'Opera: Passion, Power and Politics' a new exhibition at the Victoria & Albert Gallery
The V&A gallery presents its first exhibition dedicated to the history of Opera. For this occasion, the V&A has colllaborated with the Royal Opera House to create a journey throught 400 years of history.
The catalogue that accompagnies the exhibition is structured with chapters dedicated to seven opera premiers in seven cities.
The quarter-bound cover takes inspiration from a theatre curtain and reveals an image of an auditorium, printed on gold paper. The gold foiled title is set in Lyon, a contemporary serif with classical Renaissance forms.
The exhibition is on from 30h of September until the 25th of February 2018.