Posts Tagged ‘Amsterdam’

SIERAAD International Jewellery Art Fair 2014. My Visit.

SIERAAD International Jewellery Art Fair 2014. My Visit.

                  Last November I visited the Sieraad Art Fair for the first time. It was very pleasant to meet many jewelers who I know in person or through the internet. The fair is located at the Westergasfabriek in Amsterdam, a very nice circular building from the 19th century, where [...]


Selfie in Amsterdam

Selfie in Amsterdam

International Jewellery Collaborations: Cultural Diversity and Cultural Interaction through the Medium of Contemporary Jewellery (and Part Two)

International Jewellery Collaborations: Cultural Diversity and Cultural Interaction through the Medium of Contemporary Jewellery (and Part Two)

Essay by Annelisse Pfeifer     Third collaboration: BORAX 08001 collective: In contrast to Connecting Identitites that explored the outcomes that can be achieved when students are exposed to connect with another unknown identity, Borax 08001 differs by exploring the outcomes of artists who have chosen to work together to achieve the purposes of common interest. [...]


“Ornament” Exhibition by Evert Nijland at Galerie Rob Koudijs

"Ornament" Exhibition by Evert Nijland at Galerie Rob Koudijs

  At the end of the fifteenth century the Domus Aurea – Golden House – was excavated in Rome. Once it had been the huge palace of emperor Nero. It turned out that its walls were fully decorated with painted ornaments. Their playfulness was a revelation to the artists of the budding Renaissance: they had [...]


“(Take a) Look at Me” Exhibition by Lisette Colijn at Galerie Louise Smit

"(Take a) Look at Me" Exhibition by Lisette Colijn at Galerie Louise Smit

                  The exhibition “(Take at) Look at Me” by Lisette Colijn runs until July 5th at Galerie Louise Smit in Amsterdam. More about this artist on this blog.   L’exposició ”(Take at) Look at Me” de la Lisette Colijn estarà oberta fins el 5 de juliol a la [...]


“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 [...]


“Hand- Made” Exhibition by Annamaria Zanella and Renzo Pasquale at Galerie Louise Smit

"Hand- Made" Exhibition by Annamaria Zanella and Renzo Pasquale at Galerie Louise Smit

Annamaria Zanella Brooch Green cell   Annamaria Zanella Brooch House   Annamaria Zanella Ring Black silk   Renzo Pasquale Brooch Galileo   Renzo Pasquale Brooch Giotto’s box   Renzo Pasquale Brooch Olimpica     You can visit the exhibition “Hand-Made” by Annamaria Zanella and Renzo Pasquale at Galerie Louise Smit until May 4th.   L’exposició  ”Hand-Made” de [...]


5 Years Galerie Rob Koudijs

5 Years Galerie Rob Koudijs

  Tomorrow Galerie Rob Koudijs in Amsterdam celebrates its first lustrum. Congratulations!   Demà la Galerie Rob Koudijs d’Amsterdam celebra el seu primer llustre. Felicitats!  


“Lost days and left-over longing” Exhibition by Nelli Tanner at Galerie Rob Koudijs

"Lost days and left-over longing" Exhibition by Nelli Tanner at Galerie Rob Koudijs

                You can visit the exhibition ”Lost days and left-over longing” by Nelly Tanner at Galerie Rob Koudijs until March 4th.   L’exposició ”Lost days and left-over longing” de la Nelly Tanner es pot visitar a la Galerie Rob Koudijs fins el 4 de March.  


“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 [...]


“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.


“Traces of function” by Tobias Alm and “Introduction” by Terhi Tolvanen, two Exhibitions at Galerie Rob Koudijs

"Traces of function" by Tobias Alm and "Introduction" by Terhi Tolvanen, two Exhibitions at Galerie Rob Koudijs

Tobias Alm   Terhi Tolvanen   Tomorrow, in typical style,  is the opening of two exhibitions at Galerie Rob Koudijs: ”Traces of function” by Tobias Alm and “Introduction” by Terhi Tolvanen. You can visit the exhibitions until February 26th. Older post from Terhi Tolvanen.   Demà és la inauguració de dues exposicions, com és habitual, a la galeria Rob [...]


"Clear Cut" Exhibition by Nhat-Vu Dang and Benedikt Fischer at Galerie Rob Koudijs

In the opinion of Nhat-Vu Dang and Bededikt Fischer jewellery is an integral part of human life. A few months ago these young artists finished their education at the Amsterdam Gerrit Rietveld Academy. They both make jewellery that is as distinct as it is remarkably refined. Now their graduation pieces, supplemented with new work, will [...]


Ra Present, 35 years Ra Gallery

Galerie Ra celebrates its 35th jubilee with the book: “Ra Presents, 35 Years Ra Gallery,” along with an exhibition titled the same, which runs from December 3, 2011 to January 28, 2012 at Galerie Ra, then reopening from February 8th to the 12th at the Object Rotterdam Design Fair, then from March 14th to the [...]


"Black & blue (& yellow)" Exhibition by Paolo Scura and Timothy Information Limited at Louise Smit

 Paolo Scura Ring “Retro Blue 8″, 2011, silver, shibushi, agate, lacquer, pigment Paolo Scura Ring “Retro Blue 13″, 2011, silver, epoxy, cubic zirkonia Paolo Scura Ring “Retro Blue 9″, 2011, silver, synthetic saphire, enamel paint Timothy Information Limited Badge, ‘Not for Sale’ , 2011, Copper, 20 Euro Note, Stainless Steel Pin. A person who is [...]


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Nolia Shakti at Her Studio in Amsterdam

Nolia Shakti at Her Studio in Amsterdam

When Nolia Shakti proposed a visit to her studio, I agreed immediately.  While in Amsterdam, where I traveled for a week last month, I met very friendly people and really enjoyed the city. Quan la  Nolia Shakti em va proposar de visitar el seu taller hi vaig estar de seguida d’acord. La gent amb qui em [...]


Capturing Time From a Tram Window


Visiting Galerie Ra in Amsterdam

Visiting Galerie Ra in Amsterdam

If you visit Amsterdam, of course you can’t miss Galerie Ra which I visited in October during the exhibition by Lisa Walker, New Work, and Karl Fritsch, Rings and Dishes that runs until November 26th. Si visiteu Amsterdam no podeu deixar d’anar a la galeria Ra. Hi vaig esser el passat octubre durant l’exposició de la [...]


Lliberty Behind Difficulties


"Hide n’ seek" Exhibition by Melanie Isverding at Galerie Rob Koudijs in Amsterdam

"Hide n' seek" Exhibition by Melanie Isverding at Galerie Rob Koudijs in Amsterdam

Melanie Isverding on the left On October 22nd I was lucky enough to be at the opening of the exhibition “Hide n’ Seek” by Melanie Isverding at Galerie Rob Koudijs in Amsterdam. When I arrived, a woman was modeling one of the necklaces and a few minutes later a red dot appeared next to it.  [...]


Visiting Galerie Louise Smit in Amsterdam

Visiting Galerie Louise Smit in Amsterdam

During my recent travel to Amsterdam, I visited Galerie Loiuse Smit, one of the best galleries in this city dedicated for the past 25 years to promoting and showing contemporary jewelry. Unfortunately, I couldn’t meet Louise with whom I have been interchanging some e-mails, but I did meet Monica Zampa, the enthusiastic young woman who [...]


Sieraad 2011

Find complete information for the Sieraad Fair 2011 to be held in Amsterdam from November 3rd to 6th by cliking here. Trobareu tota la informació de la fira Sieraad 2011 que es celebra a Amsterdam del 3 al 6 de novembre clicant aquí.


B-side DownTownArtJewellery Festival in Amsterdam

You can find all the information about this event which begins next Thursday in Amsterdam by cliking here. Podeu trobar tota la informació d’aquest esdeveniment que comença el proper dijous a Amsterdam clicant aquí.