Lexicon for the Provisional Future(s)


Distributed Abstraction

August 14th, 2007

01-abstracta-macedonia2007Abstracta is a modular display system that can be encountered all over former Yugoslavia. The same system can be found used in a variety of contexts, from the government owned ex-socialist department stores in Belgrade to shoe shops in Skopje and museums in Ljubljana. The modular display system has many names, sometimes none, the most recurrent being Salamander or Abstracta. (more…)