Photo: Natasha Mercado_Courtesy of the artist Acrobats, bear tamers, horse dancers, gladiators – the joyful illusions of the circus and its characters have been a source of inspiration for artists since Roman times. The circus also evokes the image of the persisting artist who keeps performing despite existential hardships. Panem et circences, a practice of […]


Flying Circus eShow + Xmas Lottery

You are cordially invited to attend LIVE the e-Show “Flying Circus” presenting work by Christoph Ziegler and Loukia Richards. We will screen videos that illustrate the meaning and use of our jewelry, give an interactive Tarot reading, offer special gifts at special prices, and draw the 12 winning lots of our “Wheel of Fortune” Christmas […]

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SMCK #rebel OCT 2020

#SMCK #octoberissue is coming out soon ADVERTISE WITH US #ethicsbeforeaesthetics #mmc_led_art From Beograd 1993 to Novi Sad Cultural Capital of Europe 2021 #neuviemeconcept Paris #TJUL #scratchart #wagnerpreziosen #jewelry #ancientgreekmedicine #egkoimisis #germanyismorethancars #overfishing #jewellery #schmuck #jeromebel_thought_before_art #artmagazine #punk #jewellerymagazine #eusubsidy2destroyart #faith #mimi_moscow_jewelry #jewellery_commemorates_Colombia_killingsPLUS Editor’s Choice: Potters and Pottery of Greece / Gisbert Stach’s Latest Work at […]

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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 […]


A message of encouragement to all people fighting depression!

Contemporary jewellery artists defy stereotypes regarding modelling – otherwise they would not have been “artists”. My mother is not just an old lady modelling my latest piece “St.Barbara-Patron saint of artillerists” (left) and Christoph Ziegler’s “Fragments” (right) – both to be viewed at WAR_POLEMOS, 11-14 March 2020 at Galerie WELTRAUM, Munich; she is a person […]

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WAR_ΠΟΛΕΜΟΣ_Galerie WElTRAUM_11-14 March _SCHMUCK München/MJW 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 as men, some he makes slaves, others free. Heraclitus WAR_ΠΟΛΕΜΟΣ_Galerie WELTRAUM, Rumfordstraße 26, 80469 Munich. 11-14 March 2020_Schmuckwoche München/ Munich Jewellery Week 2020. With Mihaela Coman, Yonghak Jo, Marilena Karagkiozi, […]

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Μην φερνετε κουκουβαγιες στην Αθηνα!

Πνύκα _Φωτογραφία Κριστόφ Τσιγκλερ Δεν γνωρίζω περίπτωση Έλληνα καλλιτέχνη, συγγραφέα, μουσικού, ηθοποιού, σκηνοθέτη, σκηνογράφου που να έκανε διεθνή καριέρα χωρίς το έργο του να εκπορεύεται από τα βιώματα και τους συλλογισμους που προέκυψαν από την τριβή του με τον ελληνικό πολιτισμό. Από την Ελλάδα στον κόσμο, θα μπορούσε να ονομαστεί η συνειδητή ή ασυνειδητη στρατηγική […]

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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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