The e-Residency program “Helen’s Dress” was an innovative answer to COVID-19 travel restrictions. The e-Residency replaced the scheduled, same name, „physical residency“ in Vamvakou (Greece) which had to be canceled. Both the AIR and e-Residency program was designed and curated by visual artists Christoph Ziegler and Loukía Richards aka ZLR Betriebsimperium after a duo’s original idea […]Read More Helen’s Dress_e-Residency_A Wrap Up
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
WAR_ΠΟΛΕΜΟΣ, 11-14 March 2020_WELTRAUM Gallery_Rumfordstraße 26, Munich. The project is funded by City of Munich. Concept and curation: Christoph Ziegler and Loukia Richards. Schmuck München/ Jewelry Week Munich 2020 Πόλεμος πάντων μὲν πατήρ ἐστι, πάντων δὲ βασιλεύς. / War is the father of all and king of all; and some he shows as gods, others […]Read More POSTPONED 4 FALL 2020_WAR_ΠΟΛΕΜΟΣ
Support our artist initiative FaveLAB and experience Athens rich cultural life at a low budget! We issue TEN FAVELAB BONDS for 200,00 Euro/ A Bond. Each FaveLAB bond covers Two Weeks of Artist Residency in Athens for one person (accommodation/professional tips_13 nights/14 days). Deadline for buying a FaveLAB bond is Sunday 15 September 2019. […]Read More ONLY 10_FaveLAB bonds 2020 available 4 AIR ATHENS
The corona virus crisis makes it obvious to everybody that time has come to speak up. After Schmuck 2020 cancelation – following public health directives and suggestions issued by the German federal government, directives which also resulted in the cancelation of numerous fairs, events and concerts – such as IBT Berlin (world’s biggest tourism fair) […]Read More Europe’s Top Jewellery Event Seeks to Stay Independent_Corona Virus Updated
Fifteen years ago Munich’s Chamber of Crafts (Handwerkskammer) started to publish a list of galeries and events of independent makers and jewellery artists who presented their own shows in Munich parallel to the IHW Fair “Schmuck” and its highly reputable Herbert Hofmann prize. This event week – the Schmuckwoche – still continues to be a […]Read More The significance of Munich’s Schmuckwoche for cultural diplomacy in times of global turbulance
Apply for the #ZLR_Awards_2019! Eligible are artists participating in solo or group or mobile shows or events during #Munich_Jewelry_Week_2019 #Scmuckwoche_München http://www.zlr-award2019.tk Picture: #The_Jewellers_Hell_ for #The_Sacred_and_The_Profane by Loukia Richards_Detail. Credit: Christoph ZieglerRead More The Jewellers’ Hell
Photo collage: Christoph Ziegler The ZLR Jewellery Awards aims to encourage jewellery artists to keep on striving for excellence! ZLR celebrates five years of jewellery art exhibitions at Munich Jewellery Week (2015-19) and grants three awards. The ZLR Jewellery Awards intend to set a paradigm for personal responsibility and individual initiative, as well as question […]Read More The ZLR Jewellery Awards_Jewellery Week Munich 2019
#Jewellery #Greek_Jewlery #Loukia_Richards #Applied_ArtsRead More Happy to be part of the show!
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, […]Read More Power, Fame or Money?