Embroidery is the new black

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 […]

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Holy bitch

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 Athens

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Puma+Sirens go emerald island

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 […]

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One_Artist_A_Week_Carlotta Sennato: “On the art of subverting.”

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 […]

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ZLR Betriebsimperium_Guest artists at JUST PLASTICS_the special show at Eunique Design Fair_Karlsruhe/Germany.

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.tk

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Nomination_European Prize for Applied Arts_Belgium/Υποψηφια για το Ευρωπαϊκο Βραβειο Κοσμηματος

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 […]

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Initiation 2018 // Kallichoron_Munich Schmuckwoche 2018: A Jewellery, Narrative & Performance show to reflect the night of the sacred orgies.

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 […]

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