Aus Bibliotheken wird man klug. Zwei Ausstellungen, fast gleichzeitig, beide mit Büchern. Was ist eine Bibliothek anderes als eine katalogisierte Sammlung? Thomas Schlup
Zurich based gallery Karma International was founded by Marina Olsen and Karolina Dankow in 2009. Initially, they send these invitation cards in the form of small, folded posters.
User comment by Jenny Huang: “With artistic design form for information, roughly printed artist’s work behind. It simply displays the balance between elegance of artistic approach and massive printed invitation. Function based.
Swiss Institute New York invitations
A series of surprising and ambitious invitation cards by the Swiss Institute in New York designed by Patrick Li (Li Inc., est. 2000). Gianni Jetzer, SI’s its curator from 2006 to 2013, first worked with FLAG (est. 2002) by Swiss designers Aubry Broquard who, in 2008, became artists.
The galeries KARMA INTERNATIONAL and ZERO both created invitation cards / posters which also function as their own envelope.