Posts Tagged ‘Ramon Puig Cuyàs’

Ramon Puig Cuyàs. Selected Artist for Schmuck 2015

Ramon Puig Cuyàs. Selected Artist for Schmuck 2015

  The brooches from Subtle Architectures series are subtle fragments of a weightless cosmic architecture which, when taken, deposited on the our body, subtly altering the relationships and contrasts between the forms of body and surrounding space, projecting beyond their daily limits. They are structured pieces from a strict compositional syntax to approach or to [...]


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 [...]


“Travessíes” Exhibition by Ramon Puig Cuyàs at Amaranto Joies in Barcelona

"Travessíes" Exhibition by Ramon Puig Cuyàs at Amaranto Joies in Barcelona

          Brooch, 2001. “Blaus” Series. Wood, silver, plastic, nickel silver.   Brooch, 2006. “Walled Gardens” Series (Hortus conclusus). Silver, plastic, ametist, garnet, acrilic paint.   The exhibition features more than thirty works created during the last 16 years. Despite the formal and material differences that occurred during these years, we can [...]


“Joyas y dibujos 1980 – 2012” Exhibition by Ramon Puig Cuyàs at Corporación Cultural de Las Condes

"Joyas y dibujos 1980 – 2012” Exhibition by Ramon Puig Cuyàs at Corporación Cultural de Las Condes

              Today is the opening of “Joyas y dibujos 1980 – 2012,” an exhibition by Ramon Puig Cuyàs at Corporación Cultural de Las Condes in Santiago de Chile. The exhibition shows 62 pieces from different series made between ’80 until now, with sketch drawings of the work process, and [...]


“Under that Cloud” Exhibition at Klimt02 Gallery

"Under that Cloud" Exhibition at Klimt02 Gallery

Ramon Puig Cuyàs   Karin Seufert   Benjamin Lignel   Tore Svensson     Today is the opening of the exhibition “Under that Cloud“ curated by Jo Bloxham at Klimt02 Gallery and inspired by 18 artists who were stranded in Mexico City under the Icelandic volcanic ash cloud in April 2010. The exhibition began at Galerie Spektrum during the Schmuck 2011 [...]


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.   [...]


Visiting Munich During Schmuck 2012 – Part 2

Visiting Munich During Schmuck 2012 - Part 2

    Ramon Puig Cuyàs, Lourdes Carmelo and Silvia Walz talking about the jewels   Judy McCaig in the exhibition   Continuing our walk arround Munich during Schmuck, we visited the exhibition “Bewegung und Farbe” by Michael Becker at Bayerischer Kunstgewerbe-Verein E.V.  Drawings were also shown with his exquisite pieces, making you feel surrounded by [...]


Visiting Munich During Schmuck 2012 – Part 1

Visiting Munich During Schmuck 2012 - Part 1

  I traveled to Munich with some of my colleagues from the Joyas Sensacionales collective. We were a group of nine guided by Ramon Puig Cuyàs and his wife Silvia Walz.  It was fabulous to tour with them and I want to express my gratitude for all I learned during those days.   Vaig viatjar [...]


Jewelry by Ramon Puig Cuyàs in Munich

Jewelry by Ramon Puig Cuyàs in Munich

Brooch, Net-Work (Arquitectures subtils) Series. Nickel silver. 2011     Brooch, Net-Work (Arquitectures subtils) Series. Nickel silver. 2011     Brooch, Primacolor Series. Silver, plastic, enamel and acrilic. 2009     Brooch, Primacolor Series. Silver, plastic, enamel and acrilic. 2009     You can see these jewels by Ramon Puig Cuyàs in Munich. The first [...]


“Homenatge a Tomàs Palos” Exhibition in Tarragona

"Homenatge a Tomàs Palos" Exhibition in Tarragona

      This is an exhibition in homage to jeweler Tomàs Palos who has been working for 35 years as a jewelry teacher at the Escola D’art i Disseny de la Diputació in Tarragona (Spain).  The exhibition runs until March 25th at Palau de la Diputació in Tarragona.   Aquesta és una exposició en [...]


“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 [...]


Klimt02 Gallery and Klimt02 Community

Klimt02 Gallery and Klimt02 Community

  A few days ago I visited Klimt02 Gallery in Barcelona.  How lucky it is to have such a space in our city where we can see the work of important jewelers from around the world. I enjoyed looking at and touching some of the jewels including brooches by Gemma Draper and Ramon Puig Cuyàs, pendants [...]


“Net-Work Series – Subtle Architectures 2010-2012″ Exibition by Ramon Puig Cuyàs at Galerie Biró

"Net-Work Series - Subtle Architectures 2010-2012" Exibition by Ramon Puig Cuyàs at Galerie Biró

  Today is the opening of the exhibition “Net-Works – Subtle Architectures, 2010 – 2012″  by Ramon Puig Cuyàs at Galerie Biró in Munich. The exhibition runs until February 25th. Older posts from this artist.   Avui és la inauguració de l’exposició ”Net-Works – Subtle Architectures, 2010 – 2012″  d’en Ramon Puig Cuyàs a la Galerie Biró de Munich. [...]


“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 [...]


"Barcelona: Found in Translation" Exhibition at Klimt02 Gallery

"Barcelona: Found in Translation" Exhibition at Klimt02 Gallery

The collection takes Barcelona as a topic, not as a geographic location, but as a reference, as an opportunity to express the dichotomy between local and global, traditional and contemporary, individual and collective…  Ramon Puig Cuyàs Gemma Draper Marc Monzó Marta Boan Emiliana Design Studio Marie Pendariès + Kepa Karmona Estela Saez If you are [...]


"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 [...]


In Black and White

By Rosa Nogués Freixas  Karin Seufert Beth Legg  Eija Mustonen  Katja Prins Nils Schmalenbach    Ramon Puig Cuyàs This research neglects color by using white and black in order to focus on what is essential, because these two colors are robust and unequivocal.  Their essences awaken positive and negative sides with all their contradictions since [...]


The Legnica Jewellery Festival 2011 and the Retrospective Exhibition by Ramon Puig Cuyàs

The Legnica Jewellery Festival 2011 started with a lot of activities.  Among those that stand out are the SEXY 20th Legnica International Jewellery Competition and the retrospective exhibition Symbolic Exchanges by Ramon Puig Cuyàs. Ha començat The Legnica Jewellery Festival 2011 amb un munt d’activitats entre les que hi destaquen la SEXY 20th Legnica International [...]


Ramon Puig Cuyàs at Jewelers’Werk Galerie

Today is the opening of Ramon Puig Cuyàs‘ solo exhibition at Jewelers’ Werk Galerie presenting his recent work Arquitectures Subtils. The exhibition can be visited until May 12th. Olders posts about this jeweler. Avui és la inauguració de l’exposició individual d’en Ramon Puig Cuyàs a la  Jewelers’ Werk Galerie on presenta el seu treball recent [...]


Silvia Walz and Ramon Puig Cuyàs, My Favorite Pair of Jewelers in Their Studio

Silvia Walz and Ramon Puig Cuyàs, My Favorite Pair of Jewelers in Their Studio

When I arrived in Vilanova i la Geltrú, a city near Barcelona, the first thing I did was go to the sea and walk along the pier of the harbor where I could see the flat where Silvia Walz and Ramon Puig Cuyàs live and have their workshop.  I think they are very fortunate because, for those of us who [...]


Christmas Exhibition at Galerie Hélène Porée

Ramon Puig Cuyàs  Alexandra Bahlmann  Ursula Guttmann  Beppe Kessler You can visit the Christmas Exhibition at Galerie Hélènne Porée until December 31st. Podeu visitar l’exposició de Nadal a la Galerie Hélènne Porée fins el 31 de desembre.


Visiting "Conexions / Transversals" Exhibition

Visiting "Conexions / Transversals" Exhibition

Tensi Solsona  Úrsula Viñolas  Silvia Walz Josep Carles Pérez Judy McCaig  Ramon Puig Cuyàs  Elisabet Puig Barral Carles Codina Carmen Amador  Pilar Cotter A few days ago I visited the “Conexions / Transversals” exhibition at Amaranto.  If you still haven’t gone, please write in your datebook that it runs until November 27th.  I recommend it. [...]


"Conexions/Transversals" Group Exhibition at Amaranto

Connexions / Transversals Parlar de la renovació de la joieria catalana, és parlar també de l’Escola Massana. Quan a finals dels anys cinquanta, el joier i pintor Manel Capdevila, es fa càrrec d’organitzar el nou departament de joieria, va aportar la seva experiència com artista, per concebre les seves classes com una aula oberta, en [...]


Visiting "Joya. Setmana de la Joieria Contemporània de Barcelona"

Last Friday, after lunch with Silvia Walz, I visited “Joya“, the fair that each year allows us to widely enjoy contemporary jewelry.  It was a prime occasion for speaking with gallerists and artists like Roberta Ferreira and Laura Jener from Dterra, Piotr Rybaczek from La Basílica Gallery, Leo Caballero from Klimt02, and also with Liana Pattihis, [...]