On Thursday, 25 October 2018, at 8 pm at the Museum of Arts and Crafts and the Exhibition Salon Izidor Kršnjavi in Zagreb opens the tenth biennal exhibition of the best Croatian design production in the past two years. As part of this edition of the exhibition, organized by the Croatian Designers Association since 1999, 243 works will be presented, of which 212 are made by senior designers and 31 by students. The Exhibition opens on 25 October 2018. The professional work will be exhibited in the Museum of Arts and Crafts in Zagreb, and students works will be exhibited in the nearby Isidor Krsnjavi Gallery. The exhibition will be accompanied by the new catalogue edition on 480 pages. It will remain open until November 25, 2018.
The Exhibition of Croatian Design promotes and awards professional design practice in Croatia. The exhibition sets high professional standards and provides awards to outstanding and accomplishments that have influenced the development of Croatian design. It is a juried showcase of design production from a two-year period (produced from May 2016 until June 2018) in all design fields. It encompasses multi- design disciplines including student works in all of the major categories. Since 1999, the Exhibition of Croatian Design is the only event of this scale and structure in Croatia, well received by professionals and the public for many years now. Exhibition 1718 aims to cover the entirety of Croatian design production, from highly commercialised projects to those made in a non-profit, cultural and research context.