17.2 C
Athens
Friday, October 22, 2021

Conference at the TIF on the development perspective of Greek handicrafts

✚ ATHENS

Municipality of Athens: In Agios Artemios the 7th "pocket" park of Athens

In Agios Artemios, in a densely populated neighborhood of Athens, also known as Gouva, the 7th in a row pocket park of the city was "born". With the...

What will the University be like after the renovation - The project in 20 questions and answers

At the end of 2021, the works for the final renovation of the University begin and are expected to be completed in 12 to 15 months. The budget ...

A new "green" neighborhood in Petralona - The network of "pocket" parks in Athens is growing

By strengthening the network of "pocket" parks, the Municipality of Athens continues to create "green" meeting points for the residents of Athens, in the context of this ...

The INNOVATHENS training program for October

INNOVATHENS, the Innovation & Entrepreneurship Hub of the Technopolis of the Municipality of Athens in Gazi, continues the exciting educational program of workshops and free seminars, specially designed ...

Tennis, Athletics and Self Defense at OPANDA

The registrations for the Sports Learning Academies (tennis, athletics and self-defense) of OPANDA open on Friday 17/09/21, for children 6-15 years old, adults, and candidates ...

The Ministry of Culture and Sports, the Ministry of Development and Investment and the Metropolitan Organization of Museums of Fine Arts of Thessaloniki (MOMus), organized on Tuesday, September 14, 2021 the day "FUTURE is handmade in Greece" on "The future is handmade in Greece" Greek Crafts, in the context of the 85th Thessaloniki International Fair.
The conference presented the landscape that is shaping in Greece, but also the current trends that are emerging internationally and offer opportunities for new jobs through the development of integrated value chains, from sustainable and ethical utilization and processing of natural raw materials to exports. leading to a substantial cultural, social and economic revitalization of local communities.
In the two sections of the day participated with presentations and presentations Dr. Aikaterini Polymerou-Kamilaki ,, Omot. Researcher, former Director of the Research Center of Greek Folklore of the Academy of Athens, Chairman of the Craft Committee of the Ministry of Development and Investment and Member of the National Committee Greece 2021, Ms. Angeliki Giannakidou, President of the Ethnological Museum of Thrace, Mrs. Anna Economidou, Master of Ceramics and Executive of the Small and Medium Enterprises Support Department, G.G. Of Industry of the Ministry of Development and Investment, Mr. Nikos Golas, Silversmith, Vice President of the Center of Traditional Crafts of Ioannina and President of the Association for the Promotion and Promotion of the Art of Silversmithing, Mrs. Syrago Tsiara, Art Historian and Deputy Director of MOMus-Museum of Contemporary Art, Ms. Areti Leopoulou, Art Historian and Curator of MOMus, Mr. Giannis Ziogas, Professor of the Department of Fine and Applied Arts of the University of Western Macedonia and Mrs. Fotini Karyotaki, Visual Artist - Textile designer.
The meeting was greeted by the Minister of Development and Investment Mr. Adonis Georgiadis and the Deputy Minister of Culture and Sports, Mr. Nikolas Giatromanolakis, in charge of contemporary culture, representing the inter-ministerial initiative for the revival, which is evolving and is implemented in the framework of the National Plan for Recovery and Sustainability Greece 2.0.
Specifically, the Minister of Development and Investment Mr. Adonis Georgiadis overcame the need for a modern approach to Greek handicrafts with a systematic registration of craftsmen in order to formulate targeted strengthening and promotion policies of the sector, giving as a typical example of this example Greece start-ups. "We do not see handicrafts just as something museum to admire, we want to give space to Greek handicrafts to grow as a branch of the economy, precisely because of its comparative advantages, the rich tradition it represents and the artistic dimension that it represents. it involves ", said Mr. Georgiadis.
For his part, the Deputy Minister of Culture and Sports, in charge of contemporary culture, Mr. Nikolas Giatromanolakis, stressed the need for a holistic approach, which will treat Greek handicrafts as a whole chain of added value that will contribute to the strengthening of local communities in from a sustainable and lenient development model, and to the emergence of a new generation of artisans through vocational training and certification, business support and international networking. "The day and the exhibition stand at the 85th TIF, dedicated to Greek Handicrafts, mark the beginning of the implementation of the project of modern culture with a total budget of € 18 million that has joined the Recovery Fund and provides for the revival, support and promotion of Greek with modern design. Talented creators show us how our cultural heritage is evolving into a modern national development opportunity that creates jobs and highlights the Greek aesthetics. The State now understands the value and importance of handicrafts and adopts a different approach ", Mr. Giatromanolakis noted characteristically.

In GADA, the 20-year-old who was wanted by the police for the murder of his mother in Egaleo

The 20-year-old man who was wanted by the police after the murder of the 57-year-old mother of Egaleo was presented and examined at GADA. The young man had disappeared after ...

Stavros tou Notou Plus: Iro and Eleni Peta "Together again"

Saturday 13, 20, 27 November & 4 DecemberTwo girls who became women, shared many "common" moments of joy, success and tasted the acceptance and ...

News bulletin at 10:00

The European Council decided yesterday without a specific decision regarding the management of the energy crisis. The issue has divided European leaders who simply ...

Athens raises the issue of Turkish delinquency on the occasion of refugees - energy

Turkish delinquency will be highlighted today, during the second day of work of the European Council, by Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis, raising the issue of non-implementation by Ankara of the agreements on immigration (an issue that is planned ...

Voice Response to Ankara Threats: We Reject All Unfounded Turkish Complaints

"It is at least an oxymoron that a country, which threatens Greece with war if our country applies its legal rights, almost violates ...

Melbourne is coming out of a series of consecutive lockdowns after almost nine months

Melbourne residents rushed to the city's pubs, restaurants and hairdressers in the early hours of Friday after relaxing for the longest time ...

Thessaloniki: A driver who seduced and abandoned an elderly man was handed over

A 43-year-old driver was handed over to the police, who dragged a 77-year-old pedestrian and then abandoned him. He is being held for abandoned traffic and will be taken to ...

IT HAPPENS IN ATHENS

Concern about crowded images in MMM

The passengers who use the bus in the morning are faced with "suffocating" conditions, as the prevailing overcrowding abolishes any notion of protection measure from ...

"Your Pet Day" on Sunday 24/10 in Technopolis

An all-day celebration starring our four-legged friends, is held by the Municipality of Athens in collaboration with YOURPET, the first Greek application for adoptions ...

Athens Art Festival 2021: October 22–24 in Technopolis

The Athens Art Festival, under the auspices of the Municipality of Athens, comes for the first time in Athens in October 2021, in the Technopolis of the Municipality of Athens, in the hall ...

K. Bakoyannis: Project program in Athens bigger than the 2004 Olympic Games

Larger than the one in Athens of the 2004 Olympic Games, is the project program in the capital that has been launched by the municipality and already ...

Odd - Even from Monday: Limits, traffic measures and permits

The Ring returns from Monday, October 25, 2021 until Friday, July 22, 2022 in the Center of Athens. According to the announcement of ...