ÚĽUV events

Exhibitions in its own galleries and exhibitions intended to be presented abroad have been part of ÚĽUV permanent cultural and promotional activities for six decades now. Several of ÚĽUV’s events are repeated regularly.

For twenty years, we have been organising in Bratislava a festival of traditional crafts and folk production called ÚĽUV Master Craftsmen Days. Every two years, ÚĽUV hosts competitions for young professional designers and for pupils of primary schools and art schools.

Current events


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Tradition Untraditionally: Linen and Hemp

Tradition Untraditionally: Linen and Hemp
Exhibitions
The third exhibition from the successful series “Tradition Untraditionally“, presented in the ÚĽUV Gallery in Bratislava, brings us closer the Non-ageing popularity of field plants - linen and hemp.
ÚĽUV Gallery Bratislava
01.03.2024 - 31.10.2024

Rings in Water 2024

Rings in Water 2024
Competitions
The “Rings in Water” competition initiates and supports the creation of new designer products inspired by traditional craft. It develops a dialogue about traditional values, how they are safeguarded and how they appear in contemporary craft, applied art and design. In the course of its existence, the competition has earned its reputation as a respected competition, not only within Slovakia but also abroad.
ÚĽUV
18.12.2023 - 13.11.2024

Prehistoric Nettle Dress

Prehistoric Nettle Dress
Exhibitions
This year ÚĽUV is bringing linen, hemp and nettle closer to the public through various events. The stories of these unique natural materials, strongly connected with the history of material culture of mankind, are fascinating.
Gallery ÚĽUV Košice
26.04.2024 - 27.09.2024

In the Country of Crafts

In the Country of Crafts
Competitions
The aim of the national arts and crafts competition In the Country of Crafts (for children and young people aged 8-16 years) is to arouse interest in traditional folk crafts and strengthen their consciousness of cultural identity, to encourage creativity in the field of crafts and to provide an opportunity for creative use of leisure time.
ÚĽUV
01.01.2024 - 31.12.2024

Rings in Water

Rings in Water
Competitions
The international craft-oriented design competition Rings in Water is a platform for showcasing new works seeking inspiration in traditional crafts. The purpose of the competition is to develop a dialogue about traditional values, their preservation and innovation in contemporary craft, applied arts and design.
ÚĽUV
01.01.2024 - 31.12.2024
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