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  • CALENDAR

    April 15, 2014

    INTERNATIONAL FAIRS

    08.–11.05.2014, NEW YORK CITY
    The intersection of art + design. www.artdesignnewyork.com

    08.-11.04.2014, MILANO
    Salone Internazionale del Mobile di Milano. Ventura Lambrate, Via…More →

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  • Herbert Hofmann Prizes and Talente Prizes 2014

    March 21, 2014

    Noon Passama, brooch Portrait Nr. 3, 2013, fur, leather, silver, gilt brass. Photo Noon Passama.

    Masks, antlers and a composition of 34 brooches convinced the jury. On March 15, 2014, the Herbert Hofmann Prizes were awarded to three jewelry artists at the special Crafts & Design show at Munich’s International…More →

  • TEXTILE ART FORUM SWITZERLAND: TEXIMUS 1

    March 19, 2014

    Ursula Buser, collage Alpmorgen, Paper, fabric, foils, slate, monotype, stitching cards.

    The members of Switzerland’s Textile Art Forum are Gabi Mett, Judith Mundwiler, Cécile Trentini and Grietje van der Veen. These four artists have long ranked among the leaders in European textile art. Alongside their own artistic work, each…More →

  • VIENNA 4: FACETS OF THE PERSONALITY

    March 12, 2014

    Claudia Steiner, Necklace Alter ego#06, 2013, oxidized 925 silver.

    Four jewelry artists from Austria, Luxemburg and Slovakia, each of whom lives and works primarily in Vienna, present their new creations at Schmucktage 2014 in Munich. Michelle Kraemer creates her jewelry by…More →

  • 2014 JEWELRY SHOW

    March 12, 2014

    Babele necklace by Monica Cecchi, last year’s Jewelry Show.

    For the third time, the Jewelry Show kicks off the Jewelry Days in Munich. New this year: the pieces of jewelry will be presented on people’s bodies in collaboration with artists, actors, singers and dramaturges. The live …More →

  • JEWELLERY ART CONCEPT

    March 12, 2014

    Susanne Elstner, Brooches Aus der Asche, 2013, charcoal, blackened silver.

    Eleven jewelry-makers who first met while they all were students at the Academy of Design in Munich went on to cofound “Jewellery Art Concept” (JAC) in 2006. While studying at the academy, they had worked with the best protagonists in the jewelry scene and had simultaneously learned from …More →

  • GALLERY TAL20: FRIEDA DÖRFER AND BEATE EISMANN

    March 12, 2014

    Beate Eismann. Versatile pendant Schriftsück II. Enameled metal, glass stones, tombac, silver, slender rope. 188×62×13 mm.

    Ever since her childhood, Beate Eismann has been euphoric about the atmosphere in printers’ workshops, which she calls “a mix of heavy indus- try and precision engineering.” It was only logical for her to take metal printing…More →

  • GITTA PIELCKE AND ERICH ZIMMERMANN: THE ART OF THE CHAIN

    March 12, 2014

    Gitta Pielcke, Pendant, rock crystal, 900 yellow gold, nylon. Erich Zimmermann, Pendant Snowflake, rock crystal, 750 rose gold, diamonds.

    Although jewelry designers Gitta Pielcke and Erich Zimmermann have long been a couple in private life, each cultivates a line of his or her own. Fairytale frogs squat on ring bands and silver geckos cling to a…More →

  • GALLERY ROSEMARIE JÄGER: COUPLES IN JEWELRY

    March 11, 2014

    Beate Klockmann and Philip Sajet

    Meanwhile, 12 years after they got to know each other, everything has changed and everything has stayed just the same. Philip was a young, highly promising artist on the jewelry stage and Beate was a…More →

  • GALLERY ISABELLA HUND: BLACK IS BEAUTIFUL

    March 10, 2014

    Rosa Maria Franzin, Brooch, silver, gold. Gigi Mariani, Ring and Bangle, gold, niello. Sabine Steinhäusler, Brooch, blackened silver.

    Parallel with the Handwerksmesse, the leading trade fair for craft trades, Isabella Hund is presenting a jewelry show in her Munich gallery that backs up what the black is beautiful movement emanating from t…More →