EXPO ‘Alchimia Alumni Collective (AAC). reNacimiento’ – Museo Nacional de Cerámica, Valencia (ES) – 8-11 Mai 2014 – Melting Point Valencia 2014
Inauguración: 8 mayo, 18.00 h
Fechas: 8 mayo/11 mayo
Coordinadora: Andrea Coderch
reNacimiento, the Spanish word for Renaissance but also a literal translation for rebirth, shows the leitmotiv of the evolution of our work after school.
We reunite 2 years after graduating from Alchimia in 2012 and we collectively present this exhibition tour that will take us to the different cities that we each live in.
Furthermore, the birth of Aac.
SIERAAD Art Fair, international jewellery design fair – 01.Nov.2012 – 04.Nov.2012
This year the poster will feature a ring by Serin Oh from Korea, one of the winners of the biennial international design contest New Traditional Jewellery 2010: True Colours. After the great success of last year another delegation of Korean contemporary jewellery designers will be present at the fair this year – definitely something to look forward to because in our Western eyes these artists give a unique interpretation of their cultural history.
Uk Collect_ive stand 35, a new generation of UK Art Jewellers, with Farrah Al-Dujaili – Laura Bradshaw Heap – Melanie Codarin — Katie Lees — Yu-Ping Lin — Grace Page — Natalie Smith — Anna Wales
1014 DD – Amsterdam – Netherlands
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ALL PARTICIPANTS here
with, among them :
Alchimia Contemporary Jewellery School in Firenze Italy:
Valentina Caprini IT — Andrea Coderch Valor ES — Patrick Davison GB — Catalina Gibert Nadal ES — Sam Hamilton IR — Dinah Lee USA — Weronika Marek PL — Izabella Petrut RM — Giulia Savino IT — Anna Helena van de Pohl de Deus USA
‘NEW NOMADS’ New Traditional Jewellery 2012
More Info: http://www.newtraditionaljewellery.com
For the 2012 design contest and exhibition the professional jury of New Traditional Jewellery (NTJ) has chosen the theme ‘NEW NOMADS’, because both literally and figuratively this theme offers many possibilities for inspiration.
the professional jury of New Traditional Jewellery (NTJ) at (hard !) work ….
The history of jewellery is as old as mankind. While people went in search of parts with the best living conditions they carried their valuables with them, wearing them on their bodies. Jewellery that represents economic and social status, as it still does nowadays in the case of nomadic tribes. The dissemination of religions went hand in hand with an unprecedented range of religious jewellery and ornaments, ranging from small containers for religious texts to reliquaries and portable altars.
To this day, jewellery made of stable materials like gold and gems is the guarantee for your ‘ticket home’ in times of crises or when you have to flee from high-risk areas. Due to the global financial crisis prices of this so-called ‘flight gold’ have skyrocketed. Is there an alternative? Nowadays there are quite different streams of migrants but the principle is the same: people in search of parts with better living conditions. The whole world is on the move, from refugees to tourists, from emigrants to employees of multinationals. And you don’t even have to get up from your chair: Skype e.g. has made videoconferencing into a social medium.
NTJ asks contemporary professional jewellery designers to build bridges between the traditional jewellery of e.g. nomads, pilgrims, explorers, globetrotters, refugees or colonists and possible symbols bearers representing the mobility of the ‘NEW NOMADS’. Check the attachments for conditions and criteria.
all nominees New Nomads:
Ariane Ernst D — Alejandra Solar Mex — Auk Russchen NL — Barbora Dzurakova SK — Casey Fenn UK — Dana Hakim IL — Daniela Malev D — Edu Tarín ES — Hee Won Kang ROK — Heng Lee RC — Hester Popma-van de Kolk NL — Jie Sun CN — Judy McCaig UK — Juliane Keßler D — Katharina Dettar D — Laila Smith UK — Leon Mommersteeg NL — Maria Hees NL — Matthew+Amanda Caines UK — Maryvonne Wellen NL — Minna Karhu FIN — Noa Liran IL — Patricia Domingues P — Peter Vermandere B — Petra Bole SLO — Raewyn Wash NZ — Ricarda Wolf D — Robean Visschers NL — Roseanne Bartley Au/NZ — Sang-Hee Park ROK — Saskia Govaerts B — Sina Wassermann D — Sung-Min Jung ROK — Tabea Reulecke D — Verena Klette D — Vernon Bowden NZ –
the exhibition “New Nomads” will be then shown in MMKArnhem (museum for Modern Art in Arnhem) , November 24. – January 27. 2013!
The next exhibition will be published after the summer.
Maria Hees (NL) – Necklace: foam, porcelain, rubber
Roseanne Bartley (AU/NZ)
Noa Liran (IL)
at JOYA Barcelona 2012 – ESCUELAS - Internacional
(see also this post : JOYA 2012 Barcelona – 11-12-13 Oct. 2012)
Ni Xianou — Wang Yinqing — Wang Zhenghong — Zhang Lan – Zheng Wenqing — Zhou Xiao — Zhu Aiyu
Shana Teugels - Sint Lucas Antwerpen School
Alchimia Graduation show
« PURUS« , a cura di Christoph Zellweger
11 artists, 9 nationalities, 7 languages , come together in the exhibition titled PURUS, the Latin root of the word pure(puro/pur), an untainted representation of perfection, naturalness, and concentration.
It all started with 333 yellow trees, 250 portraits, 99 towers of Babel, and many other experiments aimed to lead each student to the essence of his/her artistic language.
The results of this research, guided by Ruudt Peters are presented in PURUS, with Christoph Zellweger curating the eleven collections.
11 artists, 9 nationalities, 7 languages : Valentina Caprini — Andrea Coderch-Valor — Patrick Davison — Catalina Gibert Nadal – Sam Hamilton — Dinah Lee — Ji Yang Lee — Weronika Marek — Izabella Petrut — Giulia Savino — Anna Helena Van de Pol de Deus -