Jewellery art show opportunities_Munich_Leipzig

Photo: Archaic Artemis_National Museum Delphi_Credit: Christoph Ziegler We have 2 places still available for our #Munich_Jewellery_Week_2019 team “The Sacred&The Profane” 14-17 March 2019-If you are interested in our #Open_Call, contact asap: We are also looking for 4 additional participants 4 institutional group show in Germany on #jewellery art+ #environment autumn 2019. Artists working with […]

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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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Power, Fame or Money?

Picture: The Tower_Tarot. The Tower card means Disaster… A fellow artist told me the other day that after all her efforts – hard and committed work, hundreds of applications for a grant or award or artist residency, hundreds of portfolio proposals deposited for gallery and committe inspection – she achieved: Nothing. She is still unknown, […]

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It is quite impressive that when artists look for “funding”, they usually mean filling out  an application form, put it in a bottle and throw it to the ocean of juries, committees and other bureaucratic instances which will then pick one out of the many – the most convenient, the better – and name the […]

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Kritik und Ideen zur Neuausrichtung: Schmuck-Woche_München

What’s Wrong? Kritik und Ideen zur Neuausrichtung der Schmuck-Austellungswoche in München Christoph Ziegler & Loukia Richards I. Was wollen die Aussteller, was wollen die Besucher? In den vier internationalen Ausstellungsprojekten, die wir zur Schmuck-Austellungswoche präsentiert haben, haben wir mit mehr als achtzig international bekannten Schmuckkünstler*innen und Designern zusammengearbeitet und mit Kollegen und Besuchern, Sammlern, Journalisten […]

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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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