E-commerce caveat What did we learn from e-dealing with vintage jewellery and objects over the years By ZLR Betriebsimperium Selling online is an additional step to promote your work. However, before you plunge into the e-commerce-euphoria, you should consider the following: 1. Customs. The war on global trade includes controls and fees which may influence […]Read More Jewellery+e-commerce: It’s not what you think!
Stay Home, Read-Reflect, Be Merry: Upcycled Lamps by Christoph Ziegler made of 100% processed Greek trash and vintage parts. For stock/price catalogue, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org Photo credit: Christoph ZieglerRead More At home and enlighted
Text and works by Virginia Jakim: Club / Bozo (hands) / Bozo. Buenos Aires – Berlin, March 2020. “In recent years, I witnessed both in social media and during Schmuck, how the Contemporary Jewellery world has become either too centripetal, or some kind of popular girls club, acting “woke” but in reality reproducing all […]Read More You feel as if you are not succeeding fast enough-A Jewellery artist’s Open Letter
Photo credit: Christoph Ziegler. Ελληνικό κειμενο μετά το αγγλικό. WAR_ΠΟΛΕΜΟΣ group show – originally scheduled for Schmuck 2020/Jewellery Week of Munich 2020 – will take place on 5-8 November 2020 at Weltraum Gallery, Munich. In the meanwhile, participants decided to present their work, concepts and thoughts through a different art medium: comics! Comics is often […]Read More WAR_Comics+Jewlery: St.Barbara
EASY FOOD RECIPES INSPIRED BY RIJKS MUSEUM PAINTINGS “This is a cook book inspired by food representations as seen in the Rijks Museum collection. The portrayal of food in the paintings of the Rijks Museum collection is greatly admired, although I believe that few people would openly admit that they literally hunger for it. Most […]Read More Easy meals from masterpieces
Το Οχι!, έργο πάνω στην οποία εργάστηκα επί μία διετία (2008-2010) και θα μπορούσε να περιγραφεί ως δειγματολόγιο ελληνικών μοτίβων του 18ου και 19ου αιώνα κεντημένο πάνω σε παλαιά ελληνική σημαία, πολλοί από εσάς το γνωρίζετε ήδη από παλαιότερες αναρτήσεις μου. Ο τίτλος του αναφέρεται στην αγανάκτηση που ένιωσα όταν τα ελληνικά ομόλογα, η φερεγγυότητα […]Read More Η ΕΛΛΑΔΑ ΘΑ ΖΗΣΕΙ!
“Munich Jewellery Week” , the trademarked, fee funded map for non institutional shows during Schmuck München – which in German means Jewellery (week) Munich – has sent me a bulk mail stating that they cannot refund us the ad money we paid for our event to be included in their 2020 map, but they can […]Read More We do not need your discount
Picture: Loukia Richards_”Cy the Cat in Alhambra style”_2016. Photo credit: Christoph Ziegler #1: Social responsibility is the “new black”. #2: Wishful thinking is not facts. The decision of IHM to cancel Fair and Schmuck 2020 did not come out of the blue; it followed extensive reporting on the cancellation of other major German fairs and […]Read More Schmuck 2020: When you miss the shows, do not miss the lessons!
Photo: Carla Castiajo_Purus et Promiscuus, 2014. Ελληνικό κείμενο μετά το αγγλικό: We are happy to announce the artists selected for the fee free ARTIST IN RESIDENCE programme “Helen’s Dress” at Vamvakou Revival (22-27 June 2020) at Vamvakou, Laconia are: Carla Castlajo_Visual artist_Spain Annika Gupta_Writer_USA/India Anastassia Hassiotis_Choreographer and writer_Greece Trisha Gupta_Textile artist_USA/India Christina Mitrentse_Visual artist_UK/Greece Amelie […]Read More Selected artists_Helen’s Dress AIR_S.Niarchos Foundation
Picture: Loukia Richards, 2018: The Jeweller’s Hell_Credit: Christoph Ziegler Jewelry Week of Munich Faces Challenges Europe’s Top Jewelry Event Seeks to Stay Independent By Loukia Richards While Germany’s vice chancellor claims the “fat years are over,” Munich’s jewelry scene wonders if this year’s slowdown should be attributed to temporary consumer fears or reflects an imminent […]Read More Jewelry Week of Munich Faces Challenges_2019 analysis_Full text