“The Dutch Jewel from 1965 until now” Exhibition in Arnhem, The Netherlands

November 19, 2009 | No Comments

The Exhibition will being held from 4th December 2009 until 7th March 2010, Museum Moderne Kunst, Arnhem

The museum started in the seventies buying and collecting Dutch Jewellery which in meantime became one of the main Jewellery Collections of The Netherlands.
During this jewellery exhibition you take a look at the revolutionary developments of the Dutch designed jewellery starting at the sixties of last century. Jewels of famous Dutch jewellery designers, like; Gijs Bakker, Maria Hees, Ruudt Peters, Ted Noten, Emmy van Leersum, Felieke van der Leest and many more will be showed.
For more information about this museum and exhibition, please take a look at www.mmkarnhem.nl (English written). In case you would like to read more about Dutch jewellery I recommend to you “Het Nederlandse Sieraad in de 20e Eeuw”, translated “The Dutch Jewel in the 2oth Century”, by Marjan Unger, ISBN: 90-6868-3489. I wouldn’t be surprised if it’s unfortunately only available in Dutch.

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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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