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 9-23, 2024

 

 

DAY 9:00-12:00 12:00-14:00 14:00-16:00 17:00-19:00
SUN 9 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 10 JUNE STUDY VISIT II, III:

Athens Acropolis Hill & New Acropolis Museum

LUNCH BREAK CLASS:

Ancient Greek Jewelry

Dimitris Plantzos

TUE 11 JUNE CLASS:

History of Western Jewelry: Medieval Jewelry

Ioanna Lalaouni

LUNCH BREAK CLASS:

Ancient Greek Jewelry

Dimitris Plantzos

WED 12 JUNE CLASS:

Ilias Lalaounis: A Goldsmithery Legacy

Byron Vafeiadis

CLASS:

Ancient Greek Jewelry

Dimitris Plantzos

LECTURE:

Matters on Illicit Trafficking

Dr. Elena Korka

 

 

THU 13 JUNE CLASS:

History of Western Jewelry: Renaissance

Ioanna Lalaouni

LUNCH BREAK STUDY VISIT V:

Benaki Museum, Greek Traditional Jewelry

 

 

FRI 14 JUNE STUDY VISIT:

The National Archaeological Museum

 

LUNCH BREAK CLASS:

Byzantine Jewelry

To be announced

 

LECTURE:

16.00-17.00

Gemmology

Giorgos Spyromilios

OPT FIELDTRIP:

Outdoor Movie Night, 20.50 – 23.00

SAT 15 JUNE OPT FIELDTRIP: Two-day fieldtrip to Argolida Peloponnese. Study visits to the archaelogical site of Mycenae, the Historic City of Nafplion and its Museums.
SUN 16 JUNE
MON 17 JUNE CLASS:

History of Western Jewelry: 18th Century – 1940)

Ioanna Lalaouni

LUNCH BREAK CLASS:

Studio Jewelry in Theory and Practice

Vivi Touloumidi

 

TUE 18 JUNE  

 

CLASS:

Studio Jewelry in Theory and Practice

Vivi Touloumidi

 

STUDY VISIT VII:

Visit to Traditional and Contemporary Workshops and Galleries in central Athens

Byron Vafeiadis

WED 19 JUNE STUDY VISIT I:

Greek Gold – Ilias Lalaounis Jewelry Workshop

Maria Lalaouni

CEO, Creative Director LALAoUNIS

CLASS:

Contemporary Arts & Museology: Jewelry in Museums

Ioanna Lalaouni

LECTURE:

Contemporary Studio Jewelry

To be announced

THU 20 JUNE Study Period Study Period Study Period
FRI 21 JUNE Study Period LUNCH BREAK Assessments OPT FIELDTRIP:

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

Farewell Reception
SUN 23 JUNE DEPARTURE

 

* Required: 45 hrs
* Optional: 2½ days
Check daily for changes. Schedules may need to be altered due to weather conditions or time constraints.

Lunches will be provided at the Ilias Lalaounis Jewelry Museum Restaurant premises.

Library & Live Workshops open only to full time participants