Hanibal Salvaro to exhibit in Trieste

time: 11.01.2013. - 26.01.2013.
place: Trieste, Italy
organiser: Gallery La Vetrina
Ceramic artist Hanibal Salvaro will present his artworks between 11 and 26 January 2013 in the Gallery La Vetrina in Trieste. He will exhibits his works from the recently held exhibition Trans-Mediterranean Dialogues in Barcelona but the exhibition will be complemented with Salvaro’s new acrylic collages.

Hanibal Salvaro was born in 1935 in Čačak. He was studying at Faculty of Civil Engineering in Zagreb, when, owing to his sister Lidija, a sculptress, he enters the world ov visual arts. From 1961 he exhibited ceramics, sculptures and paintings in more than 200 exhibitions and on all continents.

He won numerous prestigious awards for his works in ceramics (Faenza, Gualdo, Tadino and elsewhere), and from 1981 he has been a member of the International Academy for Ceramics (IAC) from Geneva.- He is a founder of the World Triennale of Small Ceramics in Zagreb in 1984, of Anti-war ceramic workshops (ALKER) in 1991 and Visual art discount centre (LADICA) in 2000. His works can be found in the museums of Europe, USA, Japan, Korea, Mexico, Australia and Egypt.

(D.H., 26.09.2012)