Place of Work ? Example: Studio, College, Gallery, Museum, ...)
I am a .... Example: Student, Maker, Educator, etc.
There is a symbiotic relationship between fine art and all forms of design - a conceptual fluidity where influences may move freely between disciplines promoting exchange and evolution.
I am inspired by the form, colors and textures of objects both artistic and common: architecture, furniture, paintings, ceramics, fashion...
My work is based on geometric shapes - their inherent strength, applicability, and timelessness command my respect.
Balance rather than symmetry.
By 1975 I had completed my fundamental studies in jewelry design and began experimenting with various metals and techniques. I knew that jewelry making was my direction, my métier. Two years later Janis Kerman Design was established. The focus of my work for the next ten years was the design and production of limited edition collections, detailing for fashion accessories and unique pieces. Though I enjoyed the production years and the fact that my designs were available to many, my need to focus on unique pieces was determining the next era of work. Since 1986, I have been working exclusively in precious metals, gems and experimental materials.
Your website, DIRECT flickr or DIRECT facebook links where your work can be seen.
Thanks for signing up again with crafthaus. Your active membership is valid through November 15, 2017. Now that you’ve successfully re-registered you can get even more involved. This means, you’re not just getting the whole crafthaus picture... you are a part of it. Your contributions via blogs, photos, and discussions will enrich our open crafthaus environment immensely, so please let us know what’s going on in your art life! Don't hold back! If there are ever any questions or concerns, don't hesitate to email me via crafthauseditor at live dot com, I will do my best to be of help.
Museum of the Year 2019
We're pleased to announce that St Fagans National Museum of History has been crowned Art Fund Museum of the Year 2019. Discover the winner and the shortlisted museums this year’s prize shines a…"
"LIVE Q&A Saturday, July 20th, 1:00 pm Eastern
Using Your Art for Social Change with Alejandra Carrillo-Estrada
Register Now https://www.snagspace.org/road-2-success
Ever wondered how to merge art with activism? Do you want to…"
"London Ethical Gem Fair
Save the date - 29th & 30th August 2019
We will be holding our next ethical gem fair in London on 29th and 30th August in Hatton Garden. These events are held jointly with our partners Fair Trade…"