New Partner Institution: New Synagoga Zilina
DATE: 12/4/2017
Docomomo International is happy to inform that Docomomo members have now free access and special fare to cultural activities at New Synagoga Zilina.

The building is now under restoration works and will open to the public in May 2017!

"The project of restoration of the New Synagogue and its revitalization for Kunsthalle is implemented by the NGO Truc sphérique (cultural center Stanica Žilina-Záriečie) in cooperation with the generous owner of the monument – Jewish Community in Žilina. (...) Our intention is not only restored Behrens’ landmark, but also new life in it. The aim is to create an exhibition space for contemporary art and other cultural activities with international dimension. Institution with quality curatorial programs and a clear profile that will combine the production of exhibitions and intellectual discourse with other local community activities. Therefore, it was and it is important to pre-open the synagogue regularly during reconstruction works and to test the future activities."

More details: website