They Call Me Nobody Your actions are pointless if no one notices – Jenny Holzer, “Truisms”. Working as an independent artist, there are things you have to know to increase your chances of success. Success is a very personal definition and always by design – Never by chance! It requires knowledge, instinct, persistence, very hard […]Read More Athens_Munich//Inkubator_They Call Me Nobody_Open Call
After the successful completion of our first Athens AIR+Workshops series for Jewellery Artists/Designers (2015-2018), we announce a new series of intensive one-week-long Artist Residencies including curated visits in major art and jewellery collections, as well as creativity boosting “Story Telling+Performance” workshops. The programme addresses international jewellery artists and designers who wish to understand the very […]Read More NEW: INITIATION_AIR_Jewlery Artists_Athens_AUG or DEC 2018
By ZLR Betriebsimperium* The following text has been published in the November 2017 issue of Findings – the UK Association for Contemporary Jewellery magazine. Photo: Three women, 2017. Loukia Richards for ZLR Bteriebsimperium. Jewellery inspired by Gestapo prisoners’ graffitis at the Greek Resistance Memorial in Athens. Contemporary art has the mission to interfere actively in […]Read More Jewellery as a means to reflect on the essence of all things surrounding us!
Munich Jewellery Week 2018 is approaching. We will present our 4th international group show inspired by Greek spirituality: “Initiation 2018 // Kalichoron” at Florian Trampler Gallery. The new project in Munich follows an Artist Residency in Athens, where participants were introduced into the Greek world view and art; we also had the opportunity, during the […]Read More Everyhing you need to know about MJW, but you do not know whom to ask!
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.
Here are some of the questions artists/designers/makers interested in our project “Initiation 2018 – Kallichoron at Munich Jewellery Week” ask us: Who is firstname.lastname@example.org I have to send my questions to? Loukia Richards is an artist and curator. She was a nominee for the Herbert Hofmann Prize in „Schmuck 2017“. Richards has lectured for Zimmerhof […]Read More Q&A_s: INITIATION 2018 – Munich Jewlery Week
This is the Open Call for international artists working in the field of jewellery who want to participate in our group show at Munich Jewellery Week (8-11 March 2018). INITIATION 2018 – KALLICHORON addresses international artists working in the field of jewellery regardless of their knowledge of or connection to Greece or/and Greek culture. INITIATION […]Read More INITIATION@MUNICH JEWLERY WEEK 2018 (via Athena)/Only 1 place available!