The Greek marble in a different way…
The Cycladic figurines, the ancient theatre of Epidaurus, the beehive tombs of Mycenae, the bronze peplos-wearing statue, are all transformed in her hand into impressive pieces of microsculpture jewelry, many of which are sold at museum shops, such as the Museum of Cycladic Art, thus giving the opportunity to many tourists to take a modern sample of Greek history back home.
The challenge of the material
Return of the Parthenon marbles
«My aim is to support the Greek element, by using a timeless material in a progressive and contemporary way. I also want to remind the wider public the issue of the return of the marbles to their homeland. In this way fashion can make a political statement, sending its own messages.».
Xenia – Nefelly Vlachou