Pinterest • Ένας κατάλογος ιδεών από όλο τον κόσμο

THEATRICAL MELPOMENE | MOODBOARD | The moodboard draws inspiration from Theatrical Melpomene of Classical Athens. Melpomene, the Muse of Tragedy, is often represented with a tragic mask and wearing the cothurnus, buskins traditionally worn by tragic actors. Read more >>

WHEN IN GREECE : TRAVEL MEMENTOS | When in Greece is a travel brand aiming to create beautiful and quality products associated with the travelling experience in Greece. All products are designed and crafted in the brand’s Athens based workshop. Key design of the visual identity beyond the concept of travel are the concepts of landmark and fragment as mementos. Read more >>

KORE + THE SANDAL | The white purity of Cycladic figurine: “In painting you can not chatter. You must discipline. You must restrain the synthesis anything unnecessary…” Yiannis Moralis (1916 – 2009). Girl Untying her Sandal, 1973. Acrylic on canvas, 146 x 100 cm. Read more >>

MINOAN LADIES IN BLUE | MOODBOARD | The moodboard draws inspiration from the Cretan women and the frescoes of Minos palace. The Minoan civilization was a Bronze Age civilization that arose on the island of Crete and flourished from about the 27th–15th century BC. In Ladies in Blue, fresco of Minoan women, aged 1600 BC, it is very evident that women’s dress played a great part in Minoan civilization. Read more >>

THE GREEK SOUVENIRS REVISITED | The winning projects of the Design Competition, conducted by the Archaeological Receipts Fund (TAP) in 2015, were announced following the exhibition held on Sunday, January 17 2016, under the ‘Design Athens 2’. According to the tender notice of the TAP Design Competition , the main purpose was to promote new projects by Greek designers, creators of applied arts and artists. Read more >>

THE KARAGIOZIS PROJECT | Deciding in times of democracy / What would Karagiozis say? What would Karagiozis do today? Read more >>

THE VOYAGE TO ITHAKA | Ithaka by C.P. Cavafy. 'As you set out for Ithaka hope the voyage is a long one, full of adventure, full of discovery.'... Gaitis Yannis (1923 – 1984) . Sirens – Odysseus. Oil on canvas , 150 x 195,5 cm. National Gallery. Read more >>

NEFELIA : RECOLLECTION OF TOPOS | Topos is the latest collection of the jewelry brand, Nefelia. Topos is the Greek name for location. Metaphorically though it suggests origin. Thus, this collection represents the designer’s feelings and memories over her origin, Greece. Read more >>

TWO IS COMPANY : ARCHAIC MODERNISM | Two Is Company design concept is thematically diverse taking ancient Greek patterns, symbols and structures and redefining them within a contemporary context. Read more >>