I arranged to meet Judy McCaig one Friday morning. We were lucky since it was a sunny day. Un divendres al matí vaig quedar amb la Judy McCaig i vàrem tenir la sort de gaudir d’un dia assolellat. In the same flat where she lives, in the Raval area [...]
“I wanted to talk about abundance, but suddenly knew that I was actually talking about what is not there, the void, and I found myself again making bowls, hollows filled with nothing or almost nothing. Since then, I kept on looking for hidden places, old hiding places, crevices, containers of many things and of [...]
WOOD seeks to explore the exciting new jewelry using wood as the primary material. Ideas of sustainability, preciousness and the sensuality of this humble material are the focus of this new exhibition. Auba Pont. Pendant IV, 2012. Wood, paint, silver and silk thread. Catherine Truman. White Bag Brooch, 2012. English lime wood, paint. Edgar [...]
Jewels by Kenta Katakura who is one of the artists participating in the exhibition “Wood” at Velvet da Vinci Gallery. Joies de Kenta Katakura, un dels artistes que participen en l’exposició ”Wood” a la galeria Velvet da Vinci.
For this series, I have worked with textiles to capture color and movement in object form. Through an iterative process of dyeing, sewing, painting, stitching, and dipping simple fabrics are transformed into ephemeral yet wearable skyscapes of hue and shade. Until April 29th you can visit the exhibition [...]
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 [...]
Hometown Brooch Combination Poem Neckpiece Since I have begun to make jewelry as an art form people frequently ask what are my signature works. Signature defines a creative person’s identity. When originality is applied to art it expresses a personal visual statement. My jewelry as an art expression transforms itself [...]
The jewelry that has come in and out of my life over the years has had a profound effect on me, and ultimately, fueled my desire to be a jeweler. These special pieces changed my perspective on jewelry and form part of my history. In “Fabricated Memory: Jewelry Box, 1980,” I created new works based [...]
Diamond Slice Brooch Sandra Enterline Diamond Slice Necklace Sandra Enterline Bust with Pearl Necklace Niki Ulehla Ebony Necklace Niki Ulehla You still can visit the exhibitions Pretty Crude by Sandra Enterlineand Toys + Jewelry by Niki Ulehla at Velvet da Vinci Gallery until October 16th. Encara es poden visitar les exposicions Pretty Crude de laSandra [...]
You can visit the exhibition by Orfeo Quagliata at Velvet da Vinci until August 28th. Podeu visitar l’exposició d’Orfeo Quagliata a la galeria Velvet da Vinci fins el 28 d’agost.
Peta Kruger Anna Davern Bridget Kennedy Caz Guiney Kath Inglis A contemporary jewelry project from Australia The exhibition is curated by Lauren Simeoni and Melinda Young. Ten participating artists constructed natural and organic forms from man-made material to create jewelry that is unnatural, naturally. unnatural Acts is an exhibition that began [...]
Tomorrow is the opening of the exhibition ¡Genial! New Jewelry from Spain showing pieces of Spanish contemporary jewelry at Velvet da Vinci. Demà és la inauguració de l’exposició ¡Genial! New Jewelry from Spain on es mostren peces de la joieria contemporània espanyola a la galeria Velvet da Vinci. Participating artists / Artistes que hi participen:Rinaldo [...]
Today is the opening of this exhibition of jewelry inspired by 18 artists stranded in Mexico City under the Icelandic volcanic ash cloud. Curated by Jo Bloxham. You can visit the exhibition until Mai 29th at Velvet da Vinci. Avui s’inaugura aquesta exposició de joies inspirada per 18 artistes atrapats a Ciutat de Mèxic sota [...]
Tomorrow is the opening reception of two exhibitions at Velvet da Vinci that jointly use color. Helen Shirk: “Traces.” A passion for nature is reflected in her jewelry. Brooke Battles: “Order/disOrder.” The discovery of enamels leads her to a new interpretation of garden and home. You can visit the exhibition until February 6th. Demà és [...]
Javier Moreno Frías Anika Smulovitz Shana Astrachan Joe Churchman Until October 31st you can visit the exhibition “The Plastic Show” at Velvet da Vinci presenting works from the recently published “500 Plastic Jewelry Designs” by Lark Books. Fins el dia 31 d’octubre es pot visitar l’exposició “The Plastic Show” a la galeria Velvet da Vinci [...]
Actualment a la galeria Velvet da Vinci es pot veure l’exposició Maybe just one more. L’autora explica la seva obsessió pel menjar a través de les seves peces que reprodueixen les formes i els colors de petites pastes i bombons. Els sabors (tal com explicà Marcel Proust amb la seva famosa magdalena) ens poden evocar [...]