HELEN’S DRESS 4 EMBROIDERY + MYTHOLOGY LOVERS

HELEN’S DRESS – Textile Art, Embroidery, Story Telling, Mythology, Performance, Soft sculpture, Jewellery. Intensive 7-day artist residency + workshop + public presentation in Leonidio/Arcadia-Greece Description of the residency program The Helen’s Dress workshop addresses international artists or writers or culture/art historians/theorists with a strong interest in a contemporary interpretation of Greek mythology, narrative, textile art, […]

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SACRED & PROFANE – ARCADIA JEWELLERY WORKSHOP 2019/20

A 7-day Arcadia workshop for jewellery artists + presentation of their work Art has always been connected to magic and mysteries. The sacred, mythology and religion provided the source which art canalized into magical symbols, practices and rituals suggesting solace for existential agony and aspiring collectivities to bond, dare, create, flourish. A seven day/six nights […]

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OPEN CALL: THE INITIATION WORKSHOP_18-24 November 2019

  OPEN CALL: THE INITIATION WORKSHOP – 7-day/6 night artists residency // Performance, Narrative & Ritual Experience Workshop + public presentation in Athens, Greece The Initiation Workshop addresses international artists who work in the field of performance, interdisciplinary art, multimedia or design and have a strong interest in the contemporary meaning of ancient Greek mythology, […]

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Μυησις στο σπηλαιο του Διονυσου_Βουλα Καραμπατζακη

Φωτογραφίες: Η εικαστικός Βούλα Καραμπατζάκη και τα έργα της μέσα από τον φακό της ίδιας και των Αθηνά Παραουλάκη, Μαντώ Βασίλη,  Christoph Ziegler.   Ο Κρίστοφ κι εγώ είχαμε την χαρά να δεχθούμε την επίσκεψη της εκλεκτής εικαστικού Βούλας Καραμπατζάκη και του πρωτοπόρου συζύγου της Γιάννη Νέστορος στο Λεωνίδιο στα μέσα Ιουλίου. Τα έργα της […]

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Man made New_Nature mirrors life while threatening planet earth

Photo: Fabiana Gadano_New Nature_Credit: Damián Wasser Fabiana Gadano’s work for Wert/voll is made of  synthetic material used in objects of daily use, such as plastic bottles. The “new nature” man created himself in the last hundred years mirrors life and now threatens to replace it. “The excessive use of plastic is besieging the planet. Recycling […]

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