In 2010, Athier collaborated with Claire Fouché of Fabergé on the ‘Mir Fabergé’. Inspired by ‘Mir Iskusstva’, the influential art journal and movement, founded by Sergei Diaghilev, creator of the Ballet Russes, and his circle of artist friends, from Leon Bakst to Coco Chanel, at the centre of Russia’s Silver Age, a flowering of artistry and intellect at the turn of the 20th century, Fabergé brought together contemporary artists from a variety of creative disciplines: photographers, directors, film makers, actors, dancers, artists, illustrators, composers, writers, costume designers and Fabergé experts.Athier created a four part tetrapych inspired by the fauve and the fable. this artwork was displayed at the launch at the Royal Academy London and the Tashkent International Bienalle 2011.

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