Posts Tagged ‘Schmuck’

Jessica Turrell. Selected Artist for Schmuck 2015

Jessica Turrell. Selected Artist for Schmuck 2015

    Much of my work is concerned with repetition, the delicate surfaces created by the application of many hundred of hand drawn resist marks prior to etching. I am interested in how, subconsciously, I am compelled to subvert the tyranny of this repetition, introducing subtle variations as I draw. Once the etched surface is [...]


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 [...]


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 [...]


Munich. Visiting Schmuck 2014. Day 4

Munich. Visiting Schmuck 2014. Day 4

  During my last day in Munich I continued visiting exhibitions.  The day was much too short and I couldn’t visit all I had hoped to. Exhibitions:  ”Canvas Context Cash” Exhibition by Karen Pontoppidan at Maurer Zilioli – Contemporary Arts, ”Mass” Exhibition at Micheko Galerie, SOLOS: “never odd or even” Part II by Märta Mattsson and Tanel [...]


Munich. Visiting Schmuck 2014. Day 3

Munich. Visiting Schmuck 2014. Day 3

  I spent last Saturday the 15th at the Internationale Handwerksmesse where the Handwerk & Design Fair was celebrated. Sofia Björkman, jeweler and owner of Platina Gallery, told me about her recent work shown at her gallery’s stand where we could see the exhibition “Contemporary Swedish Art Jewelry.” It was a long day at the [...]


Munich. Visiting Schmuck 2014. Day 2

  My second day in Munich was very exiting. From 10:00 until 21:00 I visited different exhibitions. At the exhibition of Mineral Art 2014: “between layers – worlds within agate” I met Helena Lehtinen, one of the winners of the Herbert Hofmann-Award 2013 and juror of the Mineral Art Award 2014. She told me about the next Koru5 that will be [...]


Munich. Visiting Schmuck 2014. Day 1

  I landed in Munich on Thursday afternoon and for four days I felt surrounded by the most fascinating contemporary jewelry I have ever seen in such a short time. Two days before I planned my visits, I began following the paper by Current Obsession which made it easy since it contained all the most important information [...]


Schmuck 2014 in Munich

Schmuck 2014 in Munich

  Benedikt Fischer pendant ‘Monocoque’ at the cover of the new ‘Schmuck’ catalogue 2014.     I’m very excited about my upcoming travel to Munich in the next few days.  I’m going to visit Schmuck 2014 which is being celebrated from March 12th until the 18th.  The entire city will be full of events and [...]


Auba Pont. Selected Artist for Schmuck 2014.

Auba Pont. Selected Artist for Schmuck 2014.

          Sempre que em poso a crear estic lligada als mateixos paràmetres i premises, són uns conceptes claus a la meva obra i suposo que a la meva identitat, dels quals no em puc desvincular; a més a més aquests em mantenen amb un equilibri constant, m’aferro a ells per tal de [...]


Visiting Munich During Schmuck 2013

Visiting Munich During Schmuck 2013

By Eva Burton     After the opening of ConSpiracion at the Cervantes Cultural Center, I went with Stephanie Barbié to visit other exhibitions. We attended the expo Transit at the Kunst & Handwerk Gallery that presented the work of jewelers from Israel, including Dana Hakim. Then we went to the opening of Schmuck you! [...]


“Melting Point 2012″. Joieria Contemporània València

"Melting Point 2012". Joieria Contemporània València

        From May 3rd to 9th “Melting Point 2012” will be held in València (Spain).  It’s a great event celebrating 10 years of the Jewelry Department of Escola d’Art i Superior de Disseny de València.   Del 3 al 9 de maig es celebra  ”Melting Point 2012” a València. És un gran event per [...]


Visiting Munich During Schmuck 2012 – Part 3

Visiting Munich During Schmuck 2012 – Part 3

        We arrived at the “Handwerk & Design” fair  on Saturday morning the 17th where spent almost the entire day. Platina Gallery, Galerie Ra and Galerie Marzee were showing their best selections.   Van arribar a la fira ”Handwerk & Design” el dissabte dia 17 al dematí i vam passar-hi quasi tot el [...]


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 [...]


Alexander Blank, Tore Svensson and Despo Sophocleous – Schmuck 2012

Alexander Blank, Tore Svensson and Despo Sophocleous - Schmuck 2012

Alexander Blank Memento juniori!, Remember the youth times! Alexander Blank does not formulate the title of his work in a nostalgic way, but he slaughters the comic-heros of his childhood, and reduces up until the bones. Even if they look now like skelets, you can still recognize them: Koyote, the Duck, the Cat, the Bunny. [...]


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 [...]


Schmuck 2011 in München

By Rosa Nogués Freixas Deborah Rudolph Jasmin Matzakow Nadine Kuffner Following a tradition since 1979, Munich held the annual International Trade Fair for the Skilled Trades. Different events in the city dressed Munich with their best jewelry, with galleries and unlikely places exhibiting collections of the most innovative and outstanding pieces by renowned artists and [...]


Schmuck and Talente 2011

Tomorrow, Rosa Nogués Freixas, collaborator on this blog, will travel to Munich to gather and return full of information to share with us. She has been selected for the exhibition Talente 2011 along with participants Aline Berdichevsky, Carolina Martínez Linares and Carolina Gimeno, who are members of the Bórax08001 collective. Trinidad Contreras, also a member [...]


Members of Bórax08001 have been selected for Talente and Schmuck 2011

 Carolina Martínez Linares Aline Berdichevsky  Carolina Gimeno Trinidad Contreras Carolina Martínez Linares, Aline Berdichevsky and Carolina Gimeno have been selected for the Talente exhibition.  Trinidad Contreras was selected for the Schmuck fair.  They all are members of Bórax08001, a collective that last September showed its members’ works in a gorgeous exhibition at the Massana School. The Schmuck 2011 52nd [...]


Ramon Puig Cuyàs at Schmuck 2010

Del 3 al 9 de Març es podrà veure el darrer treball del Ramon Puig Cuyàs a Schmuck 2010 a Munich. Emplenant l’espai amb la línia construeix composicions monocromàtiques on han desaparegut els elements figuratius i les joies esdevenen petites escultures que cal obsevar des de diferents punts de vista. Aquest és un treball de [...]