Origin and development of sculptural symposia: visual and communicative dimensions

Antonia Angelova

National Academy of Arts

Email: angelova.info@gmail.com

Abstract: The article presents the chronology of the emergence of sculptural symposia, which is a specific type of genre in the presentation of sculpture. The line of their European development is considered, as well as their development in Bulgaria. The most important and influential sculptural symposia, which by their behavior have formed and established their own institution sculptural symposia’, are presented. The communicative dimensions of organizinholding sculptural symposia are derived. The focus is on manifestations and innovations on a visual, creative and cultural level.

Keywords: sculptural symposia, sculpture, public communication, urban communication.

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