Conversation with the Artist – Driant Zeneli

Conversation with the Artist, August 30th, 2022, at 18:00, Chifte Hamam Respected audience, We are pleased to inform you that on August 30th, 2022, at 18:00, in Chifte Hamam, a conversation will be held with the artist Driant Zeneli, on the occasion of his current exhibition “Trilogy: Beneath the surface there is just another surface”, where the interested audience will have opportunity to get acquainted with the creative development of this internationally established author, his […]

The necessity of starting a national cultural institution was generated in the first postwar years from the efforts to complement all the things that the Macedonian nation, due to the historical circumstances, was not able to accomplish in the past.

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