Posts Tagged ‘Massana School’

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. [...]


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

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

Essay by Annelisse Pfeifer       Fig.1: Fachhochschule Düsseldorf – Design department entrance (no date)   Fig.2: Fachhochschule Düsseldorf – Jewellery students’ studio and Design department corridor (2012)   Introduction: I have always held a personal interest in cultures and cultural interaction through the medium of contemporary jewellery. The meaning of cultural interaction throughout this [...]


Pilar Cotter and Her Passion for Porcelain

Pilar Cotter and Her Passion for Porcelain

  Pilar Cotter’s workshop is located in the Poble Nou area of Barcelona, in a space she shares with two working jewelers and a painter. She defines it as  “the territory where I find responses to many things that intrigue me, a space to share, full of conversations and that represents a style of life.” [...]


Karin Johansson with Three of Her Students at Massana School

Karin Johansson with Three of Her Students at Massana School

Karin Johansson and Ramon Puig Cuyàs   Last April 18th Karin Johansson, jeweler and teather at  HDK School of Design and Crafts of the University of Gothenburg, presented her department program at the Massana School showing examples of her personal work. Joining her were students Anna-Karin Haag, Charlotte Maslov and Elin Flognman who presented their jewelry as well.   [...]


Conferences by Bórax08001 Collective and European Premiere of Audio-Visual “Jewellery Displaced”

Conferences by Bórax08001 Collective and European Premiere of Audio-Visual "Jewellery Displaced"

  Members of the Bórax08001 collective will hold conferences about the origins, functioning and projects of this group along with a projection of their audio-visual show “Jewellery Displaced“. – Tomorrow Friday April 20th at 11:00 h. at Escola Massana in Barcelona. – Sunday May 6th at 13:00 h. at MuVIM in Valencia. – Until April 25th you can see the audio-visual [...]


“Spain’s Jewelry Hotspot — The Massana School in Barcelona”, online exhibition on Crafthaus

"Spain's Jewelry Hotspot -- The Massana School in Barcelona", online exhibition on Crafthaus

  I’m really excited to invite you to explore “Spain’s Jewelry Hotspot — The Massana School in Barcelona,” an on-line exhibition that you can visit until March 23th on Crafthaus. Many thanks to Brigitte Martin, Editor of Crafthaus, who engouraged me to organize the exhibit, many thanks to jewelers and teachers Ramon Puig Cuyàs and [...]


“Barcelona, Barcelona” Exhibition at Villa Bengel

"Barcelona, Barcelona" Exhibition at Villa Bengel

  From  today January 18th until March 13th you can visit the exhibition “Barcelona, Barcelona” at Villa Bengel in Idar-Oberstein. The exhibition is organized by the Fachhochschule Trier and the Massana School and presents a representative selection of work by teachers and ex pupils of the Massana School specializing in jewelry and curated by Theo [...]


Conferences by Theo Smeets and Tabea Reulecke at Massana School

Conferences by Theo Smeets and Tabea Reulecke at Massana School

Two conferences will be held next Friday 18th, by jewelers Theo Smeets and Tabea Reulecke at the Massana School. El proper divendres dia 18 de novembre els joiers Theo Smeets i Tabea Reulecke faran dues conferències a l’Escola Massana.


Conference by Estela Saez at Massana School

Conference by Estela Saez at Massana School

A conference will be held tomorrow, November 9th, by jeweler Estela Saez at the Massana School. Demà, 9 de novembre, la joiera Estela Saez farà una conferència a l’Escola Massana.


Conference by Olga Zobel at Massana School

Conference by Olga Zobel at Massana School

A conference will be held on October 21st by gallerist Olga Zobel from Galerie Biró at Massana School. El proper 21 d’octubre la galerista Olga Zolbel de la Galerie Biró donarà una conferència a l’Escola Massana.


"The Escola Massana" Exhibition at Pilartz

1929 – In the year of the World Exhibition in Barcelona the school first opened its doors. The wealthy confectioner Augustí Massana was its generous donor and founded the academy for design in industry and artisan craftworks. With this he anticipated the future connection of industry and arts and set on design early on. The [...]


Línea de Salida 2 Exhibition at Amaranto

Línea de Salida 2 Exhibition at Amaranto

Today is the opening of the exhibition Línea de Salida 2 at Amaranto presenting 6 final projects from the Jewelry Department of Massana School. Avui és la inauguració de l’exposició Línea de Salida 2 a Amaranto on es presenten 6 projectes finals del Departament de Joieria de l’Escola Massana. Artists / Artistes: Trinidad Contreras, Carolina [...]


Bórax08001: "Proyecto inicial" Exhibition at Massana School

Aline Berdichevsky Andrea Nabholz Carolina Gimeno Carolina Martínez Linares Dalia Jurado Gastón Rois Nelly Van Oost Patricia Correia Domingues Trinidad Contreras Yesterday I visited the exhibition “Proyecto inicial” by the Bórax08001 collective at Massana School in Barcelona. It’s delicious to see such magnificent pieces. I recommend you don’t miss this exhibition which will be open [...]


Off Massana 2010 Exhibition

From June 4th to 27th you can visit the Off Massana 2010 Exhibition at Poble Espanyol in Barcelona.  The exhibition shows works by the pupils of Off Massana, they invite us to the opening today at 8pm. Del 4 al 27 de Juny es pot visitar al Poble Espanyol de Barcelona l’Exposició Off Massana 2010. Una [...]


"Línea de Salida" at Amaranto

Marielle Debethune Lluís Alòs Rosa Nogués Freixas Berta Riera Auba Pont A few days ago I visited the “Línea de Salida” exhibition that joins five final projects of the Jewelry Department of Massana School (2009). These pieces, as Grego García commented to me, are very well done and invite us to think about modern jewelry. [...]


Paradigma

Fins el dia 16 d’aquest mes es pot visitar la magnífica exposició “Paradigma” a l’Escola Massana. Els professors dels departaments de joieria de la BIAD, Birmingham City University i de l’Escola Massana de Barcelona mostren els seus treballs que van des de propostes més conceptuals fins joies d’ús més comú com són els collarets i [...]


Pensieri Preziosi 5

Manuel Capdevila Ramon Puig Cuyàs Gemma Draper Grego García Tebar Xavier Ines Monclús  Javier Moreno Frías Silvia Walz Dins el marc de la cinquena edició de “Pensieri Preziosi” es pot veure a Pàdua l’exposició “La llibertat de la joia” on set artistes lligats a l’Escola Massana de Barcelona mostren el seu innovador treball. Manuel Capdevila [...]