Timeline

Timeline

Hephaistos Summer School – Archaeology, History and Technology of western jewelry under the light of the Acropolis
At the Ilias Lalaounis Jewelry Museum in Athens, Greece. June 11-25, 2023

 

 

DAY 9:00-12:00 13:00-14:00 15:00-17:00 17:00-19:00
SUN 11 JUNE

18.00- 20.00 : ORIENTATIONSigning in with Eleni Mastoras and Byron Vafeiadis

The JSS Dimitris Plantzos & Ioanna Lalaouni

The Neighbourhood  Byron Vafeiadis

Meet inside the Museum Reception

MON 12 JUNE STUDY VISIT II, III:

Athens Acropolis Hill & New Acropolis Museum

LUNCH BREAK CLASS:

Ancient Greek Jewelry

Dimitris Plantzos

TUE 13 JUNE CLASS:

History of Western Jewelry: Medieval Jewelry

Ioanna Lalaouni

LUNCH BREAK CLASS:

Ancient Greek Jewelry

Dimitris Plantzos

WED 14 JUNE STUDY VISIT I:

Greek Gold – Ilias Lalaounis Jewelry Workshop

Maria Lalaouni

CEO, Creative Director LALAoUNIS

LUNCH BREAK CLASS:

Ancient Greek Jewelry

Dimitris Plantzos

LECTURE:

Athens Architecture

to be announced

 

THU 15 JUNE CLASS:

History of Western Jewelry: Renaissance

Ioanna Lalaouni

LUNCH BREAK STUDY VISIT V:

Benaki Museum, Greek Traditional Jewelry

 

STUDY VISIT VI:

Byzantine & Christian Museum, Byzantine Jewelry from the permanent collection

FRI 16 JUNE STUDY VISIT:

The National Archaeological Museum

 

LUNCH BREAK LECTURE:

Issues on Illicit Trafficking

Dr. Elena Korka

OPT FIELDTRIP:

Outdoor Movie Night, 21.00 – 23.00

SAT 17 JUNE OPT FIELDTRIP: Two-day fieldtrips either to Delphi, Osios Loukas and Chrisso or Naflpion and Mycenae.  Visits to the archaeological museums and sites with a certified tour guide!
SUN 18 JUNE
MON 19 JUNE CLASS:

History of Western Jewelry: 1650 1940)

Ioanna Lalaouni

LUNCH BREAK Lecture:

Blind Artifacts and How I Got There

Helen Drutt

CLASS:

Ilias Lalaounis: A Goldsmithery Legacy

Ioanna Lalaouni

TUE 20 JUNE STUDY VISIT VII:

Visit to Traditional and Contemporary Workshops and Galleries in central Athens

Byron Vafeiadis

LUNCH BREAK CLASS:

Studio Jewelry in Theory and Practice

Vivi Touloumidi

WED 21 JUNE CLASS:

Contemporary Arts & Museology: Jewelry in Museums

Ioanna Lalaouni

LUNCH BREAK  CLASS:

Studio Jewelry in Theory and Practice

Vivi Touloumidi

 

THU 22 JUNE   LUNCH BREAK Study Period Study Period
FRI 23 JUNE Assessments LUNCH BREAK Assessments OPT FIELDTRIP:

Dora Stratou Dance Theatre: Greek Traditional Dance lesson and attend Greek Performance

SAT 24 JUNE OPT FIELDTRIP:  A half-day fieldtrip to Cape Sounion with a tour at the Temple of Poseidon Farewell Reception
SUN 25 JUNE DEPARTURE

 

* Required: 45 hrs
* Optional: 2½ days
Lunches will be provided at the Ilias Lalaounis Jewelry Museum Restaurant premises. Schedules may need to be altered due to weather conditions or time constraints.