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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TAMA

TAMA_Φωτογραφίες από ένα τάμα. 16 χιλιόμετρα Λεωνίδιο-Ελωνα, Αρκαδία-27 Ιανουαρίου 2019. Ta’ma is a deal with God. A sacrifice for a favor. In my case, sacrifice means: valuable time, physical exhaustion, a piece of jewellery I like.   The latter is aka “votive”. Leonidio-the monastery of Elona in Arcadia is appr. 5 hours/ 16 klm. More […]

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THE EMOTIONAL VALUE OF JEWELLERY: Offering jewellery to the ones who can not wear it

THE EMOTIONAL VALUE OF JEWELLERY: “Offering jewellery to the ones who can not wear it: Burying the dead with jewellery, adorning icons with jewellery in contemporary Greece.”  A pitch by Loukia Richards for the JEWELLERY MATTERS International Symposium at Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, 16 November 2017. Photo credit: Loukia Richards + Christoph Ziegler “Cosmos means universe and […]

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Holy bitch

Holy bitch, 2009. Textile book, embroidery, silver. Made during my artist residency at Ted Noten Atelier for RED LIGHT DESIGN funded by the City of Amsterdam. To be shown at The Sacred & The Profane group show at #Galerie_Weltraum Munich during #Schmuckwoche_München_2019 (#Munich_Jewellery_Week) #design #art Credit: Studio Kominis Athens

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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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