Hanibal Salvaro's works in Poland

time: 15.01.2014. - 15.02.2014.
place: Olsztyn, Poland
organiser: Gallery Amfilada
Gallery Amfilada based in Polish city of Olsztynu is currently hosting Hanibal Salvaro’s exhibition Trans-Mediterranean Dialogues which opens on 15 January. The exhibition is curated by Davorin Kerekov and  will be on view till 15 February.

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., 14.01.2014)