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Panayótis Vassilákis dit Takis

Metal sculptor, Kinetic Art

  • Pendentif Magnétique
  • Pendentif Magnétique
  • Pendentif Magnétique
  • Pendentif Magnétique

Panayótis Vassilákis dit Takis

(1925 - Athens, Greece - 2019)

Pendentif Magnétique, 1990-1993

Yellow gold 22 carats 
Owl hallmark (gold, foreign work)
Magnetic iron balls
Signed at the top
Height: 13.5 cm (approximately)
Width : 6,5 cm
Gross weight: 38.15 grams 

Unique work realized between 1990 and 1993

Exhibition:

Takis Magnetic Jewels, Fanourakis Gallery, 23 Patriarchou Ioakim Street, 10675, Athens, from 3 to 27 November 1993  

The Necklace is included in the Takis Foundation's archives

We thank, for the information provided, Alexandros Antonopoulos, Development Manager, Takis Foundation - Research Center for the Art & the Sciences (KETE), Athens 
 

 

In 2018, Le Musée des Arts Décoratifs de Paris presents Diane Venet's unique collection of 150 international contemporary artists, entitled "From Calder to Koons, Artists' Jewels. The Ideal Collection of Diane Venet". In the exhibition, two of Takis' jewelry pieces are presented, created with gold and magnets, titanium and stones, magnetic jewelry close to this model.

 

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