ABOUT THE MUSEUM
The Ilias Lalaounis Jewelry Museum (ILJM) is the first museum devoted to the art of jewelry in Greece and one of the three of its kind in the world. The ILJM is a nonprofit cultural organization certified by the Greek Ministries of Finance and Culture in 1993 and opened to the public in December of 1994. The Museum acts as an international center for jewelry and decorative crafts, with an emphasis on silver and goldsmithing as well as contemporary studio jewelry.
ILJMUSEUM: CULTURAL EDUCATION 1995 – 2019 EDUCATING THE YOUNG
16 Czech Designers exhibit their recent work to promote Jewelry Design in the Czech Republic under the Auspices of the Czech Embassy and the Athens Czech Center this traveling exhibition reveals a new aspect of European taste.
“EK-KINESIS: START UPS FOR NEW ARTIST JEWELERS” 7 Jewelry Schools display recent student work and their school program in this special Athens Jewelry week. #Anticlastics bring on display the jewelry education as part of the AJW in the hospitable spaces of the ILJMuseum.