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 rent living+working space for artist in Leonidio, Arcadia/Greece. from Friday 15 June to Friday 29 June for 250,00 Euro. Partner or second artist may share the living space (25 sm) (WITH: bedroom/2 beds/ bed sheet/towels/ cooking devices/ dishes/ glasses etc/ cooking stove-kitchen/ private bathroom/shower/separate entrance) and the atelier (45 sm) for an additional 125,00 […]Read More Flat+ATELIER Greece_Mid-JUNE_Romantic_Mansion_SPECIAL PRICE_250_Euro_2_Weeks
Photo: The mystical rose of Eleusina. Credit: Christoph Ziegler The project INITIATION 2018 // KALLICHORON focuses on „Body – Ritual – Narrative“ as a means to bridge jewellery with the sacred context of its origins and to find meaning in its future development. For 2.000 years Eleusina, a farmers’ community close to Athens, was the […]Read More Initiation 2018 // Kallichoron_MunichJWeek2018: A Jewellery, Narrative & Performance show to reflect the night of the sacred orgies.
In Orthodox Greece, epiphany – January 6th – commemorates the baptism of Jesus in the river Jordan by John the Baptist. In ancient Greece myriad of myths talked about the importance of water and its creatures – gods, nymphs, daemons – for fertility, rejuvenation, forgiveness, but also for oblivion and death. Water rituals were also […]Read More 6 January 2018_Epiphany or Blessing of the Waters
Mit steigenden Mieten in Deutschland fällt vielen Künstlern und Kreativen das Schaffen und (Über-) Leben sehr schwierig. Wir bieten Dir die Möglichkeit, Dein Projekt in hellen, grossen, zentralen Atelier- und Wohnräumen in Griechenland (Athen und Leonidio) vorzubereiten in Künstlerpreisen. Dazu gibt es Experten-Tips und – wenn erwünscht – sogar die Möglichkeit einer Athen-Ausstellung. Preise für […]Read More (Nicht uralte und) günstige, helle, grosse, zentrale Atelier-/Wohnräume für Künstler+Kreative in GR
Ting Quetzaljo is a jewellery artist from Taipei, Taiwan. She was our Artist In Residence in Athens in September 2017. “The artist residency experience was a very special experience for me. I am enchanted by the way of thinking and the philosophy behind Greek culture, by the history, by the tradition and customs that passed […]Read More Ting: “The purpose of cultivating the self is to return to a mode of existence that is natural, but has been obscured by social conditioning.”
Pictures: H. Schliemann’s house “Palace of Troy” in down town Athens. Loukia and Lieta in Daphni monastery. Loukia in the cave of Hades in Eleusina. Credit: Götz Schauder Götz Schauder is a documentary film script writer and film director from Berlin. He was our Athens Artist In Residence in September 2017 along with jewellery artist […]Read More Götz Schauder: “Never eat in the underworld. Or may be do!” Inside the Gestapo prison of Athens.