The “Αfter Joya Effect” is an exhibition that took place for the first time, in 2014, at Popeye loves Olive – Art Space, in the historical centre of Athens. It aims to the interaction and the transformation of individuality to collaboration, diversity to uni cation and exchange to sharing.
In this year’s – 5th edition – 27 selected artists from 17 different countries are called to participate with their work shown in “Joya Barcelona Art Jewellery Fair” from the previous year. During the event, the public, votes for its favourite artist, which will be invited for a solo exhibition at Popeye loves Olive – Art Space.
Agapi Smpokou • Greece, Aggelika Diplari • Greece, Alex Kinsley • Canada, Amira Jalet • Costa Rica Angela Ciobanu • Romania, Antria Prasinou • Greece, Artemis Valsamaki • Greece, Daniella Saraya • Isael Elizabeth Habig • Austria, Florian Weichsberger • Germany, Inai Tsubasa • Japan, Ioli Livada • Greece, Irene Palomar • Argentina, Isabelle Busnel • France, Jamie Chung • South Korea, Jillian Moore • Usa Jounghye Park • South Korea, Karin Roy Andersson • Sweden, Marian Ripoll • Spain, Miki Asai • Japan Niki Stylianou • Greece, Senay Akin • Turkey, Stefania Sioufa • Greece, Tami Eshed • Israel, Wanshu Li • China Yu-Chu Huang • Taiwan, Yiota Vogli • Greece
WARRIOR # 2.3
Iron, stainless steel, brass, cotton
LANDSCAPE – Necklace #1
Copper, bronze, pigments, patina
995 gold, 750 gold, silver
GO WITH THE GLOW
Acrylic, sterling silver, glass beads, sequins, nylon wire, fluorescent materials
THE COURSE OF TIME
Parchment, 14kt yellow gold, steel
Karin Roy Andersson
Recycled plastics (from serving tray) thread, steel
Popeye Loves Olive is an Art – Space sited next to the most vivid square, in the heart of the historical centre of Athens, dedicated to Contemporary Jewelry and the Art of Tattooing.
During the five years of its presence, the space had been well known for its provocative and underground events, parties, performances and the promotion of the most innovative jewelry artists from around the globe.
It has been a meeting place for the art world of Athens and its unique combination of tattoos and jewelry is attracting, not only the Greek scene, but also the international crowd that makes Popeye loves Olive, one of a kind and a must – visit space in Greece.