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Contemporary Jewellery

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Valsamaki Artemis ,1978, Athens,Greece

Education
1999-2002: Graduation from Mokume Silversmithing and Jewellery Design School
1996-1999: BA in Design from Vakalo School, Department of Graphics Design

Workshops

2016:Substance and absence part 2 presented by Jorge Manilla, Athens,Greece
2015: Substance and absence presented by Jorge Manilla, Athens,Greece
2015: Corporeo in corporeo presented by Jorge Manilla,Athens Greece

Seminars
2004: Rag doll workshop at the MARYVI arts workshop
2004: Theatrical puppet workshop at the MARYVI arts workshop
2003: Theatre games at the Theatre of Changes
2002: Enamel and clasp making techniques at an Institute of Vocational Training.

Exhibitions in Greece

2016:” The After Joya Effect 3” ,Popeye loves olive art space, Athens
2016: Athens Jewelry Week,” Intersecting spaces”, Melanithros art space, Athens
2014 :Symbols.Contemporary Art Jewelery Exhibition at the Industrial Gas Museum (Technopolis),Athens
2013: Without freedom there is no art. Contemporary Art Jewelery Exhibition at the Popeye Loves Olive Art Space, Athens
2013: Eternal Bliss. Contemporary Art Jewelery and Objects Exhibition at El.Marneri Gallery, Athens
2012: Mentis is opening again Exhibition  based upon materials of Mentis artisanship at the Benaki Museum,Athens
2011: Three landscapes of Paros , Artist in Residence ,Apothiki Art Centre, Paros
2010: TOOLS Contemporary Art Jewellery Exhibition at the TAF art foundation, Athens
2007: Puppet and Rag Doll Exhibition at the MARYVI workshop, Athens
2002: Contemporary Jewellery at the Lalaounis Jewellery Museum, Athens
2002: Trash Art Exhibition at the Industrial Gas Museum (Technopolis),Athens

International Exhibitions

2016: Transit “ Jewelry from around the world’’, Creativity Oggetti Gallery, Turin, Italy
2016: Unclasped,Discovering  Contemporary Greek  Jewellery, Melbourne,Australia
2015: Joya Art  Jewellery Fair,Barcelona,Spain
2010: Handwerk and design, New Munich Trade Fair Centre, Munich
2008: Sieraad International Jewellery Art Fair, Amsterdam

Solo exhibitions

2016: ”Landscapes of the mind”, Gallery Platina, Stockholm, Sweden

Commercial Exhibitions

2005-2011: Contemporary  Creations at MEC (Mesogia Exhibition Centre), Athens,Greece

Awards

Winner of the Public Award for the ”The After Joya Effect 3”at the Popeye Loves Olive art space, Athens

Membership

Member of the Greek Department of World Crafts Council
Spellion Group of Greek designers and jewellery makers
My Precious website of Greek Contemporary Jewellers

Public collection
In the gift shops of the Benaki Museum and the Greek Folk Art Museum
In shops throughout Greece