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News: Exhibition at the Benaki Museum
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Work by Jazzt Design, to be presented in the exhibition "It’s all, oh so souvenir to me! Vol.3!".
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by Archaeology Newsroom

It’s all, oh so souvenir to me!

Redefining the greek souvenir

The exhibition opening today It’s all, oh so souvenir to me! Vol.3! becomes part of the Benaki Museum Shop, in Pireos Street Annexe, with new and unique ideas, with new participations, and with imaginative and unexpected souvenirs. It’s all, oh so souvenir to me! Vol.3! defines the souvenir as a highly aesthetic object, overturning the folklore stereotypes and introducing a new Greek identity.

Μore than 50 Greek designers will exhibit new objects inspired by their personal “mythology” or inspired by the unique permanent collections of the Benaki Museum. The aim of this exhibition is to change the meaning of the Greek souvenir.

The designers(in alphabetical order): Skevi Afantiti, A Future Perfect, Anima Theca, B612, Costas Bissas, Blanc, Bomba Design, Busy Bee, Xenia Deimezi, Niki Dimopoulou, Spyros Drakos, EDO by Evaggelos Kaimakis, Evol Eyes by Angeliki Tsotsoni, Hartovasilion Paperkingdom, IDISTI, Jazzt Design, Lina Karanikolaou, Spyros Kizis, Irini Klokkari, Koukoutsi, la trap – psarokokalo creative studio, Sophia Labropoulou, Less is More Design, Loula Leventi, Matalou at home, Meet the Cat, Metoo & Stella Sotiropoulou, Anna Moraitou, Mydesign by Vassilis Mylonadis, Fofi Nicolaides, papercuts by Alexandros Papadopoulos, Ploos Design, Prigkipw, Νikos Rakkas, Rdesign by Ritsa Anastasiadou, Dimosthenis Serketzis, Sugar Line Productions, Vasiliki Syrma, The Three Dots, thegreekbag by K. Rotsou, THEIA, Trouve mon Βouton, Lili Tsesmatzoglou, Twelve Collectives, Sofia & Dimitra Vamiali, Christos Vlioras, We Design, When in Greece, Which Cat, Argyri Zelka, Zorba is missing (Yiannis Karlopoulos and partners).

Duration: March 26 – May 5, 2015.

Opening: March 28, 2015 (6.00 p.m.)