AND OTHER HIGHLIGHTS
Here we gather news, events and other highligts that surround the art jewellery scene.
Congratulations to Jelizaveta Suska, who is one of the recipients of the Stena Stiftelsen cultural grant in 2022! On December 3, an exhibition opens at Gothenburg's art museum with the artists Eric Magassa and Jelizaveta Suska, two of this year's six grant recipients.
The order was established by royal warrant on 30 May 1996 by Elizabeth II, Queen of New Zealand, "for those persons who in any field of endeavour, have rendered meritorious service to the Crown and nation or who have become distinguished by their eminence, talents, contributions or other merits", to recognise outstanding service to the Crown and people of New Zealand in a civil or military capacity. Congratulations!
Mallory Weston is the winner of the 2022 AJF Young Artist Award
Mallory Weston from US wins the 2022 Art Jewellery Forum Young Artist Award and the finalists are Taisha Carrington - Barbados, Aaron Decker - US, Cong Ma - US Marion Delarue - France. Congratulations!
The Barcelona based artist Marta Boan exhibits her latest work at the Estonian Museum of Applied Art and Design in Tallinn. The exhibition To wear or not to wear runs 9th of July - 19th of September 2021.
Lost in Jewellery Magazine features Beppe Kessler as Artist of the month on Feb 2021
“I am a painter who makes small things and a jewellery maker who paints”
- Beppe Kessler
Art Jewelry Forum (AJF) is pleased to announce that the Susan Beech Mid-Career Artist Grant, has been awarded to Iris Eichenberg, known as an ambassador for her field and for her teaching, lectures, and workshops at renowned art schools and programs.
Bella Neyman has written an eight page article about Artemis Valsamaki
Riddles & Myths, The jewelry of Artemis Valsamaki by New York based Bella Neyman.
METALSMITH - Art Design Jewelry Metal
for the Susan Beech Mid-Career Grant 2021
Art Jewelry Forum (AJF) is pleased to announce this international grant opportunity for mid-career artists. Established by San Francisco-based jewelry collector Susan Beech, the objective of this $20,000 grant is to recognize a mid-career artist who has made a substantial contribution to the field of art jewelry. Deadline January 10, 2021.
AJF - LIVE
with collector Marion Fulk
Marion Fulk has traveled the world putting together one of the finest and most comprehensive private collections in the US. On the picture she is wearing a piano necklace by A5, purchased from PLATINA exhibition at Färgfabriken in Stockholm.
STHLM CRAFT WEEK
PLATINA @ CRAFT WEEK
Stockholm Craft Week 1st-4th of October 2020
During Stockholm Craft Week, PLATINA shows the exhibition by Helena Johansson Lindell.
SANNA SVEDESTEDT Received Gothenburg city culture award 2020. Congatulations!