The Association for Contemporary Jewellery

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The Association for Contemporary Jewellery

The Association for Contemporary Jewellery is devoted to the promotion, representation, understanding and development of contemporary jewellery in the United Kingdom and abroad.

 

Website: http://www.acj.org.uk/
Location: UK
Members: 66
Latest Activity: 22 hours ago

The Association for Contemporary Jewellery

is devoted to the promotion, representation, understanding and development of contemporary jewellery in the United Kingdom and abroad.

Founded as a membership association in 1997 and registered as a Limited Company in 2006, it recognises a need to foster discussion, debate and critical review and interaction amongst its members. To this end we organise conferences, lectures, seminars, workshops and an annual general meeting for our members. Our regular newsletter, findings, features reviews, information, comment, book offers and discounts and is of benefit to both our members and the wider public. We also produce a monthly e-bulletin featuring news and opportunities.

We welcome as members practising jewellers, associated designers and crafts people, educators, students, gallery owners and retailers, museum curators, critics and collectors - indeed, anyone with an interest in contemporary jewellery.


The Association for Contemporary Jewellery 
PO Box 37807 London SE23 1XJ United Kingdom 
Telephone: + 00 44 (0)20 8291 4201 
Fax: + 00 44 (0)20 8291 4452 
Email: enquiries@acj.org.uk

 

WHAT WE DO

• promote greater understanding of contemporary jewellery
• support jewellers’ creative and professional development
• develop audiences for this lively field of contemporary craft and design

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Comment by Rebecca Skeels 22 hours ago

Clore Visual Artist Fellowship 2017-18: an A-Z of leadership learnings

To mark the end of her time as the 2017-18 Clore Visual Artist Fellow, an initiative supported by a-n, Nicola Naismith presents an A-Z of what the year-long experience has taught her about leadership and being an independent artist.
Comment by Rebecca Skeels 23 hours ago
Comment by Rebecca Skeels 23 hours ago

The shortlist for the h 100 Awards was announced. Half of the art, design and craft shortlist are craft makers.


http://www.thehospitalclub.com/h100awards?utm_source=Permanent+-+Co...


WHO GETS YOUR VOTE?

VOTING CLOSES SUN 26TH AUGUST

In its 10th year the h 100 Awards return to celebrate the most influential & innovative individuals across the breadth of the UK’s creative industries, with media partner The Arts Desk.

Ten nominees have been shortlisted in ten categories, all of whom have achieved something extraordinary in their field over the last 12 months. The shortlists were collated by our industry judges who are all part of the h Club community.

We will be announcing the winners on Monday 10th September along with two special awards:


Maybe::
Rosie Wolfenden MBE and Harriett Vine MBE
or
caroline broadhead

Comment by Rebecca Skeels 23 hours ago
Global Design Forum
 
Tickets for this year's Global Design Forum are selling fast. Don't miss out on Keynote session's from Marina Willer, Rankin, Ilse Crawford, Jessica Brillhart, Sascha Lobe and Peter Barber; plus many more talks, debates, tours and workshops that together reflect the most innovative thinking in the world of design today.
 
Enjoy more of the talks programme and keynote sessions with our special offer on tickets with three sessions for the price of two:
 
Individual sessions: £10
Keynote sessions: £15
Daily pass: attend all talks in a day for £30
 
Book your tickets now>>
Comment by Rebecca Skeels 23 hours ago

UCA’s MA Grad Shows are the highlight of our creative calendar and a celebration of innovative student work from across our four campuses.

Our shows offer visitors an exciting opportunity to experience the creativity and ingenuity of our Postgraduate students before they leave us to launch their careers.

Join us on one of the following dates to experience the very best of emerging contemporary art, design and business talent:

UCA Farnham https://www.uca.ac.uk/events/farnham-ma-show-2018/?utm_source=grads...

UCA Canterbury & Rochester https://www.uca.ac.uk/events/kent-ma-show-2018/?utm_source=gradshow...

UCA Epsom https://www.uca.ac.uk/events/epsom-ma-show-2018/?utm_source=gradsho...

We look forward to welcoming you at one of our campuses soon!


Kind regards
The University for the Creative Arts

E: enquiries@uca.ac.uk
T: 01252 892883

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Comment by Rebecca Skeels on August 12, 2018 at 10:18am


Hourly Paid Tutor Jewellery

Reference:
102/18/JB
Salary:
£32.28 per hour
Hours:
3 to 6 per week term time
Closing date:
3 Sep 2018
https://www.morleycollege.ac.uk/about/jobs/1757-hourly-paid-tutor-j...

Comment by Rebecca Skeels on August 12, 2018 at 10:15am

Hourly Paid Tutor Jewellery: Contemporary Intermediate

Reference:
103/18/JB
Salary:
£32.28 per hour
Hours:
3 per week, term time
Closing date:
3 Sep 2018
https://www.morleycollege.ac.uk/about/jobs/1758-hourly-paid-tutor-j...
Comment by Rebecca Skeels on August 11, 2018 at 4:24am
I hope you enjoy our posts and shares, feel free to share your successes in relation to the competitions and exhibitions we post and any other exhibitions and competition shortlists and wins you get.
 

Comment by Rebecca Skeels on August 11, 2018 at 4:07am

Future Heritage at Decorex have been announced

Rebecca De Quin. Silversmith and fine metalworker De Quin designs and makes domestic metal artifacts that respect the traditions of metal crafts and occupy a meaningful place within contemporary living. At Decorex 2018, she will design and make three large-scale wall panels with detachable elements that can be removed and used on the table as bowls or dishes.

https://www.decorex.com/future-heritage-2018?utm_source=Permanent+-...

 

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Rebecca Skeels commented on Rebecca Skeels's group The Association for Contemporary Jewellery
"https://design.britishcouncil.org/blog/2018/aug/09/opportunity-crafting-futures-grant-scheme/ "How can the global craft sector address the declining youth engagement in the practice? UK-based practictioners, APPLY to travel overseas to explore…"
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Rebecca Skeels commented on Rebecca Skeels's group The Association for Contemporary Jewellery
"GRANT OPPORTUNITYSusan Beech Mid-Career Artist Grant 2019 Established by San Francisco-based jewelry collector Susan Beech, the objective of this $20,000 grant is to recognize a mid-career artist who has made a substantial contribution to the field…"
22 hours ago
Rebecca Skeels commented on Rebecca Skeels's group The Association for Contemporary Jewellery
"SPECIAL OFFER RUUDT PETERS: BRON   In August, all new, renewing, and recurring members will be entered to win a copy of Ruudt Peters's retrospective catalog BRON. Discover innovative jewelry, artists, and ideas as a member of…"
22 hours ago
Rebecca Skeels commented on Rebecca Skeels's group The Association for Contemporary Jewellery
"Congratulations to Benedikt Fischer, winner of the 2018 Mari Funaki Award for Contemporary Jewellery in the Established category for his series of five Pearly Whites brooches, made from shell, mother of pearl, remanium and sculpey. Benedikt will…"
22 hours ago

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