florence jewellery week 2022 (p.3): bollmann collection + corvaja

During last week’s Florence Jewellery Week (FJW), a selection of The Heidi and Karl Bollmann Collection was on exhibit at the Palazzo del Pegaso in Via de’ Pucci, 16 (Florence, Italy). What began as a few gifts to his wife, the jewelry collection of this Austrian couple has grown over decades into probably the most prestigious private collection of contemporary research jewelry in Europe with over 1,700 pieces to date.… Read More florence jewellery week 2022 (p.3): bollmann collection + corvaja

personal ornaments, amulets, + objects of devotion from the costume museum of nuoro, sardinia

The Costume Museum of Nuoro in Sardinia has an amazing collection of historic jewelry and traditional religious objects on display, among a huge collection of ethnographic artifacts.… Read More personal ornaments, amulets, + objects of devotion from the costume museum of nuoro, sardinia

rigore e libertà – contemporary italian jewelry

Rigore e Libertà (Rigore and Liberty) is an exhibition featuring three major Italian masters of contemporary jewelry: Mario Pinton, Francesco Pavan, and Giampaolo Babetto. The extensive exhibition of almost 150 pieces is being housed within the Marino Marini Foundation Museum in Pistoia, northwest of Florence, through March 24, 2019. Marino Marini taught Mario Pinton sculpture… Read More rigore e libertà – contemporary italian jewelry