Art jewellery

“RE-HANDLE” BY HELENA JOHANSSON LINDELL

Helena Johansson Lindell struggles with the hierarchical structures that we are collectively immersed in: the ideas that some things, some ways, and some people are better or worth more than others. In her work she tries to embrace the materials, the…

FRIEDRICH BECKER PRIZE DÜSSELDORF 2017 EXHIBITION

With the awarding every three years of the 5,000 Euros Friedrich Becker Prize, a private endowment by Hildegard Becker in Düsseldorf, the Association for Goldsmiths’ Art remembers the outstanding goldsmith and designer of kinetic objects Professor Friedrich Becker (1922- 1997).…

“HOLD: EXPLORING THE CONTEMPORARY VESSEL”

Curated by Natasha Sutila, “HOLD: Exploring the Contemporary Vessel” considers the diverse approaches to making, materiality and function in contemporary practice. Funaki presents a survey of contemporary vessels by Australian and international makers. As a prevailing form in craft tradition…

MYUNG URSO: TRANS-FORM

“Thread, ink, wood, paper. Humble raw materials are venerated for their textural, structural, and visual qualities. Stitched, sculpted, stretched to join seemingly incongruous elements into inseparable jewelry forms. Myung Urso has an uncanny ability not only to interpret everyday materials…

“PLANETS” JEWELLERY COLLECTION BY LIA GONÇALVES

Basing her work on a contemporary approach, Portugal-based designer LIA GONÇALVES shifts between jewellery and design, reflecting the preference for a minimalist aesthetic and, at the same time, a deep concern about functionality. In 2009 she graduated in Jewellery Design…

“NONLINEAR”: NEW WORK BY LYNN BATCHELDER

The two-dimensional and the three-dimensional carry equal weight in artist Lynn Batchelder’s practice. Batchelder’s new work explores the processes and tools that are shared by printmakers and jewelers. Nonlinear will feature drawings, prints, and four mini- series of jewelry pieces…

“HELEN BRITTON: INTERSTICES”

Until next 15 April 2017 The Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery at the University of Western Australia presents a new exhibition showcasing 25 years of work from renowned Australian artist and one of the world’s leading contemporary jewellers, Helen Britton. Presented…

“EMERGE” BY JIRO KAMATA

Light and reflection are always an important topic for my work which has very strong relationship with jewellery. “Bl” brooches and pendants These pieces are made using dichroic mirror, which reflects two different colours. This material is used in optical…