News

“In My Jewellery Box: Carolina Bucci” via The Telegraph

“The Florence-born jewellery designer shares the vintage and modern pieces she treasures most Carolina Bucci was born in Florence to a family of jewellers. Her great-grandfather Ferdinando Bucci opened a workshop in 1885 specialising in repairing gentlemen’s pocket watches; before long he...

read more | posted on: 8/1/2015

“Q&A with Sarah Rothwell Collecting modernist jewellery at the National Museums Scotland” via Museums Association

“Sarah Rothwell, the assistant curator of modern and contemporary design at National Museums Scotland (NMS), was one of five curators who received a grant through the first round of the Art Fund’s New Collecting Awards. The curatorial acquisition scheme aims to help curators develop their...

read more | posted on: 8/1/2015

“Emerging designers get new category at National Craft Awards” via Irish Times

“Cork-based and Connemara-based basket maker receive top awards or the first time the National Craft Awards presented at the RDS yesterday were divided into separate categories of emerging and established makers. The top two Awards of Excellence, worth €5,000 each, were won by Cork jeweller...

read more | posted on: 8/1/2015

Opportunities

Call for Artists and Makers: B(u)y Me! Brampton Museum: 14th November 2015-10th January 2016

We are looking for artists and makers, from all disciplines, to take part in our B(u)y Me! For Christmas exhibition, 14th November 2015-10th January 2016. Set in Brampton Park, Newcastle under Lyme, Brampton Museum, hosts this annual exhibition, offering our visitors the chance to buy, unique, handmade...

read more | posted on: 8/1/2015

Public Art Commission: Steel Totems - Sheffield City Council

Public Art Commissions, Grey to Green, Sheffield Grey to Green is an exciting project that will transform the West Bar area of Sheffield’s City Centre narrowing existing roads and creating wide footpaths and cycle routes running alongside an innovative SUDs scheme with meadow planting. The Public...

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Call for Entries: BREIL - What’s Next? - Jewellery Design Contest

BREIL and Desall invite you to create a new steel jewel for woman, that represents an important step ahead in terms of innovation and style, values that have always characterised the brand. About BREIL: The BREIL brand made its debut in 1939 and from the beginning laid the foundations for its long journey...

read more | posted on: 7/25/2015