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: 6 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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Help us help Jewellers

Started by Rebecca Skeels. Last reply by Rebecca Skeels Dec 1, 2019. 3 Replies

ACJ welcomes to its membership makers, collectors, curators, educators, gallerists and all who have in interest in or passion for contemporary jewellery. ACJ organises exhibitions, conferences, events, talks and workshops for its members and the public. We publish our print magazine Findings twice a year, send a monthly e-bulletin to members, packed with news, information & opportunities, and we run social media accounts which reach over 10,000 people with news and information - Facebook, Instagram, Twitter & YouTube. We do all this on an annual budget of about £25,000, funded by membership subscriptions. Would you like to donate to help us further this work? Any amount is welcome! PayPal donations can be made here:…Continue

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Comment by Rebecca Skeels on May 27, 2011 at 7:35am
The Goldsmiths’ Company Assay Office Jewellery Fakes and Forgeries Seminar
Friday 10th June 
http://www.thegoldsmiths.co.uk/assay-office/news/jewellery-fakes-forgeries-seminar,-friday-10-june/
This unique event, held in the magnificent Goldsmiths’ Hall, is a must for collectors, dealers, auction houses, retailers and anyone interested in the world of jewellery and watches.
Cost: £65 includes lunch and wine
Comment by Rebecca Skeels on May 27, 2011 at 7:21am

ON THE WIRE - CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

Are you an designer or maker wanting to exhibit in Manchester? 

http://www.craftanddesign.com/about/onthewire

 

'On The Wire' is a new opportunity at Manchester Craft and Design Centre, which will allow a selection of artists to hang their work from a wire in the beautiful entrance area.  This opportunity is open to any maker working in the UK in any material.

Comment by Sophia Georgiopoulou on May 23, 2011 at 11:33am
Wonderful, Rebecca!
Comment by The Justified Sinner on May 22, 2011 at 8:46am
Excellent! I'm so glad you had this idea. Great to talk to you again on Friday.
Comment by Rebecca Skeels on May 22, 2011 at 7:59am

Welcome to the Association for Contemporary Jewellery Crafthaus Group. Feel free to join in discussions and let other members know about events and activities you are up to. 

For this discussion let us know what you would like to see from the Association for Contemporary Jewellery and ideas of how it could help its members help themselves.

 

For full membership benefits please visit out website, where you can join to get full membership and access codes for discounts on suppliers, insurance, exhibitions, get assistance with networking, funding, joining regional groups and much more. http://www.acj.org.uk/index.php/join-acj

 

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Rebecca Skeels commented on Rebecca Skeels's group The Association for Contemporary Jewellery
"The Association for Contemporary Jewellery will open the 2020 online exhibition glasshouses on 21st Sept at noon: www.acj.org.uk Through an exploration of materials, processes and concepts, ACJ jewellers have responded to the theme glasshouses.…"
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Rebecca Skeels commented on Rebecca Skeels's group The Association for Contemporary Jewellery
"Sophie Lowe The Association for Contemporary Jewellery will open the 2020 online exhibition glasshouses on 21st Sept at noon: www.acj.org.uk Through an exploration of materials, processes and concepts, ACJ jewellers have responded to the theme…"
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Rebecca Skeels commented on Rebecca Skeels's group The Association for Contemporary Jewellery
"Hendrike Barz-Meltzer The Association for Contemporary Jewellery will open the 2020 online exhibition glasshouses on 21st Sept at noon: www.acj.org.uk Through an exploration of materials, processes and concepts, ACJ jewellers have responded to the…"
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Rebecca Skeels commented on Rebecca Skeels's group The Association for Contemporary Jewellery
"Linda Connelly The Association for Contemporary Jewellery will open the 2020 online exhibition glasshouses on 21st Sept at noon: www.acj.org.uk Through an exploration of materials, processes and concepts, ACJ jewellers have responded to the theme…"
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