Craftspeople’s Network: Taking Matters into Your Own Hands
A collaborative project by the Design for the Living World class, HFBK the University of Fine Arts Hamburg and the Hybrid Ecologies Studio, Department of Architecture, School of Engineering, University of Thessaly, and the craftspeople of Volos.
Supported by DAAD with funds from the federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF), the HFBK University of Fine Arts Hamburg, and Giorgio de Chirico Art Center of the Cultural Directorate of the Municipality of Volos.
Special thanks the craftspeople of Volos who kindly shared their practice and knowledge with us, as well as to Chrysa Drantaki Director of Giorgio de Chirico Art Center of the Cultural Directorate of the Municipality of Volos, and Nicoletta Tzani, curator of Giorgio de Chirico Art Center.
Design for the Living World class, HFBK the University of Fine Arts Hamburg:
Marjetica Potrč, artist and architect, professor of Social Design.
Guest researchers Laura Bernhardt (curator and cultural producer), Maria Christou (architect), and Valentina Karga (artist and architect).
Students: AngieChen, LisaEggert, LeaKirstein,RobertKöpke, LauraLevin, AnneMeerpohl, JuliPaetzold, LeonieSchulz, ManaStahl, KastaniaWaldmüller, JuliaWyciskandYanYan.
Hybrid Ecologies Studio, Department of Architecture, University of Thessaly:
Dr. Sophia Vyzoviti, Architect – Associate Professor.
Students: Nicolas Hadjipourganis, Olga Iliou, Nancy Karagianni, Spyros Karaiordanidis, Evangelia Kiosse, Krystallia Klonara, Ilektra Naoum, Sinodi Ntampegliotou-Karaiskou, Νikiforos Sorofikin Papoutsopoulos.
Exhibition:May 14-24, 2018, at the Giorgio de Chirico Art Center, 2nd floor