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

preziosa 2011 contemporary jewelry exhibition and auction in florence

  This year’s Preziosa Contemporary Jewelry exhibition is being held in Florence’s Museo di Storia Naturale di Firenze, Sezione di Zoologia, “La Specola” at Via Romana 17, just down the road from Palazzo Pitti. I went to the conference presentation by of the Japanese artist Mari Ishikawa (b. 1964), who is showcased in the exhibition… Read More preziosa 2011 contemporary jewelry exhibition and auction in florence

report from vicenza (italy): chi ha paura? & stefano marchetti

I went to Vicenza last week to see the Chi Ha Paura? and Stefano Marchetti exhibitions that have been up since the Vicenza Oro jewelers’ fair. Vicenza is a jewel in itself, elegant streets dotted with villas and palaces designed by architect Andrea Palladio. Chi Ha Paura?/Who’s Afraid? installed shipping containers in the middle of… Read More report from vicenza (italy): chi ha paura? & stefano marchetti