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Exhibition invitation
Tuesday, 02 February 2010 17:31

The Embassy of the Republic of Croatia
cordially invites you to a graphic design exhibition
by Sabina Barbiš and Mario Depicolzuane

Gold and silver dots
—Visualisation of Krk’s Folk Music, Croatia

Introduced by design and architectural critic Maroje Mrduljaš.

With a performance by the Krk folk musicians and a tourist
presentation about the Island of Krk.

On Friday 12th of February 2010 at 6.30pm
at the Embassy of the Republic of Croatia,
21 Conway Street, London W1T 6BN

RSVP: tel. & fax 020 7387 3276
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...Since this is a graphic translation of musical notation, the authors have not composed a structure, rather given shape to a manner of transcribing and communicating the auditory via the visual and so the compositions themselves create diverse forms on the posters...

...With the linkage of different fields
of meaning and communication, they mediate tradition and ambience, but in such a way that a new and autonomous value is created, which feeds back to tradition its image refracted and analysed through the prism of contemporary designer procedures. Design is not a medium of aesthetisation but of interpellation and interpretation of cultural phenomena and the relation of content and design concept becomes an active one...

Excerpt from the exhibition review by Maroje Mrduljaš