The Trieste Contemporanea Library is mainly focused on the art of 20th and 21st centuries, with a special attention for Central Eastern European contemporary art. It has opened to the public on 18 April 2018 and named after Franco Jesurun, a co-founder of Trieste Contemporanea.
The collection, divided in 9 sections, gathers works of contemporary art, photography, comics, cinema, art criticism and aesthetics, artists’ monographs, museum and exhibition catalogues. It also includes works about theatre, music and literature.
Free access to the collection for everyone, loans, reference, interlibrary loans.
The catalogue of the Library is available on the On line Public Access Catalog of National Library Service
The Library is open from Tuesday to Friday from 5pm to 8pm and will be closed on the following public holidays: 1st and 6th January, 25th April, 1st May, 2nd June, 15th August, 1st and 3rd November, 8th, 26th and 26th December.
information about the On line Public Access Catalogue of the National Library Service
director Giuliana Carbi Jesurun
chief libriarian Elettra Maria Spolverini
Trieste Contemporanea Library
via del Monte, 2/1 34122 Trieste Italy
+39 040 639187