After the successful completion of our first Athens AIR+Workshops series for Jewellery Artists/Designers (2015-2018), we announce a new series of intensive one-week-long Artist Residencies including curated visits in major art and jewellery collections, as well as creativity boosting “Story Telling+Performance” workshops. The programme addresses international jewellery artists and designers who wish to understand the very […]Read More NEW: INITIATION_AIR_Jewlery Artists_Athens_JUL-DEC 2018
VIDEO LINK: EN/GR The video i(n English and Greek) features our work as artists and curators – aka ZLR Betriebsimperium“ – to be presented at the Symposium titled “Aspects of Independent Artistic Creation in Greece today” at the National Museum of Contemporary Art (EMST) in Athens, 13-14 April 2018. The Symposium is organized and curated […]Read More Fund your own independent art project – A decalogue
Photo: “Je suis Charlie”, 2016. Credit: Christoph Ziegler EN/GR Loukia Richards of ZLR Betriebsimperium has been nominated for the European Prize for Applied Arts/Discipline: Jewellery. This year’s theme Monumentality-Fragility pays tribute to the work, political views and life motif of French/Swiss artist Niki de Saint-Phalle. The jury selected eighty nominees from over 600 applications. The […]Read More Nomination_European Prize for Applied Arts_Belgium/Υποψηφια για το Ευρωπαϊκο Βραβειο Κοσμηματος
Picture_ Test Drive at Munich Jewellery Week 2016: A mobile_New_Economy_Jewellery_Art_Show. Credit_ Christoph Ziegler EN/GR Delighted! We have been invited to present a video on our contemporary jewellery projects (2014-2018) and more specifically on our project funding strategies at the symposium “Aspects of independent art in contemporary Greece” orgnized by Horizontas Gegonoton the National Museum of […]Read More Aspects of independent art in contemporary Greece_National Museum of Contemporary Art
FaveLAB, a laboratory for contemporary art, hosts a series of related activities (shows, lectures, workshops, artist dinners etc.) to promote the concept of living, working, sharing, networking and reshaping urban development and create synergies for established and emerging artists. After the successful completion of an AIR+solo shows series for international artists (Germany, Italy, Mexico, Greece […]Read More One Artist A Week @FaveLAB/OPEN CALL _ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE programme_ATHENS/2nd year
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: Interested in […]Read More Gloria Mundi _or_Why perform?
Sales experts of luxury goods (such as jewellery) call the new indispensable marketing tool: Story Telling. Art and craft market professionals in London and Berlin do agree that a good story behind your work is what gives the customer the final incentive or „kick“ to buy it. In our new interdisciplinary project “They call me […]Read More When two bankers meet, they talk about art.