THE SACRED & THE PROFANE_OPEN CALL_MUNICH JEWELLERY WEEK 2019

THE SACRED & THE PROFANE Art has always been connected to magic and mysteries. The sacred, mythology and religion have been the source which art canalized into magical symbols, practices and rituals – suggesting solace for existential agony and aspiring collectivities to bond, dare, create, flourish. In archaic times, religion, cult and rite was experienced […]

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THE SACRED & THE PROFANE_OPEN CALL_Munich Jewellery Week_Schmuckwoche München 2019

THE SACRED & THE PROFANE Art has always been connected to magic and mysteries. The sacred, mythology and religion have been the source which art canalized into magical symbols, practices and rituals – suggesting solace for existential agony and aspiring collectivities to bond, dare, create, flourish. In archaic times, religion, cult and rite was experienced […]

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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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Gloria Mundi _or_Why perform?

Christoph Ziegler performs his ‘prophetic’ “Gloria Mundi” at Thalia Theater Hamburg/Altonale Art Festival 2014. “Gloria Mundi” is a bitter sarcastic comment on the mental and material pauperization of German society. Neo-nationalism, remedies for self salvation and addiction to negation of reality are topics addressed by the performance. To watch LIVE video click on:   To […]

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