European Cultural and Technological Centre (EKTC) Maribor
|Evropski kulturni in tehnološki center (EKTC) Maribor|
|Glavni trg 20, SI-2000 Maribor|
|Phone||386 (0) 590 80 286|
|Dragica Marinič, Director|
|Phone||386 (0)5 908 0286|
Since its inception the EKTC has hosted several contemporary art exhibitions, among others also by sculptor Forma Viva project by several Slovene visual artists, made in co-operation with the Lent Festival and Art Kamp. In 2012 the centre hosts the International Ceramics Triennial Unicum.and the
The permanent museum collection dates back to the 14th century and is currently being restored and renovated.
The music activity is managed within the project "The Sound Spectre" with about 5 concerts of classical music per year. In 2011 regional and national musicians have been presented at the venue in order to promote classical music.
Cultural heritage project
In 1999 the Government of Slovenia adopted a decree declaring KULA, the EKTC manages an international project "Sincuheritage" (Cultural Heritage of the Past for a Brighter Future), funded by the EEA and Norway Grants financial mechanism.a cultural monument of national importance. Together with Slovene partners, the institute Porta B from Celje and the Slovene Ethnological and Anthropological Association