“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 center of Athens. It aimed to the interaction and the transformation of individuality to collaboration, diversity to unification and exchange to sharing. This year, is the 4th edition.
36 Selected Artists from 20 different countries are called to participate in the project with the work shown in Joya Barcelona Art Jewellery Fair of the previous year. During the event, the public will vote for their favorite artist, who will be invitedfor a Solo exhibition at Popeye loves Olive – Art Space.
Amira Jalet – Costa Rica, Anne-Sophie Vallée – Canada, Artemis Valsamaki – Greece, Christine Jalio – Finland, Daniela Saraya – Israel, Elin Flognman – Sweden, Georgia Gremouti – Greece, Gigi Mariani – Italy, Gili Doliner – Israel, Helmi Lindblom – Finland, Irene Palomar – Argentina, Iro Kaskani – Cyprus, Isabelle Busnel – France, Jamie Chung – South Korea, Jelizaveta Suska – Sweden, Jenny Edlund – Sweden, Liana Pattihis – U.K., Malene Kastalje – Denmark, Maria Tsimpiskaki – Greece, Marie Eve Castonguay – Canada, Melina Lindroos – Finland, Mengnan Zi – China, Michelle Kraemer – Luxembourg, Magali Thibault Gobeil – Canada, Nicole Schuster – Germany, Snem Yildirim – Turkey, Sunyoung Kim – South Korea, Susanna Baldacci – Italy, Vania Ruiz – Chile, Velislava Bozhinova – Bulgaria, Viktoria Münzker – Austria, Yafit Ben Meshulam – Israel, Yannick Mur – France, Ye-Jee Lee – South Korea, Yeseul Seo – South Korea, Yiota Vogli – Greece
WHEN WE ARE IN A SACRED GROUND #1
Wool felt, gold plated brass, ceramic color, plastic foam, urethan, polymer clay
Steel, powder coating, magnet
THEME AND VARIATION
Alpaca, gold, silver, brass, leather
Silver, pure gold, niello, patina
KEEP THE FAITH
Copper, silver, acrylic paint
FROZEN MOMENT: ЯR
Polymer crushed marble, amber, citrine, 14K gold
Popeye Loves Olive is an Art – Space sited next to the most vivid square, in the heart of the historical center 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.