The exhibition” A Jewel Made In Greece” that inaugurated the Technopolis of Athens in February 2014, bringing together more than 7,000 visitors and surpassing the most optimistic expectation of both organizers and participants as creators, comes back in the same place ,in the Hall "New Fournoi" on 8 February 2015.
The exhibition will gather and this year most of the most valid signatures of authors of modern Greek jewelry. The Exhibition is under the auspices of Enterprise Monetary Museum Greece & Ilias Lalaounis Jewelry Museum, with its main aim to be extracted and presented in other countries of the world, having already
earned " entry tickets" for Brussels at the European Parliament's building view maximum and for Dubai with Enterprise support Greece.
At the same time, in the summer of 2015, the exhibition will be hosted again in Hotel Grand Resort Lagonissi
The project of this exhibition was launched and implemented as an idea of the Art Designer Mary Samoli, while the diligence of the art historian and Curator ,
Iris Kritikou. The purpose of the exhibition was to create a flexible and stylish platform that will host contemporary Greek artists representing the Creative jewelry, at a time when the Greek culture is the maximum our extroversion equipment and modern aesthetics in the presence of our country.
In the presentation-illustration this "far" of Greek jewelry, it is necessary to report and in its history. It could not be held without the participation of our HonoraryMuseum with representative jewellery-copies. The exhibition hosts representative copies of exhibits from the: National Archaeological Museum, the Museum of Cycladic art, Ilias Lalaounis Jewelry Museum, Epigraphic & Numismatic Museum, Museum Alex Mylona-Macedonian Museum of contemporary art and the Museum of Greek folk art.
The copies from the original masterpieces jewelries from the national archaeological, Numismatic and Byzantine and Christian Museum of the archaeological museum resources Fund grants – TAP. It is also planned a tribute to jewelry created for large theatrical performances from the collections of John Elias Metzikov. Also attending the Institute honors of George Zongolopoulos with jewelry-works of the sculptor, the Lyceum Ellinidon with jewels from the collections of School of Silver and Gold Metal ware of Stemnitsa.
Participating designers are members of both the next generation of all historical jewel house of Greece as well as of new designers with worldwide fame :
Mirto Anastassopoulou, Daphne Valente, LianaVourakis, Marios Voutsinas, Daskalaki, Marilina Deligiannopoyloy Helen, Maximos Zachariadis, Maya Zoulobits, Katerina Ioannidis, Stavroula Kaziale, SpyrosKanakis, Maria Kaprili, Tina Karageorgi ,Rallu Katsari, , Apostolos Kleitsiotis, Vally Kontides , MariaKontogiorgaki, Voula Karampatzaki, LuminousKwstoyli, Ileana Makri, Maria Militsi, PaperGeorgakopoulou, Sarenna Mpeza, Dolly Boukogianni,Liana Pattichis, Michael Pelamidis, Maria Petzetaki,Marianna Petridis, Marilou Prokopiou, Theodore Savvopoulos,
Mary Samoli Polina Sapouna, Giannis Sergakis, Ellice, Christina Soumpli and Lina Fanouraki.
For this exhibition will be be released the second album with photos and texts that include detail the chronology and the stakes of 35 artists.
Also, it will be created again by Mary Samoli a symbolic wreath of jewels and the rest 35 artists participators .
Part of the proceeds will go to support the school of Stemnitsa Silver and Gold Metal ware .
The architectural design and planning of space of exposure curated the APK a rchitects – A lexia Anastasopoulou and Maria Kyriazi.
“A Jewel Made in Greece” exhibition strikes again To support the unique creative Greek spirit and its history and to make "Made in Greece" title of honor synominous to luxury .
Organizing by : Smart event 7 Art
Location: municipality of Athens "Technopolis"," Building New Fournoi", 100 Piraeus str. , Gazi
Date: 8-February 15, 2015
Opening hours: daily from 12.00-20.00
Information: Tel.: +30 210 3475 518