International Jewellery Art Fair “Sieraad Art Fair”, 4-7 November 2010, Amsterdam

With many eye-catchers this year! Fifty nominated pieces of the prestigious design competition “New Traditional Jewellery”, an exhibition from the German craftsmen school “Fachhochschule” and “Saimaa University of applied Sciences, Fine Arts & Jewellery” from Finland. Next to jewellery from The Netherlands many pieces of International artists on display & for sale, coming
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“Preziosa”, Contemporary Jewellery Exhibition Firenze (Italy)

From  21 May until 6 June 2010 If you would like to read and see more information (a.o. showing videos of former exhibition & free registration for participation to the conference)  about this exhibition, please visit the Preziosa web-site.


Contemporary Jewellery Exhibitions & Fair in The Netherlands and Germany

Jewellery in Munich!


Starting 3 March until 9 March 2010: The “Internationale Handwerksmesse” in Munich, Germany. Although I’ve never been there I have been told that this is “The place to be” -fair for contemporary jewellery in Europe! A fair with all kinds of disciplines and with each year an exhibition, containing 60 pieces contemporary
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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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Exhibition “Or des Amériques” & Lecture of the New Jewellery Acquisitions Museum of The Middle Ages, Paris

A visit to Paris always leads to nice exhibitions full of surprises!

First I would like to draw your attention to the exhibition “Or des Amériques”, although I am almost too late… it’s ending the 11th January 2010 already. On display you will see beautiful pieces of gold jewellery from many museums world-wide (Musée des
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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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