|Gregorčičeva 56, SI-2000 Maribor|
|Phone||386 (0) 31 761 914|
The contemporary arts venue Ex-garage is run by the son:DA artistic tandem in a former garage in Maribor. In a semi-public but conceptually well defined space son:DA organises an international programme of small-scale exhibitions, screenings, discussions, and 45-minutes lectures, supported by the son:DA Foundation, the Municipality of Maribor and the Slovene Ministry of Culture.
Since 2007 the venue has featured solo exhibitions by, the Belgrade group E++ Tatoos, Borjana Venzislavova, Iskra Blagoeva, , Kamen Sotyanov, and others, as well as group exhibitions such as the Polution exhibition in 2009, made in collaboration with the Open Studio for Contemporary Ceramics and .
Established in 2004, the Garage for Art Photography (gUF) at Pekarna Cultural Centre in Maribor was an initiative and curatorial project of contemporary arts producer and artistic tandem son:DA and . In 2004 and 2005 the former garage at Pekarna became a space for solo exhibitions of photographic work by art photographers , , , , Gian-Luca Faccio, and Borut Peterlin, and by female photographers Magda Tothova, Christine Tsilidis, , , and Rita Nowak. In 2006 the gUF published two books entitled the male/the female positions at gUF, which presented a photo documentation of the gUF exhibitions.
In 2007 the programme moved to the Ex-garage venue at Gregorčičeva Street and abandoned the focus on photography.