the momentary exhibition ‘the south salon: 2021’ in the croatian presidential palace functions a refined and intricate variety of household furniture and lighting fixtures in collaboration with design-brand prostoria and grupa. this exhibition showcases many artworks dating from the 1950s until the present working day, whilst which includes a variety of is effective by artists belonging to unique generations that symbolize the crucial durations of 20th-century contemporary croatian art. though momentary in character, the project serves as an case in point of diplomacy that successfully brings together regional architectural heritage, present-day design and style, and artwork production as symbols of the country’s creativeness.
villa zagorje / prostoria: combine couch, strain very low chair, tinker simple chair, tinker small tables, polygon straightforward chairs, polygon minimal tables artwork: d. jurić, memo-chips, 2010
all pictures courtesy of vanja solin
the concept of this exhibition emerged from modernist values emphasizing that architecture, style and design, and artwork are not basically distinctive. villa zagorje belongs to the croatian modernist architectural heritage which is the root and inspiration of prostoria’s furnishings layout. the south salon of villa zagorje has been renovated in the framework of the system of the 2020 annual croatian architects’ functions exhibition and conceived in collaboration with the affiliation of croatian architects(UHA), museum of present-day art (MSU), prostoria and grupa.
prostoria: blend couch, polygon simple chair & reduced desk artwork: silvio vujičić, ruff, 2007 lamp arigato (grupa)
although extra than fifty percent a century apart, they complement every other in a natural way in a way that emphasizes the two the origin of the design and modernity. subsequent the time period of historicist adaptation of the south salon, the up to date spirit of the exhibition includes a different selection of pieces which include incorporate sofas, pressure very low chairs, tinker armchairs, very low tables, polygon armchairs, carpets, and lights fixtures.
prostoria: incorporate sofa, tinker straightforward chair, and low desk artwork: j. dobrović, 1985 lamp arigato (grupa)
prostoria: mix sofa, tinker small desk artwork: ivan picelj, composition w, 1956 lamp arigato (grupa)