27/5/2014

'SYMBOLS'

 

Contemporary Jewellery Exhibition 31/5-9/6 at Technopolis , Gazi Museum

 

Contemporary Jewellery Exhibition

S Y M B O L S
Symbols of Today, Fragments of tomorrow!

Technopolis – City of Athens

May 31 – June 9 2014


“Jewellery Art Workers” (J.A.W), the Association of Greek jewellery designers, is happy to announce the Contemporary Jewellery Exhibition S Y M B O L S, from May 31 to June 9, at the Old Retorts of the Industrial Gas Museum, at Technopolis – City of Athens.

42 Artists – Distinguished Designers participate in a dialogue around contemporary symbolism taking the form of pieces of jewellery, with the use of various materials and mediums. 

These pieces of jewellery resist the ravages of time and arrive in the future as fragments carrying coded information – symbols of our times.

The past is reinterpreted, the present is recorded and the messages are carried to the future, using Inspiration as their guide and Art as their vehicle!

Art Video and Performances will be also presented and jewellery workshops and guided tours will take place during the exhibition hours.


Curator: Anna Chassanakou


Participating Artists: Kalliopi Arnaoutaki, Artemis Valsamaki, Stavros Vlachos, Melanie Georgacopoulos, Vassilis Giabouras, Akis Goumas, Aphrodite Goula, Stella Deligianni, Tania Drakidou, Artemis Zafrana, Thomas Thomidis, Victoria Ioannidou, Iosiff Iosifidis, Anastasia Kandaraki, Christina Karakalpaki, Apostolos Klitsiotis, Paraskevi Kokolaki, Vally Kontidis, Marialena Leondarakis, Katerina Malami, Lefteris Margaritis, Mary Margoni-Yannis Mandilakis, Katerina Meliopoulou, Maria Militsi, Sarina Beza, Fotini Nikolaidou, Sofia Papalexiou, Liana Pattihis, Barbara Perrakis, Aspasia Polyzou, Vangelis Polyzos, Antria Prasinou, Eleftheria Stamati, Iosiff Stavroulakis, Niki Stylianou, Maria Tsibiskaki, Otsis (Vasilios Tsoutsoplidis), Dora Charalambaki, Maria Chatzaleksi-Errikos Andreopoulos, Maria Psarianou, COSMOCHAOS Maria Apostolopoulou-Nikos Karakostas, D-OLIUM Sofia Bachlava-Vassilis Stamoulis



Opening: Saturday, May 31st, at 20.00

Duration: May 31 – June 9 2014

Visiting hours: Daily, 12.00 - 22.00 

Guided tours: Daily, 16.00 - 20.00

Contact: Τ. +30 6944687296, chassanakou@yahoo.gr,www.jewelleryartworkers.com
FB: J.A.W. Jewellery Art Workers


Technopolis – City of Athens: 100, Pireos str., Gazi, Athens.
+30 210 3475518, +30 210 3453548
press@athens-technopolis.gr

Access:
Metro:“Κeramikos” Stop, Troley: No. 21 (from Omonia),“Gas” Stop, Bus: 049, 815, 838, 914, Β18, Γ18, “Gas” Stop 

Admission free

Showroom: Romvis 22, 5th Floor, Athens 10562, Greece  +30 210 6100790                                                                                                       

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