Italy

FiloRosso Exhibition at Agatha Ruiz de la Prada in Milan

FiloRosso Exhibition at Agatha Ruiz de la Prada in Milan

  On the occasion of this exhibition, FiloRosso presents 7 jewelry artists and their creations all  inspired by the EXPO  2015 logo colors. The exhibition format fits perfectly within Agatha Ruiz de la Prada’s world.  Several different materials are shaped in new pieces: Clear polished pins and rings, creations of Giovanni Sicuro, are presented along [...]


Gigi Mariani. Selected Artist for Schmuck 2015

Gigi Mariani. Selected Artist for Schmuck 2015

  I have always been fascinated by the infinite potential that metals offer and the opportunity of transforming their original properties and aspect in order to stretch the scope of what can be achieved. I avail myself of antique goldsmith techniques that have almost fallen into disuse, such as niello and granulation, personalizing them in [...]


Sergio Spivach and Stefano Spivach

Sergio Spivach  and  Stefano Spivach

    AQA Contemporary Opals began in 2006; a project that is a direct result of our work and research into opal which started in 2001 thanks to our beloved father. Having established our workshop in 1989, through our experience and work we have developed a new awareness and understanding of our material which has [...]


Corrado De Meo

Corrado De Meo

  The first cognitive act that I do in front of whatever object  is the definition of its volumes and to follow its design in space and to define in its forms  exposed  to light; what follows is the desire to harmonize those analyzed forms within their structure, in another  very complex form as that [...]


TOUCH. Graduation Show 2014, Alchimia Contemporary Jewellery School.

TOUCH. Graduation Show 2014, Alchimia Contemporary Jewellery School.

by Catalina Gibert     An art jewellery exhibition showcasing the final work of eleven students, eight different nationalities, a wide range of inquiry and a deep commitment to making. Each series of work unfolds a precise experience, hands speak in replacement of words, individual matters discuss universal themes in relation to the body as limit and extension. Touch is [...]


Akiko Kurihara

Akiko Kurihara

  ” S ” / necklace, bracelet etc… / silver925 and 20K gold 100 pieces of “S” made of silver925, and a piece made of 20K gold. They have identical shapes, but I stamped serial numbers to give them individual character. By combining each piece like a puzzle ring, you can make necklace or bracelet etc…of your [...]


Angela Simone

Angela Simone

    “I have always had a love for paper. I love its perfumes, its consistency, its soul, fragile and yet strong. With each type of paper, I receive different sensations and therefore am inspired in different ways.  All you have to do is listen.”  In the last collection, I felt the need to work [...]


Stefano Rossi

Stefano Rossi

  Passage. 2012, brooche shibuichi , silver 925 ‰, gold, harmonic steel (reticulation, oxidation, construction)   Painting with metals Researching in the field of Japanese alloys brought me to experimentation, developing languages to express myself or different concepts or feelings. Oxidations and different patinas on schibuichi, more than a technical challenge are a way of introducing [...]


Gigi Mariani

Gigi Mariani

    I have been a goldsmith for over twenty-five years in Modena, Italy. Since I was a young man, I’ve been interested and attracted to metals and it’s infinite capabilities, especially it’s overlapping, oxidation, and sequences of layers. With my work, I try to transfer every day emotions into contemporary jewelry and unique pieces [...]


Nicoletta Frigerio

Nicoletta Frigerio

The “Compendium” series, created in thin old amber colored mirror.  Winner of the Gioielli in Fermento 2013 Torre Fornello Award.   The “Vanitas-Veritas” series.  Modules made with antique mirror and assembled into a concave shape of a “corolla.”  A version with a convex mounting shape was in the competition Ejnoia’t 2013 in Barcelona (first image).   The “Natura” [...]


Doris Maninger

Doris Maninger

  This series of work evolves around the idea of rest. Rest in the double meaning of something left behind and of moment of stop and relax. All pieces are entirely made with products at “rest”, leftovers, wornouts,. Old textiles and other objects normally thrown away. The embroiderie technique is the one our grandmothers used [...]


Maria Diana

Maria Diana

          Maria Diana, architect and designer of contemporary jewels, uses for her creations ceramic materials such as stoneware, ceramic and porcelain, that allow her to explore new expression frontiers. each collection’s piece is unique and combines style, research, tradition and innovation. Her jewels have been shown in museums and international stores [...]


Francesca Mancini

Francesca Mancini

  BeetleCollection BeetleCollection are the exclusive and unique rice ecojewel collection on this Planet, and it’s here to remember you the magic and wonder of simple+usual daily things. All pieces have a heart made of natural rice and recycled cardboard, so they’re extremely lightweight and resistant, because coverd by a thin protective coating, no artificial [...]


Emma Francesconi

Emma Francesconi

      The concept of my work is distorting the material almost do not recognize it or maintaining its essentiality and evocative force. The mesh has a patent of invention in connection system. Seeking the rigor and softness, elegance and sophistication, male and female, stability and robustness, surprise and unpredictability in the building. Hook [...]


Chiara Scarpitti

Chiara Scarpitti

    The assumption is that the fascinating and mysterious world of natural geometric forms, dominated by images, lines, dots, numbers and enigmatic formulas, is particularly suitable for the design of a contemporary jewelry. This stimulating survey of the forms in the universe often leads us in front of ancient myths, who magical powers attract [...]


Premio Fondazione Cominelli per il gioiello contemporaneo (III Edizione)

Premio Fondazione Cominelli per il gioiello contemporaneo (III Edizione)

    The exhibition runs from today until September 30th at Palazzo Cominelli in Brescia (Italy).


Gabi Veit

Gabi Veit

  Nature has trully been an inspiration to me as far as form and subject are concerned. On the other hand, people, their stories and my connection to them arouse my curiosity. Sometimes, I think that my life is so colourful and diverse that I can express myself only by reducing and substracting. That means [...]


Giulia Savino

Giulia Savino

          Giulia Savino is a graduate in Fashion Design and is one of the artists participating in the exhibition “Purus,” the 2012 graduation show from Alchimia jewelry school.   Giulia Savino és graduada en Disseny de Moda i és una de les artistes que participen a l’exposició “Purus,” el show de graduació 2012 de l’escola [...]


Catalina Gibert Nadal Presents “Llimona” in the Exhibition “Purus” at Alchimia

Catalina Gibert Nadal Presents "Llimona" in the Exhibition "Purus" at Alchimia

  As free as a lemon is, As free as the best things in life are. A sentence, an statement by itself. A real, life, colourful fruit as a symbol of what is essential in life. Going, step by step, reducing what is superfluous and getting, finally, a shape, a colour, that evokes immediately what [...]


“MicroCosmi Preziosi” Exhibition in Rome

"MicroCosmi Preziosi" Exhibition in Rome

    ”MicroCosmi Preziosi” is an exibition by 12 Italian designers about contemporary jewelry curated by Maria Grazia Cicala to be held from the 29th of May to the 1st of June. The event takes place at the Boffi Barberini Shop, Boffi’s Flagship Store in Rome.   ”MicroCosmi Preziosi” és una exposició de 12 dissenyadors italians sobre joieria [...]


“Break Through” Exhibition by Dana Hakim and Jasmin Matzakow at Galerie Louise Smit

"Break Through" Exhibition by Dana Hakim and Jasmin Matzakow at Galerie Louise Smit

Dana Hakim. Brooch 2010, Iron Nets, Rubber, black mirrored plastic, reflective light threads, paint, lacquer.   Dana Hakim. Brooch 2010, Iron Nets, Rubber Mirrored Plastic, Reflective light Threads, Paint, Lacquer.   Dana Hakim. Brooch, 2012, Iron Nets, paint, lacquer, cotton threads.   Dana Hakim. Neckpiece n/t (7), 2011, Iron Nets, Paint, Reflective Light,Threads, Cotton Threads, Mirrored [...]


Valentina Falchi

Valentina Falchi

      I studied jewelry in Florence, I’m Italian but I live and work in Barcelona since 2007. I think that jewelry and, in general, art are a way to express the beauty that is inside ourselves. Creativity is what gives meaning to my life. I work without rules, taking care of details and [...]


“Unforgettable”, Exhibition by Lucia Massei at Antonella Villanova

"Unforgettable", Exhibition by Lucia Massei at Antonella Villanova

  “La très chère était nue, et, connaissant mon coeur,  Elle n’avait gardé que ses bijoux sonores,  Dont le riche attirail lui donnait l’air vainqueur  Qu’ont dans leurs jours heureux les esclaves des Mores. Quand il jette en dansant son bruit vif et moqueur,  Ce monde rayonnant de métal et de pierre  Me ravit en [...]


“Misuse” Exhibition By Fabrizio Tridenti at Galerie Louise Smit

"Misuse" Exhibition By Fabrizio Tridenti at Galerie Louise Smit

        You can visit the exhibition “Misuse” by Fabrizio Tridenti until February 18th at Galerie Louise Smit in Amsterdam. Older post from this jeweler.   Fins el dia 18 de febrer es pot visitar l’exposició “Misuse” d’en Fabrizio Tridenti a la galeria Loiuse Smit d’Amsterdam. Post anterior d’aquest joier.