Belgium

Karen Vanmol. Selected Artist for Schmuck 2015

Karen Vanmol. Selected Artist for Schmuck 2015

  Protecting or imitating nature, the use of natural materials in architecture, the restoring of a road surface, accidental strong shapes on a construction site, these things I find very interesting. I always encounter interesting images that I use as an inspiration. In addition, there is a certain choice of materials and colors, these are [...]


Dominique Lietaert

Dominique Lietaert

      Although my work is very diverse:sculptures, jewels, and paintings, the approach is similar. I create a communication between rhythms and surfaces, a tension between repetitions and forms. In spirit I feel very close to a jazz musician who, based on a rhythm, creates a surprising melody.             [...]


Karen Vanmol

Karen Vanmol

  Karen Vanmol seeks in her work harmony to unite two worlds. She is looking for a delicate balance between elements of the busy, modern city life and references to the silence and the slowness of nature. Her jewelry combine in a sensitive way clean organic shapes, and building materials with natural materials. Such as [...]


“Observation/Translation” Exhibition by Amy Tavern at Beyond Fashion

"Observation/Translation" Exhibition by Amy Tavern at Beyond Fashion

      Observation is the act or instance of noticing. As a resident in a new and foreign place, my power of observation has become important to me in unusual and often unexpected ways. It has also become heightened in a way that allows me to simply see more. Over the course of more [...]


1 x 1 Collective Shows Their Work at Vander A Gallery

1 x 1 Collective Shows Their Work at Vander A Gallery

  1×1 is a project born to promote and diffuse contemporary art jewelry through exhibitions, fairs, and events. It started in Florence from an idea by Margherita de Martino Norante and Eugenia Ingegno as an open and ever-changing collective of independent jewelry artists. Artistic and technical research and the freedom of experimentation make the jewelry [...]


"Put on the lights" Exhibition by Seth Papac at Caroline van Hoek

The exhibition “Put on the Lights” by Seth Papac continues until December 31st at Caroline van Hoek Gallery. For more information about this artist go to his website where you can find works from 2008 to the present.  I’m sure you will enjoy the visit. Older post from this artist. L’exposició ”Put on the Lights” d’en Seth Papac encara [...]


Triennale Europeénne du Bijou Contemporain

29.10.2011 > 15.01.2012 Esthétique, formel, poétique ou polémique, le bijou contemporain a tous les visages. Il est le reflet de son temps. Quelles soient humoristiques, novatrices ou d’avant-garde, les créations incitent à la réflexion et au questionnement. Elles traitent tant des enjeux de la société contemporaine que de l’humain et placent souvent le spectateur face [...]


Claire Lavendhomme

Jewels by Claire Lavendhomme are poetic objects that invite us to touch them.  Recently she was a participant at Joya, the contemporary jewelry fair in Barcelona. Klimt02. Les joies de la Claire Lavendhomme són objectes poètics que ens conviden a tocar-los. Recentment ha participat a Joya, la fira de joieria contemporània de Barcelona. Klimt02.


Vanessa Aerts

In these jewels Vanessa Aerts uses lines to configure geometric shapes. En aquestes joies la Vanessa Aerts utilitza línies per configurar formes geomètriques.


Frédérique Coomans

These are jewels from the Resurrection collection by Frédérique Coomans who is one of this week’s featured artists on Crafthaus. Aquestes són joies de la col·lecció  Resurrection de la Frédérique Coomans que és una dels artistes destacats aquesta setmana a Crafthaus.


Exhibition by the Bórax08001 collective in Mons (Belgium)

Tomorrow is the opening of the exhibition by the Bórax 08001 collective at World Crafts Council in Mons (Belgium). Demà és la inauguració de l’exposició del grup Bórax 08001 al World Crafts Council a Mons (Bèlgica).


Mieke Dierckx

You can see more pieces from the plastic and textile series at the artist’s website. Plàstic i tèxtil, podeu veure més peces d’aquestes sèries al web de l’artista.


Lotte De Mey

At the website of jeweler Lotte De Mey you can find new designs in her “Floris” series as well as her first collection of new jewelry for men. Older posts from this jeweler. Al web de la joiera Lotte De Mey hi trobareu nous dissenys de la sèrie “Floris” i també la seva primera col·lecció de joies per [...]


Tine De Ruysser

For the “Banknote Jewellery” series, this designer uses banknotes from different countries. Via Desing Fetish. Per la col.lecció “Banknote Jewellery“, aquesta dissenyadora fa servir bitllets de banc de diferents països. Via Desing Fetish.


Parallelism #1

Dues obres paral·leles de diferent escala i funció. La primera és de tres dimensions i la segona parteix d’una imatge. Two parallels work with different scales and functions. The first one is three-dimensional and the second comes from an image. Lachaert & d’Hanis presented at LOVE DESIGN the exhibition their ‘duobergère’: two armchairs grown together, [...]


Jeannine Coppens

En l’aparent senzillesa d’aquestes peces sorprèn la seva meticulosa realització, l’artista teixeix el fil fins convertir-lo en joia. WCC-BF. In the apparent simplicity of these pieces hides a surprising and meticulous realization: the artist weaves the thread upward, turning it into a jewel. WCC-BF.


Arnaud Sprimont

A través del blog de la Marta Miguel m’he assabentat del treball d’aquest joier i escultor que a més farceix el seu propi blog “Apparat” de joiers que tenen en comú un enfocament artístic i contemporani en les seves investigacions i creacions. Crafthaus i Kit and caboodle. I learned about this jeweler and sculptor‘s work [...]


Lotte De Mey

Fa uns dies al blog d’aquesta joiera vaig veure com preparava els cossos de paper que li servirien per presentar les seves peces a l’exposició “The New Harvest“, oberta fins el 16 d’Agost a Brusel.les. M’agrada aquesta subtil presentació que s’adiu amb les joies i les enalteix. Post anterior. A few days ago, I saw [...]


Lotte De Mey

Sento properes aquestes peces on fibres naturals, paraules i signes s’entretexeixen dolçament per expressar sentiments i despertar sensacions, l’obra d’aquesta artista segueix camins diversos que val la pena explorar i ben segur que el nou web, que segons diu estarà llest a finals d’aquest mes, ens permetrà indagar àmpliament en el seu treball. D’altra banda, [...]