By pressing the craft button in our home page, you will be visiting our craft store where you’ll find many handmade decorative items created by contemporary Greek designers and craftsmen.
Among this section, you will find amazing Greek contemporary ceramics:
WEDESIGN are three Greek designers that joined together to re-design Greek traditional items of everyday use and produce modern greek souvenirs. One of their concepts is printing mythological scenes of Ancient Greece on ceramic plates and utilitarian objects, combining traditional and modern art.
Excellent handmade craft ideas for home are the modern art ceramics of Despoina Xenaki. The Greek ceramist is creating sculptures and utilitarian objects and studies the integration of small and large-scale ceramics in indoor and outdoor spaces. Part of her work was presented at the 52nd National Ceramics Exhibition in Athens where she won the third accolade.
‘Everything in art’ is an art store where you can find original handmade art and craft items created by various greek artists. Created by Greek artist Yiannis Dendrinos and curated by visual artist Elpida Panonidou, we are presenting the work of our featuring artists.
Yiannis Dendrinos is a visual artist, based in Athens, Greece. In one of his exhibitions, entitled “Astronaut” he is presenting sculptures made of recycled scrap parts which are representing spacecrafts, robots and various fictionnary elements used in science-fiction movies. He attemps to introduce his ideas of space art in the visual arts.
The Greek web-radio ‘READYO.GR’ in cooperation with ‘Everything in art’ gives you the opportunity to win a beautiful, handmade ceramic button from the artist Despina Xenaki. An excellent handmade artwork that will fit in your house, made of clay, fired at 1035 degrees Celsius. Despina Xenaki is working in her own pottery workshop in Athens and has provided unique ceramic vases, jars, jugs, and other ceramics to Everything in art. Despoina Xenaki’s artist page is available on our site to view some of her work.
A product designer (Sergios Fotiadis), a graphic designer (Theano Petridou) and an architect (Philippos Photiadis) are the founding members of “we design” and offer design solutions from a house, to a functional product and from corporate identity to web sites. Their moto is “we design anything that can be designed” and have been involved in creating a series of products inspired by Greek mythology, nature, history and everyday life. They collaborate with professionals such as typographers, engineers, manufacturers, designers, depending on the requirements of each of their project. WEDESIGN’s creations are available on our site in their artist’s page.