THE NOVEMBER 2021 REPORT, Half 2 – Artwork Jewellery Discussion board

Artwork Jewellery Discussion board is happy to share the information that members of our group discover noteworthy. Is one thing lacking? The success of this compilation of compelling occasions, exhibitions, and gadgets of curiosity to the jewellery group relies on YOUR participation. In the event you’re a member of AJF, you possibly can add information and concepts to the month-to-month report by going right here. In the event you aren’t a member, however wish to turn into one, be part of AJF by making a donation. Listings gathered with help from Carrie Yodanis.

Right here’s your probability at fame and fortune! The biennial AJF Younger Artist Award provides a prize of US$7,500 for the winner and US$1,000 for every of the 4 finalists, in addition to an exhibition at Schmuck in March 2022. Bold modern jewellery artists age 35 and below are invited to use for this worldwide prize in modern artwork jewellery, which acknowledges promise, innovation, and individuality, and advances the careers of rising artists. Take yours to the subsequent stage by getting your work in entrance of the jurors: collector and gallerist Karen Rotenberg, curator Chequita Nahar, and 2020 Younger Artist Award winner MJ Tyson. Apply right here.

 

Throughout AJF Stay: Modern Jewellery from Aotearoa New Zealand, you’ll get a behind-the-scenes peek into the jewellery archives of the Tāmaki Paenga Hira Auckland Conflict Memorial Museum—an AJF unique! Two curators will give us a tour of a collection of the museum’s iconic items: artwork jewellery by Warwick Freeman, Lisa Walker, Kobi Bossard, Elena Gee, and so many extra artists. Don’t miss this thrilling, jewelry-rich occasion—an AJF Stay unique! For a minimal $20 donation, you will be a part of this end-of-year marketing campaign and interactive AJF Stay occasion. On the identical time, you’ll assist assist the entire free programming and editorial content material that you just depend on all year long. Buy your ticket right here.

In the event you missed the newest AJF Stay occasion, you possibly can nonetheless see it—we recorded it. Watch it right here.

 

Discover listings on our devoted exhibition web page.
+ Artifactual Remakes: Jewellery Throughout Historical past is at Baltimore Jewellery Middle December 3, 2021­–February 5, 2022.
+ Ephemeral: Mari Ishikawa and Fumiki Taguchi is at at Platina, Stockholm, November 12–December 3, 2021.
+ Between a Break and a Breakdown: Jewellery as a Mirror for Our Occasions, curated by Ariel Lavian, is at Tower of David Museum, Jerusalem, November 16–December 30, 2021.

 

 

GUCCI’S NEW FETISH-INSPIRED JEWELRY SHOULD COME WITH A SAFE WORD

When the style home not too long ago staged a runway present on Hollywood Boulevard, it featured intercourse toy jewellery. Silver butt plug pendants and vaginal beads hung from necklaces, and fashions held what seemed like rosaries—however upon nearer inspection, the silvery strands revealed themselves as anal beads. What the story in Highsnobiety fails to say is the face jewellery.

 

 

GALERIE SPEKTRUM IS CELEBRATING 40 YEARS!!!

What a milestone—congratulations! Spektrum was based by Marianne Schliwinski and Jürgen Eickhoff in November 1981. A present known as 40 Jahre marks the event. See it from November 27 to December 23, 2021. Beside modern jewellery, the gallery additionally makes a speciality of pictures and portray, and in addition curates touring exhibitions.

 

 

THESE THREE PEOPLE COULD HAVE DIED IF THEY HADN’T OWNED JEWELRY

A daughter saved her household with data of what causes silver jewellery to tarnish. Right here’s what she knew.

 

 

 

 

VELINA ROBINSON GLASS WON A $1,000 LOIS MORAN AWARD‚ CONGRATULATIONS!!

Within the article “Transferring Past Acknowledgment,” which was revealed in Metalsmith, Robinson Glass highlights the influence of systemic racism inside the discipline of metalwork—and organizations working to dismantle it. Learn the article.

 

 

 

EVERYONE IN ATLANTA WORE PEARLS TO THE BASEBALL STADIUM IN OCTOBER

Yep, you learn that proper: pearls on the baseball diamond. Discover out why.

 

 

 

BOOK RECOMMENDATION

Jo Ellen Cole is at present in a marathon learn. “Rene Boivin Jeweller, by Francois Cailles, is an intriguing e book that critiques the historical past of Boivin jewellery,” she explains. “The quantity may be very uncommon, particularly within the English model, and fairly costly to buy.” (This e book goes for nearly $6,000 on 1st Dibs!) “So I’m very grateful that the proprietor of the e book loaned it to me! After the early loss of life of Rene Boivin, his spouse, Jeanne Boivin, continued to run the enterprise, and efficiently at that. Very uncommon for a girl within the early twentieth century in a male-dominated business. She not solely ran the store, however designed for it as effectively. She notably employed Suzanne Belperron and Juliette Moutard as extra designers. They proved their value tenfold. Closely illustrated with unique drawings and images of precise inventory items, the e book serves as a priceless reference for anybody eager about jewellery historical past. I hope this transient evaluate is useful. Now, again to my e book!”

BOOK RECOMMENDATION

Karin van Paassen shared about The Konyaks: Final of the Tattooed Headhunters, by the Dutch photographer Peter Bos, who “made astonishing images of the Konyak individuals, in collaboration with Pheijn Konyak. The Konyaks, a as soon as fearsome tribe in Nagaland, on the border of Myanmar, are well-known for his or her iconic physique and facial tattoos, initially earned for taking an enemy’s head. Just a few years in the past, I used to be a visitor at their New Years’ celebration. I used to be impressed and impressed by their jewellery.” Discover images and movies on www.peterbos.nl or try this web page on CNN.

EXHIBITION RECOMMENDATION

Brienne Rosner urges you to take a look at SNAG’s Voltage: The Energy of Modern Jewellery. “This exhibition highlights SNAG’s numerous membership,” says Rosner. “The jury sought to be reflective of the cultural variety in our group and rejoice our numerous constituencies. Fairness, inclusion, and illustration are vital to make sure that SNAG can serve its mission to encourage creativity, encourage training, and foster group for all. Moreover, the jury stored in thoughts the guiding theme of the exhibition, which is the ‘profound influence of inspiration and the totally different trajectorial modifications which have kindled an thrilling emergence of latest work.’” View it on-line November 15, 2021­–January 15, 2022. Or see it in-person November 17–21, 2021, throughout NYCJW, at Trade Metropolis, Makers Guild, 51 thirty fifth St, 2nd Ground B30, Brooklyn, NY.

EXHIBITION RECOMMENDATION

Ruth Snyderman recommends Roberto Lugo’s exhibition at Wexler Gallery and Arthur Ross Gallery, on the College of Pennsylvania. “Roberto Lugo was invited to curate and interpret work from Penn’s artwork assortment. He selected historic portraits after which made his personal vessels with portraits from his cultural background. He surrounded these vessels with graffiti as avenue artwork. It’s very highly effective. The exhibition on the Wexler Gallery consists of large-scale work, in addition to a group of small teapots. He even has sneakers and clothes that he has designed, working with numerous firms. There are murals on some partitions which can be executed by a member of his workforce of artists. It’s an all-inclusive exhibition that provides youthful members of his workforce an opportunity to shine, too.” Again and Forth: Crimson and Meth is on view at Wexler Gallery by means of December 30, 2021.

EXHIBITION RECOMMENDATION

Rebekah Frank noticed a terrific present: Mothership: Voyage Into Afrofuturism, on the Oakland Museum of California. “The exhibition features a Dora Milaje costume from the movie Black Panther, designed by Ruth E. Carter,” says Frank, “an set up by Rashaad Newsome that makes use of jewellery in highly effective and sudden methods, and a completely engrossing video set up by Kahlil Joseph highlighting the influence of Black media.” Sadly, attributable to water injury from dangerous climate in late October, this exhibition is closed till additional discover. Hopefully it re-opens quickly!

EXHIBITION RECOMMENDATION
Jürgen Eickhoff, the proprietor of Galerie Spektrum, brings an exhibition and accompanying catalog to your consideration. The Pensieri Preziosi—Chronos exhibition will happen on the Oratorio di San Rocco, in Padua, Italy, November 19, 2021–February 6, 2022. You’ll see work by an all-star solid of artists: Ramon Puig Cuyàs, Georg Dobler, Jürgen Eickhoff, Herman Hermsen, Winfried Krüger, Ruudt Peters, Graziano Visintin.

 

ARIEL LAVIAN HAS A SOLO SHOW + A CURATION

The Jerusalem Biennale runs by means of December 30, 2021. It options two exhibitions from Ariel Lavian: her solo present Depths of Heaven 2.0, and a present she curated that accommodates work by 24 Turkish and Israeli modern jewelers, Between a Break and a Breakdown: Jewellery as a Mirror for Our Occasions. The pandemic has disrupted and adjusted our lives. It prompted, directly, a basic change within the patterns of life, the economic system, and society, prompted a rift, a turning level, and launched a layer of instability, of uncertainty, that obscures actuality. The exhibition members elevate questions concerning the seamline that separates a break as a brief interval, as an area between actions and inaction, and our (complete?) breakdown as people and as a society.

 

LISBON BIENNIAL HAS A GREAT CLOSING PROGRAM PLANNED

The Chilly Sweat exhibition at S. Roque Museum and the 1st Lisbon Modern Jewelry Biennial shut November 21. The Chilly Sweat exhibition at Pharmacy Museum stays open by means of January 7, 2022. Work by Christoph Zellweger stays till April 2022. The closing program consists of:
+ A chat between artists and curators on the Galeria de Exposições Temporárias the Museu de São Roque, November 18, 6–­­­7:30 p.m.
+ A free lecture with Nanna Melland at Brotéria, November 19, 6–7 p.m.
+ A lecture with Denis Bruna, and one other with Filomena Silvano, each at Brotéria, November 20, 3–5 p.m.
+ Particular visitor Hes Siemelink contribute a tribute to Valeria Vallarta Siemelink who not too long ago died; November 20, free.
+ Deganit Stern-Schocken presents her e book How Many Is One, with interventions by Teresa Morna, the Museu S. Roque director, João Simões, additionally from the São Roque, will speak concerning the 16th-century pendant from the museum assortment that establishes dialogue with Deganit’s Kalandia Test-Level; November 21, 3 p.m., free.
+ A chat with Ruudt Peters, Paula Crespo, Leonor Hipólito, and Ana Albuquerque, November 21, 3 p.m.

LECTURE

Sculptural Minimalism & Fairtrade Gold—Philosophy, Provenance, and Course of, offered by Ute Decker. Hosted by the Society of Jewelry Historians on the Society of Antiquaries, Burlington Home, London, November 23, 2021, 6 p.m. London time. It’s going to additionally stream reside right here.

 

 

LECTURE

Medieval and Early Fashionable Amulets in Catholic Europe, offered by Thomas Kühtreiber. Within the context of the Christian Pilgrimage, amulets have performed an necessary position for the reason that Late Antiquity. Issues (objects) have been touched with the relics of saints or photos of grace, then taken house. Likewise, votive choices have been deposited at these locations. In addition to particular supplies and textual content formulation, the closed chains of contact have been the principle elements that assured the amulets’ efficiency. The lecture will current and talk about particular methods in coping with these amulets, from manufacturing to distribution to the big selection of formality makes use of. November 23, 2021, 4:00 p.m. (in Sweden). Register.

 

NEW BOOK

Manfred Bischoff: Ding Dong. The e book paperwork Bischoff’s multifaceted oeuvre with quite a few illustrations and preliminary sketches. It additionally offers insights, through extra personal images and notes, right into a outstanding inventive universe. From Arnoldsche.

 

 

RELEASING NEXT MONTH

Gems, Colors, & Wild Tales: 175 Years of Constantin Wild: [T]he firm Constantin Wild has left its mark on the world of gems like hardly some other enterprise… [This] opulently designed publication is an homage to, and an affirmation of affection for, the irrepressible variety of its extraordinarily priceless gems. From Arnoldsche.

 

 

 

JEWELERS OF THE 60s & 70s WERE COUNTERCULTURAL, EVEN IF THEY DIDN’T KNOW IT

Sharon Berman interviewed Cindi Strauss and Susan Cummins about their e book, In Flux, on her Jewellery Journey podcast. Take heed to Half 1 and Half 2.

 

 

 

WATCH A LECTURE BY NEKE MOA

As a part of the lecture collection known as Zadan—Hopes and Protections on the Physique, Neke Moa gave a lecture known as Making Taonga (Treasures) with the Ātua (Gods). Watch it right here.

 

 

LOOKING FOR HOLIDAY GIFTS?

Help Black-owned jewellery companies within the course of! See some choices instructed by Refinery29.

 

 

 

JEWELRY FABRICATED FROM PLASTIC PRICE TAGS DURING LOCKDOWNS

Inari Kiuru is one in a protracted and historic chain of Finnish craftspeople who’ve used gathered and seasonally obtainable supplies to create. From Garland journal.

 

 

A NEW MINERAL HAS BEEN DISCOVERED IN A DEEP-EARTH DIAMOND

The shocking discover has by no means proven up in nature earlier than and divulges secrets and techniques concerning the earth’s mantle. Examine calcium silicate perovskite in Scientific American.

 

 

 

FREE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT IN MARKETING AND BUSINESS SKILLS

The free Halstead Jewellery Enterprise Discussion board 2022 convention goals to empower small jewellery enterprise house owners. Attendees will obtain skilled improvement in advertising and enterprise expertise. Halstead will host this occasion yearly to assist small jewellery enterprise house owners navigate entrepreneurship. On-line, January 17–21, 2022.

 

WORKSHOPS

Penland Spring 8-week focus programs, March 6­–April 29, 2022. Open to severe college students of all ranges. Scholarship software deadline: December 3, 2021.

 

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