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The proceedings of the conference Graphic Design, Exhibiting, Curating held on June 26, 2012, are now available for purchase from BU Press catalogue.
The conference brought together a number of graphic designers, curators and critics engaged in exhibition-making and curating, with the aim of discussing the increasing engagement of graphic designers with exhibition and curatorial activities as means of production, mediation, discussion and dissemination of ideas and contents.
Published by BU Press, the proceedings feature contributions by Brave New Alps, Charlotte Cheetham (, Mieke Gerritzen (Museum of the Image, Breda), Lungomare/Lupo&Burtscher, Prem Krishnamurthy (Project Projects), and Jon Sueda; extracts from the discussions that followed each panel; and an introductory essay by the editors, Giorgio Camuffo and Maddalena Dalla Mura. Graphic design and layout by Martin Kerschbaumer.

Table of Contents

Giorgio Camuffo & Maddalena Dalla Mura
Graphic Design, Exhibiting, Curating:
Keeping Track of a Shifting Relationship

Panel 1

Charlotte Cheetham

Lupo & Burtscher / Lungomare

Discussion 1

Panel 2

Brave New Alps
Bending Spaces: Learning and Producing
while Being on Exhibit

Prem Krishnamurthy

Discussion 2

Panel 3

Jon Sueda
The Great Wide Open:
When Graphic Design Meets Space

Mieke Gerritzen
Visual Communication in the 21st Century

Discussion 3