Collective of Sighs is an offset- and Risograph printed book, published by Look Back and Laugh (Ljubljana, Slovenia). The book compiles a selection of artworks by Tjaša Cizej, Marko K. Gavez, Klemen Ilovar, Jurij Lozič, LeaLudvik, Bor Kokelj, Ema Kobal, Matija Medved, Miha Perne, NezPez, Nejc Prah, Sangara Perhaj, Dorijan Šiško, Gašper Uršič, Jaka Vatovec, Tadej Vaukman, Sonja Vulpes, Luna Woelle and Leon Zuodar.
This book was conceived as an attempt to turn the stream of unpleasant events of 2020 into something positive. It consists of works by nineteen Slovenian artists, connected by the stream of events in 2020.
Nirvana and its expressive shapes combine well with illustrations: each word stetted with is transformed into an image and become a collection of strange rounded shape objects. Nirvana is paired with a yet unidentified grotesk. [Edit: It’s Monument Grotesk, see comments.]