Summer School at ATN, 3 -10 July 2011 Amsterdam

“1KG of…., the value and weight of jewellery, searching for a new context”

Are  you looking for a fresh design adventure? A one week programme with interesting lectures & experimental workshops will be organized for only 12 international participants and will be held in English, French, German, Dutch and Estonia.  Sign in at  the
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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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“The Dutch Jewel from 1965 until now” Exhibition in Arnhem, The Netherlands

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
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A Talk with Ruudt Peters, about his own Jewellery School & next coming Exhibitions

Last week I had a fascinating interview with Ruudt Peters, former Head of the Gold & Silversmithing Department of the Rietveld Academy of Art in  Amsterdam and until recently teacher at the Konstfade University College of Arts Stockholm. It truly became an interesting conversation about his jewellery, belief and the personal touch of teaching students.

I looked forward to the interview with Ruudt Peters was
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Ted Noten, interesting contemporary Dutch jewellery designer

Ted Noten, to my opinion one of the most impressive contemporary Dutch conceptual designers alive.

Born in 1956 in Tegelen, The Netherlands, and now living in Amsterdam, educated jewellery designer at the Academy of Art in Maastricht (from 1983 until 1986) and later at the Rietveld Academy of Art in Amsterdam (1986 until 1990).  He got
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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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