The Story behind the Covers | 30 Years Capital

  • Type: travelling exhibition
  • Year: 2023
  • Client: Economedia AD
  • Location: DOZA Gallery, Sofia, Bulgaria
  • Topic: journalism, history
  • Tasks: project management, exhibition design 

The exhibition was created on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of Capital – one of the most important newspapers and media in the contemporary history of Bulgaria. It presents 30 iconic covers of the newspaper, accompanied by stories, photographs, facts and statistics. In the exhibition space, a chronology of the past 30 years has been developed, where the history of the media is presented in parallel with various social and political events in Bulgaria and abroad. The design of the exhibition is inspired by the symbol of the mirror and the act of reflecting reality with all its perspectives and points of view. TEAM:

  • Contents and texts: Capital
  • Concept project: Martina Deneva-Venkova, Elena Stumbova, Stella Stoynova, Desislava Sredkova
  • Project management: Martina Deneva-Venkova
  • Scenography: Elena Stumbova and Stella Stoynova
  • Graphic design: Desislava Sredkova
  • Furniture design: Alexander Safari, Olly Bulgaria
  • Print: J-Point

PHOTOGRAPHS: @CAPITAL ©Rosina Pencheva @Martina Deneva-Venkova  

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