Xavier Ragull Gabarró wins the 39 Poster Contest Argillà Argentona 2018. International Ceramics Fair with his poster PUZZLE.
The poster of the contestant of Vilassar de Mar will be the one that will announce the International Ceramics Fair - Argillà Argentona to be held on July 6, 7 and 8, 2018
The public dissemination of the verdict of the jury took place at the Museu del Càntir Friday April 13 at 7:00 p.m., during the opening ceremony of the exhibition of the selected posters.
This year, a total of 53 posters were presented.
The jury qualifying for this edition has been formed by the graphic designer Joan Cruanyes Ràfols, the artist Joan Poch Català, the graphic designer and artist Montse Pons Pallarés, the winner of the poster of the past edition and the graphic designer Jaume Arnau i Anastasi and the president of the jury Josep Famadas Soler.
According to the winner of the contest, Xavier Ragull, in the poster he wanted to represent different elements and areas where the ceramics are present habitually. And in terms of the shape of the poster, what represents? Well, here everyone will find a different answer because there may be different interpretations, but the author reveals that they can be a face or a clay jug, do you see them?
The jury also awarded two honorable mentions to the posters ESSENCIA ARTESANA, by Víctor Rodríguez Arroyo, from Mataró, and LA MERLA by Rafael Romero Pineda, from Olivella.
The selected works will be exhibited in the temporary exhibition hall of the museum from April 13 to May 6.