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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: 67
Latest Activity: on Friday

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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Hello ACJ followers, Likers and Members. Could you comment on this post and let us know the one thing you like to see on our networks and the one thing you would prefer not to see! Thank you.

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Hello ACJ followers, Likers and Members. Could you comment on this post and let us know the one thing you like to see on our networks and the one thing you would prefer not to see! Thank you.Continue

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Comment by Catherine Marche on September 18, 2011 at 4:36pm

To coincide with London Design week, I shall be exhibiting along with a few other ACJ members at Jianhui LOndon,

16 Gabriel's Wharf,

56 Upper Stret

South Bank, London SE1

for more information, visit http://jedeco.co.uk

 

 

hoping to see you there

x

Catherine MArche

http://bijoux.catherinemarche-Designs.com

Comment by Rebecca Skeels on September 18, 2011 at 11:18am
Join ACJ

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 ADVANTAGES

Members of ACJ automatically receive our magazine Findings twice a year, get discounted entry to Conferences and special events, and have exclusive access to the Opportunities section and Message Forum on www.acj.org.uk


HOW TO JOIN ACJ 

Join offlineDownload the ACJ membership form to print out and post. Please note, the fees below are per annum.

Join online: Select from the options online: http://www.acj.org.uk/index.php/join-acj

If you have any questions about ACJ membership please email enquiries@acj.org.uk or telephone +00 44 (0)20 8291 4201

 

Comment by Rebecca Skeels on September 18, 2011 at 9:04am
Comment by Rebecca Skeels on September 18, 2011 at 8:55am

Comment by Rebecca Skeels on September 18, 2011 at 8:45am

http://www.hollygage.com/pages/theartanddesignofmetalclayjewelrycal...

Hello!
I'm really excited to announce the release date for The Art and Design of Metal Clay Jewelry. Putting this publication is a labor of love. This year I had three lovely and talented artists help jury, Emma Baird, Tracey Spurgin and Lesley Messam. Without them, I would never have been about to narrow down 300 entries to 12 months of beautiful jewelry. This publication demonstrates the fantastic work of artists all around the world using metal clay in combination with metalsmithing, enameling, riveting, gemstone setting and so many other techniques.
As an advocate of Metal Clay, I am interested in making others aware of its potential in our field. 

I hope you will take a peek of their work and read about all the details at: http://www.hollygage.com/pages/theartanddesignofmetalclayjewelrycal... 
Many thanks for your support!!!!
~ Holly

Comment by Rebecca Skeels on September 18, 2011 at 8:34am

I am doing a Precious Metal Clay workshop on 5th Nov at 41c Peach Street, Wokingham, RG40 1XJ.



43b%20Peach%20St%20workshops%20flyer.pdf

Comment by Rebecca Skeels on September 18, 2011 at 8:31am


Comment by Rebecca Skeels on September 18, 2011 at 8:01am

New Brewery Arts gallery

 

Now programming for March 2012 onward

 

In an exciting new initiative, we welcome proposals from professional artists, groups, educators and curators who want to present new work within the gallery.

 

Our aim is to present a programme of contemporary craft and visual art exhibitions that inspire, excite and challenge people of all ages.

 

We are particularly interested in proposals which engage with our existing education programme.

 

Call us on 01285 657181 for an informal discussion or email exhibitions@newbreweryarts.org.uk

 

 

Comment by Rebecca Skeels on September 18, 2011 at 8:00am

http://www.cmog.org/dynamic.aspx?id=244#.TnXq5a7e5ys

The Corning Museum of Glass is committed to supporting artists and scholars in their work. In this vein, the Museum offers a variety of residencies, grants and competitions for those working with glass for art or for research:

Comment by Rebecca Skeels on September 18, 2011 at 7:52am

http://epicawards.co.uk/how-to-enter/

 

We welcome entries from all parts of the UK and ROI for projects or initiatives that combine some or all of the elements that make an epic arts or crafts programme. We want to reward groups that have done great work since Jan 2010, but if your project or initiative is ongoing you can still enter. It helps if you can show what you've achieved so far and what is planned for the future. There will be a winner and runner-up from each of the nations: England, Ireland (including the Republic of Ireland), Scotland and Wales.

 

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