City of Women

CoW_logo_colourCity of Women – Association for the Promotion of Women in Culture Ljubljana has presented since 1995 artistic and cultural production of women in the performing arts, music, visual arts, film and video, literature and theory, and thereby provides a platform that focuses upon and considers pertinent critical contemporary issues. City of Women is an annual festival of contemporary arts, presenting each year more than 40 artists from different fields as well as producing and commissioning art works.

Katja Kobolt was affiliated with the association City of Women for nearly a decade: collaborating with curators Bettina Knaup, Koen van Daele and Sabina Potočki she was in charge of the communication, coordination of the festival team, conceptualisation and coordination the COWEB festival’s educational programme and parts of the  festival programme. Together with Dunja Kukovec, Katja curated and managed the City of Women (2006-2008). They aspired the City of Women to be an open platform for curatorial collaborations and activist actions. Selected projects:


14. International Festival City of Women / various locations Ljubljana

13. International Festival City of Women / various locations Ljubljana



katalog_07Natural Relations, group exhibition / Škuc Gallery, Ljubljana

Humour Works / Kunstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin; SPACE Bratislava, Pitchwise Sarajevo, Škuc Gallery Ljubljana

A Space for Live Art (Culture 2007-2013) / various international locations