“A Talk with Albertine Dijkema”, Jewellery Photographer, The Netherlands

“As an Art & Jewellery photographer I’m in service of the object”

It’s true I have a wonderfull job! As an Art and Jewellery photographer next to being a graphic designer I’m able to “write with light”, the real meaning of the word “Photography”. I studied at the Academy of Art in Utrecht (NL), Photography, and later on
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“A Talk with Ted Noten”, Dutch Jewellery designer

“It’s not only about creating something beautiful, it has to tricker as well” Well, where shall I start…there’s so much to tell! My goodness what an impressive, talented, highly professional, active & funny atelier!

Just back from his exhibition at SODA, Istanbul, and already finished his latest exhibition in Gent & meanwhile finishing the boxes of the “Be nice to
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“A Talk with Katinka Lampe”, a Dutch Painter

This morning I had the luck to have had an appointment with Katinka Lampe at her solo exhibition “Kate, Bob & Luca” in the “Kunsthal” , on display until 30 May 2010,Rotterdam, The Netherlands. It became a  personal guided tour!

The reason we met was because  I saw the painting pictured above on the cover of “Residence”,
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“A Talk with Marjan Unger”, Jewellery Ph D Art/Fashion Historian, Writer & former Teacher at The Rietveld Academy, The Netherlands

A Jewellery lover “Pur sang”!

Last week I had the honour to speak with Marjan Unger about jewellery, her thesis & her books written for graduating Ph D, 17 March 2010. We discussed Dutch contemporary jewellery next
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A Talk with Zita Jansen, Goldsmith, The Netherlands

“My way of working is like a rippling stream”.

Zita Jansen (1969) went to the craftsmen school “Vakschool Schoonhoven” by the age of 17. After graduating from goldsmithing she studied at the Academy of Art in Utrecht, training: 3D Design. One year later she got the opportunity to start a jewellery& goldsmith workshop with a friend and enjoyed that for 14 years. Since 3
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Margriet Sopers

Margriet Sopers, FGA

Having a diploma in jewellery, FGA and a propaedeutic of the Academy of Art followed-up by interesting years as a jewellery expert at Sotheby's & Gemeentelijke Krediet Bank, as well as being a member for years of the Society of Jewellery Historians, I am glad to share with you today's world of jewellery.

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