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A JEWEL MADE IN GREECE @ MAD NY 

16-11-2017

With great success another "A Jewel Made In Greece" (AJMIG) exhibition came to an end, powered by Enterprise Greece. 27 inspiring Greek Jewelry Designers presented their collections at the Museum Of Arts and Design (MAD) in New York from the 16th till the 19th of November 2017. 

At the opening of the exhibition many guests attended such as: 

- Numerous Greek and foreign visitors - art enthusiasts

- Journalists from the local tv and radio stations - MGTV USA, ΑΝΤ TV, New Greek TV - to which interviews were given

- Mrs Eleni Sakelli, National Herald newspaper 

- Mr Argyris Argitakos, President of the Manhattan Chapter of The Order of AHEPA, Delphi #25 

- Mr Travis A. Lejman, representative from the "Gemological Appraisal Laboratory of America".

- Mrs Aspa Bitis, Hellenic American Chamber of Commerce

- Mrs Olga Bornozi, Capital Link.

Moreover, the 27 designers had the great honor to be hosted at the General Consulate of Greece in New York, by Mr Konstantinos Koutras, General Consul and Mrs Lana Zochiou, Consul who also visited the exhibition along with Mr Georgios Michailidis and Vasilios Liveris from the Greek Trade office.

Media sponsors of the exhibition: Greek Press Office in New York and the Greek Tourism Organization, head of which is Mrs Grigoria Kamaterou.

Interviews were also given to the radio stations Hellas radio NY during Dimitris Filippides' show and Cosmos fm, during Panos Satzoglou's show.

 

The exhibition was the next milestone of A JEWEL MADE IN GREECE’s annual program, whose aim is to promote the Greek jewelry all over Greece and abroad. All participant designers represent the contemporary jewelry, creating a dialogue between the present and the ancient Greek jewelry making.

The visitors of the exhibition will have the opportunity to embark on a creative journey, and admire contemporary jewelry. Gold, silver, precious stones, outstanding designs and colours all are part of this creative journey. The opening hours of the exhibition were: Thursday from 14.00 till 21.00 and Friday - Sunday from 10.00 till 18.00.

The companies and designers who were exhibiting are:

Vasso Galati • Vanile on the Rock by Vanessa Geroulanos • Danai Gianneli • Golden Outliers by Myrto Grigori • Dared by Despina Daldaki • Eleni Daskalaki  • Ukka Lelle by Marilina Deligiannopoulou • Dimos Jewellery  • Maria Fotopoulou • Stelios Karantonas • Bijoux Bizarres by Panos Kardasis • Kevork Kolanian - Orofasma • Katia kolokytha • Kouzoupis Jewellery.  • Evangelos Kyriakos • Fotini Kostouli • Maramenos & Pateras • Daphne P. • Sophia Papakosta • Anileve by Evelina Papantoniou • Chryssanthi Papaxenou • Evan Tsoukalas • SAMOLI by Mary Samoli • Olga Maria Tsiligkiroglou • Konstantina Tzavidopoulou • Maria Haniou  •  Margarita Chryssaki