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: 67
Latest Activity: 2 seconds 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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Curator, S1 Artspace
The curator will work closely with the director to conceive, develop and deliver the exhibitions and events programmes, including fundraising and securing appropriate partners.
Deadline: 21 September 2017
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What should schools put first? Discipline or creativity?
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De Beers to Make Largest Investment in Diamond Marketing Since 2008
 
it will invest more than US$140 million in marketing this year
 
Comment by Rebecca Skeels on September 2, 2017 at 8:41am

Controversial payment

Fundraising Regulator names arts organisations that failed to pay levy

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Comment by Rebecca Skeels on September 2, 2017 at 8:11am
The inaugural Professional Jeweller Awards is nearly here.
 
The Professional Jeweller Awards & Summer Barbecue will be the most spectacular party of the year for the British jewellery industry. The Awards party takes place on the second night of IJL, September 4, and is the event that no business professional in the jewellery world can afford to miss.
 
Join us for a night of music, free-flowing drink, and the dramatic revealing of the Professional Jeweller Awards winners. This year, we will even be providing a sumptuous three-course barbecue meal cooked under the stars to every guest.
 
Comment by Rebecca Skeels on September 2, 2017 at 8:05am
Have you ever wondered what colours sound like? With Specdrums, new app-connected rings, you get to decide! The rings register the colour you’re tapping on, no matter the material, and the app creates the sound you assigned to that specific colour, turning any object into a musical instrument.
Comment by Rebecca Skeels on August 28, 2017 at 9:29am

WRITERS OPEN CALL: Submit a proposal. Be a part of the conversation.
 The next submission deadline is September 1, 2017.
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Comment by Rebecca Skeels on August 25, 2017 at 2:35pm

 One day silversmithing workshop
29 August 2017
with John Norgate

Suitable for all
£111.00
https://www.westdean.org.uk/study/short-courses/courses/1d7201-one-...

Comment by Rebecca Skeels on August 25, 2017 at 2:33pm

LECTURE
PORTABLE ART: A PROJECT BY CELIA FORNER
A Roundtable with Celia Forner, Toni Greenbaum, and Matthew Day Jackson, Moderated by Lindsay Pollock
by Hauser & Wirth
    
Find out what happens when non-jewelry artists make jewelry, including Louise Bourgeois, John Baldessari, Paul McCarthy, and Pipilotti Rist and more.
https://artjewelryforum.org/portable-art-a-project-by-celia-forner?...

Comment by Rebecca Skeels on August 25, 2017 at 2:32pm


Axisweb Artist Award Round #02, deadline 31 August:
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The Award offers:
A cash award of £1,000
An artist film produced by Axisweb
Promotion through Axisweb’s social media platforms
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A support package tailored for you
Deadline for applications is midnight 31 August 2017
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