giampaolo babetto exhibition at galleria bagnai

A solo exhibition of jewelry, drawings, and objects by Giampaolo Babetto, organized by Galleria Antonella Villanova is presently on display in the Galleria Bagnai space around the corner, through May 23, 2015. Additional works are installed in the gallery by Gianni Dessi, creating an interesting dialogue between the two artists. Babetto (b. Padova, 1947) is… Read More giampaolo babetto exhibition at galleria bagnai

jacqueline ryan at antonella villanova

British born, based in Umbria since 2001, Jacqueline Ryan is greatly inspired by nature in various forms with delicate scales and subtle movements. Her sketches and paper models for her jewelry designs are works of art themselves. Details are translated into beautiful organisms recalling the geometry found in nature, transformed into intimate sculptures. Ryan makes… Read More jacqueline ryan at antonella villanova

correspondences: jewelry by peter bauhuis + andi gut

Last week, I attended the reception at the Antonella Villanova Gallery in Florence for two jewelry artists, Peter Bauhuis and Andi Gut. The exhibition Correspondences: Vessels and Dishes is based on the regular exchange of these two artists about ideas, thoughts, sketches and plans — a weekly sending and receiving, recording, and processing through various… Read More correspondences: jewelry by peter bauhuis + andi gut

“interno” lucia massei / pizzi cannella at antonella villanova

Interior is a new exhibition at the Galleria Alessandro Bagnai / Antonella Villanova Gallery in Florence showing the work of 2 Italian artists, Florentine jeweler Lucia Massei and Roman painter Pizzi Cannella, both using silk through a collaboration with the Antico Setificio Fiorentino. The exhibition, through September 14, 2013, was first presented at the Design… Read More “interno” lucia massei / pizzi cannella at antonella villanova

upcoming contemporary jewelry exhibits in rome and florence

JEWELRY / GENETICS OF THE ANCIENT Styles and techniques: an inquiry into the past. June 17 – 23, 2013 Antiquity and modernity are opposites that have ultimately coincided in works of both Ulderico G. Pettorossi (IT) and Kellie Riggs (USA). This exhibition demonstrates how research, study and restoration of the old have been a strongly… Read More upcoming contemporary jewelry exhibits in rome and florence