“Strong Wishes” for 2012 – Christmas event

It’s been a wonderful Christmas atmosphere last Sunday at the Eleni Marneri Galerie, Athens, a minute’s walk from the Acropolis Museum. Soprano Gogo Ksagara and harpist Lenia Zapheiropoulou performed 4 songs of Sibelius for the opening of the group exhibition “Strong Wishes” which takes place until the 10th January.  A little later, the road in front of the gallery echoed the…

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The unconventional Irina

What should one expect of a jewelry designer with architecture, environmental and theatre studies? I came upon the work of Irina Kalintzaki in the beginning of 2011, little before her exhibition in Chili Art Gallery, Athens. On the occassion of the two Christmas art bazaars she participates in this December, I wanted to share with you the creations and talent…

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Soap of Gold

Eleni Marneri Gallery presents an one-off series of gold-embellished soap by Dimitra Natural. Made out of symbolism rather than luxury, this original idea found its roots in ancient texts of Homer’s litterature and the Old Testament. The prime material for the soap is olive oil, which Homer called “liquid gold”. In an effort to materialize this metaphor in an allegoric and…

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They reduce, you seduce

Athens calling! The ones of you who are already familiar with the high aesthetic quality and refined taste of Orange lingerie stores will understand why this 1-20 euros bazaar is so special. Men’s and women’s lingerie sale featuring brands such as Calvin Klein, DIM, Levi’s and Huit lasts until Tuesday 15th November, so hurry up while stocks last.

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A ceramics exhibition like no other

Norvegian ceramics artist Idun Lisbet Storrud is showing her exceptional work in Athens until the 3rd December. Idun Lisbet’s work goes beyond the descriptive nature of the art of ceramics, as she reveals the real emotional supply of each object, sourcing from the feelings and the soul of humans. A large variety of her work, ranging form monumental artifacts to…

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