Who killed Greek jewellery? (Part I)

Picture: One of my favorite designs I created exclusively for the Benaki Museum shop in Koubari Street in Kolonaki, Athens. “The guitar player” (2005) was inspired by a 18th century Cretan embroidery from the Benaki Museum’s collection. Hand embroidery on silk and pearls. Photo credit: Studio Kominis Athens. The golden age for contemporary jewellery art […]

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THE TEXTILE QUARTET_residency/workshop and show at Tsikaliotis Mansion_Leonidio_Last place available_17-30 June_Arcadia,Greece

Picture; Old Greek flag hand embroidered with 18th and 19th century traditional motifs. Loukia Richards_2010. Credit: Studio Kominis Athens. THE TEXTILE QUARTET Residency / Workshop / Exhibition in Arcadia / Greece The Textile Quartet is an two-week artist residency and exhibition project for international artists who wish to explore Greece’s rich textile tradition through a […]

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GREECE stands for GROWTH

  Photo credit: Christoph Ziegler Analysing objects, symbols, rituals and their significance for art and social interaction is part of the workshop: The Sacred & The Profane which takes place in Arcadia/Greece in January 2019. New dates are available. Participants’ works will be exhibited at Galerie Weltraum during Munich Jewellery Week (14-17 March 2019) Contact: […]

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ONE ARTIST A WEEK // Stella Jae Ricci: “Echoes Of Change”// 29.11. – 2.12.2018

Σας προσκαλούμε με χαρά/ We are happy to invite you to: Σκηνές ονείρου θυμίζουν τα έργα που παρουσιάζει η Αμερικανίδα εικαστικός Stella Jae Ricci στην ατομική της έκθεση “Echoes of Change” στην Αθήνα, το περιεχόμενο τους ωστόσο είναι βαθιά πολιτικό και ουμανιστικό. Εχοντας γυρίσει σχεδόν ολόκληρο τον κόσμο μέσα στην τελευταία δεκαπενταετία, η Ricci -επηρεασμένη […]

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Letter from Germany_A new column

Picture: “Merkel”. Collage by Christoph Ziegler / Roque Garcia Bermudez. Credit: Christoph Ziegler “Digitalization is Merkel’s mantra”. EN/GR Visual artist and economist Loukia Richards has been assigned a monthly column by the prestigious Greek political magazine “Defense and Diplomacy”. Richards – a former Reuters journalist – addresses issues of cultural diplomacy and innovation through her […]

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