The World Cup is here! It's been four long years and we're more than ready to make our way to the pubs and get involved. This year FIFA World Cup has started in Russa on 14th June and will end with the final match on 15 July 2018. This is a historical and unique event for Russia and for the world!
Dedicated to Russia and the 21st FIFA World Cup - Russian based jewellery brand MYAGKOV has unveiled its "Stadium 13" masterpiece of our time. It is a unique symbiosis from the richest culture and centuries-old history of Russia, the worship of the most cultured ball game and the finest craftsmanship of jewels put together in one creation. The move – which was the start of something very sensational and historical for the company – comes after the idea shared by the author of the project Alexander Kremer, the owner of the Mark Kremer collection named after his son. The collection – which is available for viewing and buying – is the first offering from Grigoriy MYAGKOV under Alexander Kremer's new vision, which is all about celebrating Russia's rich heritage and the FIFA World Cup. The idea was to create a private jewellery collection based on Aleksander's decision to combine his passion for sports, especially football. The jewellery creation is launched at the same time as the 2018 World Cup emerged - and the art pieces are accessible to everybody during The Wolrd Cup competition, in Russia's 11 cities from 14th June until 1st July.
"Inspired by the masters of the Renaissance, we painstakingly created a real masterpiece for many months!"- Alexander Kremer, The author of "Stadium 13".
"Stadium 13" art object by MYAGKOV and Mark Kremer collection.
But the question "Why Stadium 13?" - comes to our mind. Alexander Kremer explains that it is a full-fledged 13th participant in the World Championships, along with stadiums in such great cities as Moscow, St. Petersburg, Volgograd, Ekaterinburg, Rostov-on-Don, Samara, Sochi, Kazan, Kaliningrad, Saransk and Nizhny Novgorod. Each object has required hard work or the crown of labour, it is something unique and even unsurpassed, the maximum achievement of creativity to the highest level of mastery. Guided by an understanding of exactly this, with a great patience and intricacy, for almost five months a team of 17 people, has created the "Stadium 13" masterpiece.
"Stadium 13" art object by MYAGKOV and Mark Kremer collection depicting Football Players.
"Stadium 13" is a jewelry composition dedicated to Russia and the 21st world Cup. The art object was made by the jewelry company MYAGKOV specifcally for the private collection of Mark Kremer. On the playing field of the Stadium 13, there are 32 figures of players, which symbolise the countries participating in the world Cup. Players move to the podium depending on the outcome of the games. On the outer part of the composition of the master there are 12 images to include the two capitals Moscow and St Peterburg; depicted the 6 large cities, Volga, Samara, Nizhny Novgorod, Volgograd and 6 original ethnic Russian fairtale motifs as The Troika, Platbands, Lukomorye, Kizhi, Khovorod and the Three Bogatyrs reflecting the national characteristics and artistic heritage of Russia. MYAGKOV has used materials such as gold, silver, precious wood, leather, marble and the frame of the columns outlining 12 themes is based on the white stone carving on the Dimitrievskiy Cathedral in Vladimir, built over 800 years ago which stands as the symbol of Russia's ancient tradition and history.
"Stadium 13" art object by MYAGKOV and Mark Kremer collection depicting Russia and its traditional values.
"What is created in the precious metal keeps its appearance for centuries" - GREGORY MYAGKOV artist jeweler.
MYAGKOV jewelry has a high artistic value. Young designers and experienced jewelers have worked side by side in the studio to bring the art object to its existance. This approach allowed the designers to create the art jewelry "Stadium 13" to a high quality and formed an innovative vision in the design. In its business, the company revives such technology as engraving skills, uses hot enamel, and cut gemstones. What is created in the precious metal will keep its appearance for centuries. Natural material makes it possible to create much, which allows you to practically not limit yourself to images and forms. MYAGKOV, as an emerging jewellery brand is to be open to the world and new ideas!