Community. Engagement. Advocacy. Humor.
Partnering charities have supplied the masses and masses of JUNK jewellery (750kgs in total). Local businesses have provided tools and equipment. The School of Jewellery has provided a venue for the performance. Jewellers and makers worldwide have come to ‘gift’ their skills. The participating jewellers and makers selected pieces of jewellery from the mountain of "JUNK", (re)constructing them into reimagined artworks.
Due to the high volume of work created, the exhibition is shown in multiple parts:
Vincent Pontillo - Verrastro - MFA 2015
Side to Side
wood, leather, PLA plastic, fur
Indiana Indiana University…Continue
We invite speakers to take part in the Beyond Jewellery symposium to coincide with the exhibition flockOmania2, an exhibition and live performance event which crosses boundaries between jewellery and dance (please see further info below). Located within the field of…Continue
"Shifting Sites," SNAG's 2016 Juried Exhibition in Print produced by Metalsmith, will showcase works that explore the changing spaces of jewelry and metal objects as they are conceived, made, and displayed. Jurors Eva Eisler, Lauren Fensterstock, and Lori Talcott…Continue
Exhilarating and exhausting.
I'm recovering in Brighton for a long weekend with the howling winds of "Storm Clodagh" driving rain at the windows, a warm sofa and a raft of Hammer Horror films to watch and pizza from our favourite…
Another packed week, kicking off with the "Chrysalis" show of works-in-progress by the final-year BA students, a fascinating glimpse into what we can expect come summer 2016.
This was a particularly interesting show as it was…
Edinboro University of Pennsylvania is now accepting applications for the MFA program. Admission to the MFA program at Edinboro University guarantees an assistantship including a tuition waiver that will cover 90% of your tuition over a three-year period plus a stipend in exchange for 18 hours work per…Continue
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My work is inspired by the very materials I work with. My love for textiles led me to create my own ‘masculine fabric’ using fine silk and cotton threads woven into mesh and…Continue