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Simon Cottrell. Selected Artist for Schmuck 2015

Simon Cottrell. Selected Artist for Schmuck 2015

Layer Clump Leg. 2013. Monel, Stainless steel, mirrored synthetic polymer resin. 8 x 9 x 5 cm.     Each new work always has clear familial precedents that are quite irrelevant to its role as jewellery. These relationships are wholly the result of the thorough exploratory evolution of other aims and intentions. My primary consideration is the [...]


Catherine Truman

Catherine Truman

  I have an avid interest in the processes of both artistic and scientific inquiry. I’m intrigued by the residues of human emotion and industry, of precision and decision making in both environments. Having worked as an artist amongst scientists in research environments for many years now I have uncovered something of the relationship between [...]


Nina Ellis

Nina Ellis

    I am inspired by the small decorative delicacies in life…The small outline of a pressed flower, the fine textures of a little bug or the silhouette of a tree at sunset. Where would we be without visions of beautiful things?           For more information about Nina Ellis‘ work please visit [...]


Laura Deakin

Laura Deakin

  “With each death of a species comes the death of possibility” – Tim Flannery Concerned by the overall speed of ‘progress’ that has left many ecosystems empty of life the Gap in Nature Series attempts to highlight the ‘death of possibility’ that occurs once a species has dies out. Three Brooches inspired by three [...]


‘The Lunatic Swing’ Exhibition by Attai Chen, Songho Cho, Carina Chitsaz-Shoshtary, Laura Deakin, Melanie Isverding and Emma Price in Munich

‘The Lunatic Swing’ Exhibition by Attai Chen, Songho Cho, Carina Chitsaz-Shoshtary, Laura Deakin, Melanie Isverding and Emma Price in Munich

  Looking past the confines of the given space these six emerging contemporary jewellers will exhibit their work on a transformed landscape. Stretching the fabric of convention tight over traditional forms the dance of light promises to swing to a delirious rhythm. The artists involved are all alumni of Munich’s Academy of Fine Art and [...]


“Die Allgäuer Ringmaschine” Exhibition by Karl Fritsch at Funaki

"Die Allgäuer Ringmaschine" Exhibition by Karl Fritsch at Funaki

  This exhibition by Karl Fritsch at Gallery Funaki runs until Sepember 9th. Older posts from this jeweler.


Susan Ewington

Susan Ewington

  An object that is loved and appreciated will give back to you an intangible happiness that positively makes your mind and heart happy – and that is priceless.             Susan Ewington is a jeweler based in Melbourne who has been making jewelry since 2007. You can see more of her [...]


“Dekorationswut: Cornucopia” Exhibition by Helen Britton at Sienna Gallery

"Dekorationswut: Cornucopia" Exhibition by Helen Britton at Sienna Gallery

      Tomorrow is the opening of the exhibition titled “Dekorationswut: Cornucopia” by Helen Britton at Sienna Gallery. This is her first solo exhibition in the US.   Demà és la inauguració de l’exposició titulada ”Dekorationswut: Cornucopia” de la Helen Britton a la Sienna Gallery. Aquesta és la seva primera exposició individual als Estats Units.     [...]


“Love Letters”, Exhibition by David Neale at Pieces of Eight Gallery

"Love Letters", Exhibition by David Neale at Pieces of Eight Gallery

  From today until September 1st vou can visit the exhibition Love Letters by jeweler David Neale at Pieces of Eight Gallery. Olders posts from this artist.   Des d’avui i fins el dia 1 de setembre es pot visitar l’exposició Love Letters del joier David Neale a la galeria Pieces of Eight. Posts anteriors d’aquest artista.


Inari Kiuru

Inari Kiuru

  I wanted to make three-dimensional things that one could touch, wear and could transform the wearer into something else in an instant. I’m a gold & silversmithing Honours student at RMIT University, Melbourne.           Inari Kiuru is a jeweler from Finland living and working in Melbourne. You can find more information [...]


“Seep” Exhibition by Lisa Walker at Gallery Funaki

"Seep" Exhibition by Lisa Walker at Gallery Funaki

          Today is the opening of the exhibition “Seep” by Lisa Walker at Gallery Funaki. The exhibition runs until July 7th. Older posts from this artist.   Avui és la inauguració de l’exposició “Seep” de la Lisa Walker a la Gallery Funaki. L’exposició romandrà oberta fins el 7 de juliol. Posts [...]


“Hybrid Geology” Exhibition by Kate Rohde at Pieces of Eight Gallery

"Hybrid Geology" Exhibition by Kate Rohde at Pieces of Eight Gallery

                Photographs by Andrew Barcham. Courtesy the artist and Pieces of Eight Gallery.   You are still in time to visit the exhibition “Hybrid Geology” by Kate Rohde at Pieces of Eight Gallery showing her resin jewelry in an installation reminiscent of a psychedelic crystal cave. The exhibition [...]


“Industrial 2″ Exhibition by Hellen Britton at Gallery S O

"Industrial 2" Exhibition by Hellen Britton at Gallery S O

        A tiny girl stands in an enormous factory.  They are casting steel: steel for ships, steel for the mines.  Nearby the ships will be built; that she knows.  The steel pours, the men like ants in scale, the heat, the stench, the noise, it leaves a strong impression. Later on, she [...]


“Making Home” Exhibition by Francis Willemstijn and “Introduction” Exhibition by Helen Britton at Galerie Rob Koudijs

"Making Home" Exhibition by Francis Willemstijn and "Introduction" Exhibition by Helen Britton at Galerie Rob Koudijs

  “Making Home“ Francis Willemstijn                   Everybody carries burdens, not only the shopping or the suitcases, but also immaterial ones like one’s education and descent. The past is always part of your baggage and Francis Willemstijn referred to that many times in her jewellery pieces. In her [...]


Marina Antoniou

Marina Antoniou

    Perfecting and observing line is, and has always been, a powerful desire. From start to finish, I become obsessed with creating wearables that hold (in my eyes) faultless profiles, flawless silhouettes, unspoilt edges and seamless curves. Through my questioning and exploration of line comes an instinctive and somewhat effortless response to space. Over [...]


"Downsizing" Exhibition at Pieces of Eight

Until September 3rd you can visit “Downsizing,” the group exhibition of interior designers turned jewelers at Pieces of Eight Gallery. The exhibition is curated by Melanie Katsalidis, Director of the gallery. Fins el 3 de setembre es pot visitar “Downsizing“, l’exposició col·lectiva de dissenyadores d’interiors convertides en joieres a la galeria Pieces of Eight. L’exposició [...]


"Bead the System – A Series of Circular Arrengements" Exhibition by Manon van Kouswijk at Funaki

In her latest work, Dutch artist Manon van Kouswijk explores the idea of a strand of beads as a cycle without a clear beginning or end. Her recent book, Hanging Around / the pearlchain principleshows that the basic principle of the beaded necklace can be found in sources from peas in a pod and mathematics [...]


Yuko Fujita

Jewels by Yuko Fujita, made with silver and silicon, are interpretations of natural forms. Pieces og Eight. Joies de la Yuko Fujita fetes amb plata i silicona tot interpretant formes de la natura. Pieces og Eight.


Karla Way

Jewels with resins and gemstones by Karla Way.  You can see more of them on her blog. Joies amb resines i pedres de la Karla Way, en podeu veure més al seu blog.


Alice Whish

Alice Whish is this week’s featured artist on Kit and Caboodle. She and Rod Jacka run the online contemporary jewelry shop called Definite Style where you can see and buy pieces by Australian jewelers. Aquesta setmana l’Alice Whish és artista destacada a Kit and Caboodle. Ella i Rod Jacka porten la botiga on line de [...]


Sim Luttin

I recommend you visit this jeweler‘s website to enjoy her meticulous work. Crafhaus. Us recomano una visita al web d’aquesta joiera per gaudir del seu meticulós treball. Crafhaus.


Natalia Milosz-Piekarska

I saw recent pieces by Natalia Milosz-Piekarska on her blog and was captivated by her work with organic shapes dominated by color. You can learn a bit more about her by reading the interview that Stephanie Williams did on the E.g.etal blog. He vist les darreres peces de la Natalia Milosz-Piekarska al seu blog i el [...]


David Neale at Metalab

Until July 1st you can visit David Neale‘s exhibition “Some and None: Jewellery as Graphics” at Metalab. You can also read an interesting interview with this goldsmith on the gallery’s blog. Older post from this artist. Fins el dia 1 de Juliol es pot visitar l’exposició de David Neale “Some and None : Jewellery as [...]


Robert Baines

This artist’s works have nothing to do with the preconceived idea we usually have about filigree. Klimt02, Craft Australia and RMIT University. El treballs d’aquest artista no tenen res a veure amb la idea preconcebuda que normalment tenim de la filigrana. Klimt02, Craft Australia i RMIT University.