Call for participation: UrbCulturalPlanning

By |2019-06-10T07:05:59+00:00June 7th, 2019|News|

Call for participation: UrbCulturalPlanning (UCP) We are looking for you that are an artist, designer and/or creative to take part in UCP residencies in 7 countries in the Baltic Sea Region. Do you want to add value to local communities, create dialogues and contribute to the development of local projects? Apply now!  The UCP project aims to [...]

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Residency in Gdansk June 2019

By |2019-05-24T14:08:09+00:00May 24th, 2019|Memory of Water, News|

Still and for a long time we will all be going back to memories from the Levadia artist residency . Thank you Municipality of Levadia for the engagement in organising the event. Your river and people will keep the memories! What is coming next in our European journey in the project Memory of Water? [...]

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“Sun in an Empty Room” – Iwona Zajac

By |2019-05-02T11:51:17+00:00May 2nd, 2019|Memory of Water, News|

The polish artist Iwona Zajac made mural paintings during the Memory of Water residency in Levadia in April. Iwona discovered an empty house by the River Erkyna on St. Stratigou Ioannou which inspired her to find out about the Levadian family that lived there. Read Iwonas story about the artwork and watch the fantastic [...]

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Artistic Actions on the River Erkyna: Iwona Zajac

By |2019-04-29T14:40:54+00:00April 29th, 2019|Memory of Water, News|

Iwona Zając – a visual artist (b. 1971). Graduated from the Painting Department of the Gdańsk Academy of Fine Arts in 1999. In 2017 she obtained the title of doctor of art at the Academy of Fine Arts in Gdańsk. Zając pays attention to the location of a project – she starts with collecting detailed [...]

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Jonas Myrstrand and Gothenburg as River City

By |2019-04-29T14:43:49+00:00April 18th, 2019|Memory of Water, News|

The artist representing Gothenburg, Sweden, in Memory of Water is Jonas Myrstrand from Studio Jox. Originally from Stockholm, Jonas now since many years lives since 1990 in Gothenburg working as a film maker and guest teacher at different university's and highschool's. During the week in Levadia, Jonas will be documenting and filming the process, actions and [...]

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Artistic Actions on the River Erkyna: Siegfried Vynck

By |2019-04-18T10:27:09+00:00April 18th, 2019|Memory of Water, News|

Siegfried Vynck, the Belgian artist representing our partner City of Ostend, sketching and painting a large-scale mural of the Erkyna myth - the origin story of Levadia’s river, with a contemporary twist.During the residency, Vynck will also reconnect with local graffiti crews to share skills and techniques of their craft. The Erkyna myths says that [...]

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Artistic Actions on the River Erkyna: Mary Conroy

By |2019-04-18T09:23:55+00:00April 18th, 2019|Memory of Water, News|

Mary Conroy is the Irish artist representing Ormston House at the second artist residency in Levadia, Greece. Mary worked with a workshop, inviting inhabitants of Levadia to common exploration and creation. Together with Mary Michou, they have collected wild flowers at the Riverside park near Diokitirio. This morning the eco-bundles made during yesterday's workshop for Erkyna's Garden [...]

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Meet the Artists of Memory of Water!

By |2019-04-17T15:02:13+00:00April 17th, 2019|Memory of Water, News|

Six artists from six European post industrial waterfront heritage zones participates on the second of their six residencies, this one in Levadia, Greece. During the week, the artists will create a programme of inclusive and participatory activities related to local heritage sites as a counterpoint to top-down policies often associated with the regeneration of post-industrial European [...]

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Memory of Water: Artist Residency – Levadia 15-20 April

By |2019-04-17T14:33:03+00:00April 17th, 2019|Memory of Water, News|

The Memory of Water artists from the six partner cities are visiting Levadia for a week of artistic actions on, along and in the River Erkyna. They are looking forward to reconnect with the citizens and communities they met in January and to make new friends this week through the artistic actions and co-creations [...]

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Memory of water: Digital Lab (Wednesday 17th April)

By |2019-04-16T14:14:03+00:00April 15th, 2019|Memory of Water, News|

What is Memory of Water Digital Lab? Are you interested in post industrial water-front development? Is the waterfront in your city the source of creative inspirations? Join the Memory of Water Digital Lab online on Wednesday 17 April, hosted by the city of Levadia where artists from the Creative Europe funded Memory of Water  project are [...]

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