Project Biennial D-0 ARK Underground, Bosnia and Herzegovina
The Project Biennial D-0 ARK Underground, Bosnia and Herzegovina, and the book were presented on 31 May 2013 at the UNESCO premises in Venice (Palazzo Zorzi). The event was held in the presence of Yolanda Valle-Neff, Director of the UNESCO Regional Bureau for Science and Culture in Europe, Venice (Italy), Ambassador Nekerz Arifhodžić, Minister Sredoje Nović, Minister Salmir Kaplan, Minister Goran Mutabdžija, the Project Director Edo Hozić, and the curators, Basak Senova (Turkey) and Branko Franceschi (Croatia).
The book launched on the occasion of the inauguration of the exhibition provides an overall picture of the project on display in Konjic. It unfolds chronologically the curatorial and artistic content accumulated in the course of the two biennial editions, in 2011 and 2013. The director of the project, Edo Hozić, explains in a comprehensive manner his understanding and engagement towards the cultural and political substance of the bunker in the frame of the larger cultural discourse on the Balkan region and beyond.
Photo credit : ©UNESCO/Kruna Krstic