“As we navigate our way through uncertain times, this exhibition seeks to remind us of the fragility of our shared European community. Hosting this exhibition at the National Design & Craft Gallery provides an environment for exchange and dialogue that contributes to our shared understanding of how culture can help to build community and bring […]Read More Can crafters and designers mend a broken piece?
EN/GR “OXI!/NO!”. Loukia Richards, 2010. Embroidery of 18th and 19th century Greek traditional motifs on old Greek flag. Credit: Studio Kominis Athens. “By 2030 3D printing will overtake conventional manufacturing in the fashion industry making exquisite embroidery and hand-crafted pieces the ultimate luxury”. This is a statement by fashion’s “Bible” Vogue (British, June 2016). Professional […]Read More Embroidery is the new black
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
Holy bitch, 2009. Textile book, embroidery, silver. Made during my artist residency at Ted Noten Atelier for RED LIGHT DESIGN funded by the City of Amsterdam. To be shown at The Sacred & The Profane group show at #Galerie_Weltraum Munich during #Schmuckwoche_München_2019 (#Munich_Jewellery_Week) #design #art Credit: Studio Kominis AthensRead More Holy bitch
EN/GR Monumentality/Fragility_EUROPEAN PRIZE FOR APPLIED ARTS_PART II_IRELAND: The National Design & Craft Gallery_Kilkenny Castle_Opening_Saturday 9 February 2019 Happy to announce that the nominees show goes to Ireland. The exhibition runs until 24 June 2019 Sirens/Pornogirls + Puma go to Ireland. Saint returns to the J.Redel+S.Visbeek Collection Amsterdam where it belongs. https://www.ndcg.ie/exhibitions/european-prize http://kilkennycastle.ie/ Εχω την χαρά να […]Read More Puma+Sirens go emerald island
Photo credit: Christoph Ziegler Carlotta Sennato’s holistic installation “SUBVERSIVE GAMES” at Π Artworks_ Syntagma_Athens initiated this season’s “One Artist A Week” programme. The programme hosts international artists who wish to live like locals, work like locals, discover Athens like locals and exhibit their work in Athens addressing the local and the global community. For more […]Read More One_Artist_A_Week_Carlotta Sennato: “On the art of subverting.”
Illuminated and Hurricane Brooch are among the works we show at JUST PLASTICS, the special show at Eunique Design Fair opening TODAY in Karlsruhe/Germany. https://bnn.de/lokales/karlsruhe/auf-der-eunique-ein-bisschen-die-welt-retten https://www.eunique.eu/website/f%C3%BCr-besucher/rahmenprogramm/just-plastics.jsp http://www.zlr-betriebsimperium.tkRead More ZLR Betriebsimperium_Guest artists at JUST PLASTICS_the special show at Eunique Design Fair_Karlsruhe/Germany.
VIDEO LINK: EN/GR The video i(n English and Greek) features our work as artists and curators – aka ZLR Betriebsimperium“ – it was presented at the Symposium titled “Aspects of Independent Artistic Creation in Greece today” at the National Museum of Contemporary Art (EMST) in Athens, 13-14 April 2018. The Symposium was organized by Horizontas […]Read More Fund your own independent art project – A decalogue
Photo: “Je suis Charlie”, 2016. Credit: Christoph Ziegler EN/GR Loukia Richards of ZLR Betriebsimperium has been nominated for the European Prize for Applied Arts/Discipline: Jewellery. This year’s theme Monumentality-Fragility pays tribute to the work, political views and life motif of French/Swiss artist Niki de Saint-Phalle. The jury selected eighty nominees from over 600 applications. The […]Read More Nomination_European Prize for Applied Arts_Belgium/Υποψηφια για το Ευρωπαϊκο Βραβειο Κοσμηματος
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_Munich Schmuckwoche 2018: A Jewellery, Narrative & Performance show to reflect the night of the sacred orgies.