inside the contemporary jewelry collection of palazzo pitti’s galleria degli argenti, florence

Tucked around a far corner of the upper level in the Treasury of the Grand Dukes (formerly known as the Galleria degli Argenti – The Silver Museum) of the Palazzo Pitti in Florence is an important collection of contemporary jewelry. I take my jewelry design students there every term to see this varied collection in… Read More inside the contemporary jewelry collection of palazzo pitti’s galleria degli argenti, 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