The “Damaged Landscape” Memorial Sculpture In Croatia

The “Damaged Landscape” Memorial Sculpture In Croatia

Gordan Lederer Memorial by NFO and Petar Bariši?

Pictures by Bosnic+Dorotic

 

In 2014, a public competition changed into launched by Croatian Radiotelevision – HRT, to acquire somebody to create the Gordan Lederer Memorial, to place the total locations the place HRT cameramen and photographers had been killed throughout the battle in Croatia within the 90’s.

 

Gordan Lederer Memorial by NFO and Petar Bariši?

Pictures by Bosnic+Dorotic

The competition changed into won by structure studio NFO and sculptor Petar Barišic, with their proposal known as ‘Damaged Landscape’.

Gordan Lederer Memorial by NFO and Petar Bariši?

Pictures by Bosnic+Dorotic

The memorial, now total, has been positioned on Cukur Hill, which offers incredible leer of the Una River Valley.

Gordan Lederer Memorial by NFO and Petar Bariši?

Pictures by Bosnic+Dorotic

The memorial represents the lens of a camera, that has been pierced by a snipers bullet.

Gordan Lederer Memorial by NFO and Petar Bariši?

Pictures by Bosnic+Dorotic

The path, designed as milestones of Lederer’s existence, has concrete slabs ‘’chained’’ in black steel frames, every engraved with the three hundred and sixty five days of Lederer’s existence in negative, as an interpretation of movie frames.

Gordan Lederer Memorial by NFO and Petar Bariši?

Pictures by Bosnic+Dorotic

The lens directs mates to leer the valley as Gordan Lederer did, when he took his ‘final shots’, and confronts them with the actuality of events that happened at the spot.

Gordan Lederer Memorial by NFO and Petar Bariši?

Pictures by Bosnic+Dorotic

At the identical time, the agreeable chrome steel circle suggests the continuity of existence, framing the leer of the identical landscape filmed 24 years within the past at the identical place of abode.

Gordan Lederer Memorial by NFO and Petar Bariši?

Pictures by Boris Kovacev / CROPIX

The memorial changed into unveiled in August on the 24th anniversary of Lederer’s loss of life.

Gordan Lederer Memorial by NFO and Petar Bariši?

Pictures by Boris Kovacev / CROPIX

Below is a shut-up stumble on at the sniper shot that pierces the glass membrane.

Gordan Lederer Memorial by NFO and Petar Bariši?

Pictures by Boris Kovacev / CROPIX

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