Collaboration with Cannes Film Festival
‘ergon Mykonos received an invitation by Martin Petrov, the Festival Director of WoFF (World of Film International Festival) to provide the gifts of all celebrities of Cannes Film Festival attending the Fliff’s 34th annuals Beach Soiree party on the 18th of May. All guests will receive a red cycladic head bottle stopper. The gift was designed so as to unite the cultures of France and Greece. France with a long tradition of wine is helding the Cannes Film Festival, very well know fr its red carpet and Greece a country that produced the famous cycladic culture, represented by the cycladic head.
In cooperation with the clothing brand ‘ergon Mykonos, coco mat brand following the core philosophy of the company which is the use of natural materials, will present a series of installation in the heart of Athens, in Kolonaki. ‘Ergon Mykonos and coco-mat worked on a series of installations in certain areas of the hotel having as an aim to showcase how through the use of natural materials and handmade processes, art can come to form in several creations. ‘Ergon Mykonos brand having as a core value of its culture the use of natural and handmade materials in its creations along with the incorporation of art and history in its every product, comes to add its own “point of view” in the unique spaces of the hotel. The exhibition with the installations will last from the 15th of May until the 15th of September and every month the theme will change creating an artistic challenge for the visitor. In the installations we will use the unique wooden Cocomat bike and the pillows of the company and handmade pieces of clothing with unique motifs inspired by the Greek history from the latest collection of ‘ergon Mykonos, “the Athenians”. You are welcome to visit Coco mat Hotel Athens to begin your own journey through the nature, history and art of contemporary Greece.
‘ergon Myonos enters Not just a Label
We are happy to be a member of NOT JUST A LABEL’S community under the Black Sheep selection. Not just a label is the world’s leading designer platform for showcasing and nurturing today’s pioneer’s in contemporary fashion. Founded in 2008 NJAL represents designers for more than 150 countries. Its mission is to support emerging designers with creativity and authentic brand dna and built a supportive fashion industry in which they can thrive. In particular Not just a label’s black sheep, is a selection of designers from Njal community that the scouting team has identified as being expecially innovative, pioneering and striking in their work.
Choe candles collaboration
‘ergon mykonos collaborates with CHOE brand that creates candles from natural and high quality ingredients such as pure beeswax, natural soy wax and almond oil. Ergon mykonos designs three packages and creates three different Mediterranean scents that relate to Greek environment, jasemin, incense and basilicum. The packaging of the candles is designed by ‘ergon Mykonos and depicts the Lion terrace from the site of Delos, an ancient Kouros and an ancient Kore.
Blue dream collaboration
Blue dream is an annual summer gala, one of the largest charitable fundraisers of the Greek american community. It is held every summer by the dormition of the Virgin Mary Othodox church and raises money for different purposes. Last year ‘ergon Mykonos supported the event in two ways. We offered some of the gala’s outfits and jewelery that were worn by special guests and we gave also jewelry and clothes for the auction.
‘ergon Mykonos for the Cycladic Museum of Art, fashion project “Cycladic Forms” curated by Michalis Pantos.
‘ergon Mykonos inspired by the Cycladic civilization and specifically by the famous Cycladic head, created for the Museum of Cycladic Art one t-shirt combining two idols with their unique history in a timeless bond. The Cycladic Idol, symbol of Cycladic civilization 3000 bc and the lightning symbol of David Bowie during 70’s, which marked a whole generation. The Art of then and then in a synthesis of Now. Two symbols, two times, two different art forms. The t-shirts and hoodies were designed for and sold at the art shop of the Cycladic Museum.
‘ergon Mykonos for Benaki Museum project Kubaras
Project Kubaras was an initiative of Benaki Museum Shop. Artists and designers were asked to decorate Greek traditional piggybanks exclusively for the Benaki Museum with a common aim to support students of Special Education schools through the Museum’s Educational Programmes. ‘ergon Mykonos was part of this collaboration and created two unique piggybank pieces inspired by ancient Greece.
‘ergon Mykonos for Benaki Museum
‘ergon Mykonos created a unique line of espadrilles especially for Benaki Museum. Unique handmade espadrilles decorated with gold-plated byzantine coin replicas inspired by the museum’s private collection. The coins depicted Empress Irene who reigned from780 to 802 ad.