Pictures: Works by Anna Watson. In her “Votive Collection Project” UK jewellery artist Anna Watson focuses on votives, the material relics of bloodless sacrifices to God or Gods. Anna is Artist in Residence in FaveLAB’s Athens programme_ One Artist A Week. Anna intends to use the historical context of Athens – a city inhabited for […]Read More Anna Watson_Athens 2 inspire my Votive Collection
Picture: Taweesak Molsawat. From his performance: Body Politic EN/GR During his One Artist A Week residency in Athens, artist, performer and academic Taweesak Molsawat from Bangkok (Thailand) will focus on the paradoxical concepts of prejudice, identity, race, culture and politics that reflect the social and economical status and the different religious and cultural communities in […]Read More Taweesak Molsawat_The body between cultural hierarchy and reality
Photo: Christoph Ziegler, Melted Brooches_Installation_Galerie Florian Trampler_Munich Open Call: We are looking for a jewellery artist working with recycled gold from cell phones and/or new high tech material fpr an instituttional group show in Berlin, May 2019. There is no fee charged. Please apply with website or cv/letter of interest/digital portfolio by 31 August: email@example.comRead More Looking for artist_institutional group show_Berlin_2019
ZLR Betriebsimperium is delighted to receive stories written by its readers. We are happy to post a wonderful text written by Dutch writer Cathy Lewin. As you may see below, Cathy is also a maker of jewellery unfolding new charming stories on symbols, images and conepts that constitute Greece’s imaginary, identity and living culture. Do […]Read More Water bij de ouzo. Always mix your water with a drop of ouzo!
We are happy to announce our new residency, workshop and exhibition project website! Wir freuen uns, ankündigen zu dürfen: ON AIR NOW – unsere neue FaveLAB Webseite für internationale Künstlerresidencies und Ausstellungsprojekte // http://www.myths2013.net/favelab/index.htmlRead More FaveLAB is ON AIR!
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.
A pitch by Loukia Richards for the JEWELLERY MATTERS International Symposium at Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, 16 November 2017. You may read Part 1/2/3/4/5/6 by scrolling down blog updates. Credits: Christoph Ziegler/Loukia Richards Picture #1. A tooth with a golden crown taken from a relative’s scull after exhumation; it is used an an amulet. Notice that the […]Read More 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.” Last part 7/7