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Granulation Workshop

From April 18 to the 22 Alchimia together with Giovanni Corvaja will be offering a Granulation Workshop.Since 1996 Corvaja has researched granualtion techniques in depth. The course will offer participants and overview of this ancient tradition as well as the experimentation of techniques using very low budget equipment. For more information contact Alchimia!!!!…See More
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Alchimia, a school of contemporary jewellery and design in Florence, Italy, was founded in 1998 by Lucia Massei and Doris Maninger. Based in Oltrarno, Florence's historic artisan district, the school's philosophy is to provide students an innovative lab of creative thought, rooted in a deep understanding of traditional goldsmith techniques.

In courses offered from beginning to advanced levels, students develop strong technical skills guided by a capacity to elaborate artistic concepts and their own creative language. This teaching method, fine tuned over the past twelve years and focused on the students and their individual nature, has produced results of a very high quality, with peaks of excellence made evident by many international prized acknowledgements.
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http://www.alchimia.it
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In alchimia we work in the exploration of materials and the combination of different elements. Each student finding their particular road.

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Granulation Workshop

Posted on April 13, 2011 at 8:20am 0 Comments

From April 18 to the 22 Alchimia together with Giovanni Corvaja will be offering a Granulation Workshop.Since 1996 Corvaja has researched granualtion techniques in depth. The course will offer participants and overview of this ancient tradition as well as the experimentation of techniques using very low budget equipment. For more information contact Alchimia!!!!… Continue

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Posted on March 25, 2011 at 3:48am 0 Comments

Alchimia Alumnus Selen Ozus will be exhibiting her latest works in "Error" an exhibition starting today. The exhibition opens today at 18:00 in ElaCindoruk Gallery in Istanbul, Turkey. Dont miss this!!…
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Svolte: between Lutheran reform and contemporary jewellery

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This next 24 of March at 18:00 in Alchimia Scuola di Gioielleria is the opening for Svolte: Between Lutheran Reform and Contemporary Jewellery. The exhibition will be running thru may 6!!!! Dont miss it!…

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Current in Japan

Posted on March 11, 2011 at 5:06am 0 Comments

Opening on the 21 of March at 17:00 a group of Alchimia alumni will presenting their works in an exhibition in Yokohama, Japan! The exhbition will be ongoing till the 26 of March at Galerie Paris, Mitsuibussan bldg.1F, Nihon-odori 14 Naka-ku 231-0021 - Yokohama Japan If your in Japan dont miss this!!

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I added some new images of work I have done since taking the two week intensive training class from Marzia and Daniela. I would cherish comments, good, bad or ugly. I want to be better and better.
At 2:47pm on February 19, 2011, Roxy Lentz said…
I loved the two weeks I got to spend at this school. I am a self taught metalsmith, and had to struggle for years alone with no money for tools or supplies,  or a teacher. Alchimia taught me more in the two weeks I was there, then I taught myself in the 20 years prior. I miss the school, and the coffee from Sandy's down the street.
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