November 2022, Half 1
In the event you’re a member of AJF on the Silver stage or above, you’ll be able to add information and concepts to this bi-monthly report by going here.
Not a member? Be part of AJF here. Listings gathered with help from Carrie Yodanis.
APPLY FOR THE $20,000 SUSAN BEECH MID-CAREER GRANT
Open to makers aged 35–55. The proposed venture must be about jewellery, loosely outlined. Deadline: January 8, 2023. Get information and pointers right here.
AJF IN CONVERSATION: COLLECTING FOR JOY! AT NJCJW
Hear seasoned and next-gen artwork jewellery lovers and collectors share why they accumulate and the enjoyment that comes from it! Moderator: Shane Prada, BJC’s govt director; panelists: Efharis Alepedis, LaMar Gayles, Maggie Smith, and Steven KP. In-person, 1239 Broadway #800, New York, NY 10001, November 16, 2022, 11 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Free! RSVP.
GET A SPECIAL COLLECTOR’S EDITION PIN WITH A DONATION TO AJF!
As a thanks present, while you donate $150 or extra you’ll obtain an AJF unique Collector’s Version Pin by David Bielander, emiko oye, Lola Brooks, Ted Noten, or Hanna Hedman (proven at left)—whereas provides final—our means of acknowledging your generosity and serving to you broaden your jewellery assortment! Give here.
FEEL LIKE SEEING A JEWELRY SHOW?
Discover these listings and plenty of, many extra on our devoted exhibition web page:
- Chook, Fish or Someplace in Between, at Platina Stockholm via November 15, 2022
- Evert Nijland: Wings, at Gallery Loupe via December 10, 2022
- Helena Lehtinen—solo exhibition, at Four Gallery November 18–December 17, 2022
BALTIMORE JEWELRY CENTER IS HIRING
The Baltimore Jewellery Heart seeks a part-time studio assistant who’s educated about metalsmithing and jewellery, in addition to amenities administration. The perfect candidate is a wonderful communicator who enjoys supporting customers of BJC’s area with the final word aim of main everybody towards an impartial studio apply. This place is concentrated on supporting the programming and day by day administration of the BJC, its studio and program managers, and its college students and renters. Info.
GET EXPERT TIPS TO MAKE YOUR BRAND STAND OUT
Hear Laryssa Wirstiuk, the founder of selling technique company Pleasure Joya, on the Jewellery Journey podcast. Listen now.
BONHAMS AUCTION, NOVEMBER 10, 2022: “ARTISTS JEWELRY”
Objects from Abrasha, Atelier Zobel, Boris Bally, and plenty of others. Info
QUITTENBAUM AUCTION, DECEMBER 1, 2022: STUDIO JEWELRY AND AUTHOR’S JEWELRY
Work by Emmy van Leersum, Wendy Ramshaw, Gerd Rothmann, Robert Smit, Hermann Jünger, Francesco Pavan, Karl Fritsch, Nikolaus Kirchner, Svenja John, Mari Ishikawa, Bernhard Schobinger, Midday Passama, Marianne Schliwinski, Daniel Kruger, Herman Hermsen, Ted Noten, Katja Prins, Giampaolo Babetto, Evert Nijland, Gijs Bakker, Pol Bury, Annamaria Zanella, Yoko Ono, Robert Indiana, Ron Arad, and so many different makers. Info.
CATALOG COMMEMORATES HELEN DRUTT EXHIBITION
Produced to commemorate RINGS! 1968-2021, the exhibit conceived by famend educator and collector Helen Drutt, this catalog options 168 modern artwork rings by 114 artists from all over the world, alongside artist biographies and statements. Consists of essays by Drutt and Elizabeth Essner. Revealed by the Steel Museum. Purchase it.
SEBASTIAN GRANT WINS 2022 LOIS MORAN AWARD FOR CRAFT WRITING
Certainly one of three recipients, Grant obtained accolades for “Explorations in Black Jewellery: Politics,” revealed in Metalsmith. The articles makes vital connections between politics and jewellery as a automobile for exploring Black id, whereas highlighting some attention-grabbing latest work within the area, stated the jurors. Read the article.
BILL SMITH EXHIBITION
On the Jefferson County Historic Society, in Madison, IN, via November 18, 2022. Info.
EMEFA COLE ON HER NEW ROLE AT THE V&A
“In 2022, it’s actually vital that we’re all represented on the planet’s main museum,” says the V&A’s inaugural curator of knickknack (diaspora). Read the article in Grazia.
SCREENING OF HUNTER FROM ELSEWHERE
See the documentary about Helen Britton at NYCJW. 334 Amsterdam Ave. November 15, 2022, 3 p.m. Info.
PETER BAUHUIS SHOWS NEW SIMULTANEA WORKS
The items are being exhibited in WITHIN.WITHOUT, alongside works by David Gates, Helen Carnac, Derek Wilson, Alexander deVol, Akiko Hirai, Harry Morgan, and Julia Obermaier. At Make Hauser & Wirth, in Zurich, via December 23, 2022. Additional info.
EVANGELINE J. MONTGOMERY ARCHIVE ACQUIRED BY GETTY RESEARCH INSTITUTE
As a curator, cultural employee, and humanities administrator, Montgomery used her positions inside and outdoors the federal government to advocate for illustration of African American artists via nationwide and worldwide exhibitions and institutional programming. Montgomery’s efforts and her work associated to political points within the late 60s and early 70 had been mentioned within the guide In Flux. More info.
BEETLES: A 19TH-CENTURY FASHION TREND
Within the Halloween version of Dearest, Monica McLaughlin describes how the Victorians, targeted on discoveries concerning the pure world, “usually wore insect jewellery alongside their species-decimating fowl jewellery and feathered fashions. The kinds ranged from extremely lifelike, exquisitely jeweled or fully pure.” The Victorian pendant in her publish is produced from the pinnacle and mandibles of a stag beetle, hung from a gold-plated mount. More.
CALL FOR ENTRY: BJC’S COMMUNITY CHALLENGE
All through historical past, jewellery has been utilized to visually point out a wearer’s preferences, traits, attitudes, and beliefs. Jewellery would possibly play an overt function as a sign, as within the case of political buttons, or act as a coded image of inclusivity, exclusivity, or social standing. Jewellery and wearable artwork can relate to political actions, gender and sexual id, in addition to cultural communication and practices. For this yr’s group problem, Baltimore Jewellery Heart invitations artists to create jewellery or wearables that implicitly or explicitly acts as signifiers, symbols, and classifications. Deadline: November 11, 2022. Info.
POSITION OPEN AT RISD
Rhode Island Faculty of Design is hiring a full-time school member within the Jewellery + Metalsmithing Division. Info.
CALL FOR ENTRY: 2022 LEWTON-BRAIN FOLDFORM COMPETITION
For this worldwide survey of the evolution of fold-forming, the judges will give further factors for excellence of execution and daring explorations. Prolonged deadline: November 13, 2022. Info.
CALL FOR ENTRY: KOREA JEWELRY DESIGN ASSOCIATION
Open to artists, designers, college students, and firms from Korea and overseas. Theme: My Story. Deadline: November 11, 2022. Info.
LEAP (LYDON EMERGING ARTIST PROGRAM) AWARD
The yearlong retail program—sponsored by Modern Craft, Pittsburgh, PA, US—options, markets, and sells the work of 1 winner and 4 finalists. The winner additionally receives a $1,000 prize. Open to graduate college students and/or rising artists not at the moment represented by well-established galleries. Deadline: December 15, 2022. Info.
OPEN CALL: MATERIAL SYNTHESIS
This exhibition, juried by Funlola Coker, will query how society at massive values ornamentation. It seeks artists who method adornment from a non-traditional perspective and incorporate non-precious supplies, inventive analysis, and/or stretch approach in daring and progressive methods. Open to college students and professionals. Deadline: November 25, 2022. Info.
TheJCK Trade Fund helps the jewellery trade’s long-term success and development by offering grant funding to impactful organizations with the imaginative and prescient and programming to drive sustainable enhancements throughout the trade. Deadline: November 18, 2022. Info.
ISRAEL BIENNIALE OF CONTEMPORARY JEWELRY: NOVEMBER 10–14, 2022
On the The Geological Museum, in Ramat HaSharon. Info.
NYCJW: NOVEMBER 14–20, 2022
Throughout time, jewellery has served as a marker of the particular instances and relationships in our lives and as a signifier of what we’ve got in frequent. On the intersection of fabric and that means, we discover jewellery. At NYCJW, have a good time the grand scope of what jewellery can supply us: group, unity, and pleasure. See the schedule.
BRAZIL JEWELLERY WEEK: DECEMBER 1–4, 2022
Gathers and reveals Brazilian jewellery artists and different artists from Latin America. Info.
AGTA GEM FAIR TUCSON: JANUARY 31–FEBRUARY 5, 2023
Calls itself the premier commerce present for high quality, magnificence, and integrity on the planet of coloured gem stones and cultured pearls. Info.
SIERAAD 2023: MAY 18–21, 2022
The 20th version of the occasion will happen at Amsterdam’s iconic spherical Gashouder. Info.
MELTING POINT: APRIL 29–30, 2023
Slightly birdy gave us the dates for the competition, organized by the jewellery division of the Escola d’Artwork i Superior de Disseny de València, in Valencia, Spain. Website.
LITHUANIAN JEWELRY BIENNIAL: THROUGH FEBRUARY 28, 2023
The sixth Worldwide Biennial of Modern Jewelry and Steel Artwork METALLOphone: Reminiscence of a Place focuses on reminiscences related to a particular place. Info.
COLLECT ART FAIR: MARCH 3–5, 2-23
Payments itself because the main worldwide truthful for modern craft and design. In London. Information.
SCHMUCK: MARCH 8–12, 2023
The biggest gathering on the planet for jewellery takes place at Handwerk & Design commerce truthful, in Munich. Info.
ONLINE & IN-PERSON COURSE: AMERICAN MODERNIST JEWELRY
Focuses on the American renaissance in jewellery making from the Nineteen Forties via Nineteen Sixties. Taught at Silvera Jewellery Faculty, in Berkeley, CA, November 30–December 21, 2022. Info.