Hanibal Salvaro exhibits in Trieste

time: 12.01.2013.
place: Trieste, Italy
organiser: Vox Art Gallery
Vox Art Gallery from Trieste presents Hanibal Salvaro’s exhibition Trans-Mediterranean Dialogues which opens on 12 January. The exhibition will be opened by the general consul of Republic Croatia in Trieste, Nevenka Grdinić.
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., 11.01.2013)