Today I am blogging about an artists, Gabriela Horvat, that I am very inspired by. It is the materials, the rhythm, the colours, the texture.
These pieces of jewellery are part of an exhibition by Danish Goldsmith Karen Fly in Greenland (Katuaq in Nuuk) opening July 8th 2010. Again an excellent example of how nature has been the source of inspiration and have been incorporated in the jewellery. The related posts show other examples of nature within jewellery…
Another thing that fascinates me is nature and how we can use it in our creative work – it is a great source of inspiration. Rosa Nogués is a good example of a jeweller who – as I see her jewellery – get inspiration from nature and integrate nature in her work. These 4 images… Read more »
In my investigation of jewellery that are aiming at contributing to making this place a better place I found Barbara Deriemaeker. As you know I have been looking at how jewelry may change our world in a positive direction. When I see these images and read about the thoughts behind I think we can… What… Read more »
Frida Åberg has send me a link to the online exhibition “I Care A Lot” where she exhibits together with a number of other jewellers. The “I Care A Lot” exhibition is such a good example of how we in smaller or larger scale can make this place a better place. The project’s aim is… Read more »
Take a look at here website.
As promised yesterday here is more of the work from Rebecca Deans.
I will post more from Rebecca Deans the following days – if you can’t wait take a look at her website.
I just received this image of new work by Katja Prins – thanks Katja for sending it to me. The necklace is called “Bound By Blood” and has it’s own story: “This necklace brings together and mixes various prayer-necklaces, which only differ in detail. Prayerbeads are being used in several religions and they all have… Read more »
These pieces are from a collection called “Ode to F.” She writes about the collection: “F. was my grandmother. She was a strong, active and very central person in my family. I loved her very much. She had lived through hard times, many sorrows as well as joy, and still had a good life. Her… Read more »
Sifia Björkman is part of the Gallery Platina – find more about her here.
Here you find her website.
I have received these images from Mette Saabye – thanks Mette. The jewellery has been accepted as part of Collect. At Collect she is represented by Galleri Louise Smit. “The new work by Mette Saabye is based on the theme of Remembrance. Each work refers to a special occasion. Different found objects are covered up… Read more »
I also want to show you these pieces from Kia Utzon-Frank – as you can see she is working a lot with amber. You find more work by Kia Utzon-Frank at her website. Photos by Thomas Cato.
Photo by Dorte Krogh. Thank you so much Annette for sending me these images of jewellery with the keyword “my grandmother”. Make sure also to take a look at her webpage. Previous blog-post (here and here) about Annette Dickow Munch.
I received these amazing pieces of jewellery – thanks Susanne for sending the images to me. I think I will post some more by Susanne Klemm the following days. Until then take a look at her website.
I have received these amazing pieces of work from Katja Prins – thank you so much for sending it to me. Here is her website – with more information and images of her work. She alwo send me her statement: “My work is about the (intimate) relationship between human bodies and mechanic devices, (medical) technology… Read more »
Lucy Sarneel says about her work: “To me a jewel represents a place in the world in which one can loose oneself like in the sparkling of a diamond or the carefull observation of little plants or moss. The alienation that results from the competition between ‘the natural’ and the ‘artificial’ is… Read more »
Take a look at her website. I have found this website that displays some of her images in a larger size – so that you can see more of the details.
Look – I received these amazing images from Frida Åberg – take a look. You can see more images and read about Frida Åberg at her website. She also writes a blog. At her website she writes about her work: “Frida Åberg’s expression combines poetic value with romantic memories. The material and tactical qualities of… Read more »
I have received these images of some of the newest work from Mia Maljojoki. Thank you Mia for sending it to me. The necklace is from her final presentation at Akademie der Bildenden Künste München, München, Germany. The collection is called “ICICLE BALLAD”, Selected works 2008-2010. The materials are plaster, pigment, alginate, paint, plastic, shell,… Read more »
Tobias Alm website.
Take a look at her website.
Haunted by 36 Women… more at his website.
Visiting Island was a great inspiration, liking horses another. The necklace is made of a red cotton string with glass perls and the horse is made of Sterling silver.
Anne Lene Løvhaug lives in Oslo, Norway – I suggest you visit her website. She writes about herself: I am an goldsmith and jewellery artist who has been using textile techniques and materials for a long time. I have concentrated in particular on crochet, which is a technique that allows me to construct form in… Read more »
You find her work at Kit & Caboodle and at her website.
Ela Bauer has studied at the Rietveld academy in Amsterdam. See more at her website
I made this necklace of Sterling Silver and Cocobolo wood.
Sina Emrich is from Mainz in Germany. View more at her very inspiring website and blog.
Mette Saabye is a Danish jeweller who lives and work in Copenhagen. You can visit her website or her shop in Studiestræde 25B, 1455 Copenhagen K – it is a beautiful little shop full of her magnificent jewellery.
I also have to show you these…. This image of more Pippi’s Choice necklaces added Feb 2010: Visit Kasia Gasparskis site and shop “Guldkompagniet” in Kompagnistræde 25, Copenhagen K. Images from Smykkeskrinet – Danish Arts Counsil.
Silvina Romero is from Buenos Aires, Argentina – take a look at her site.
Often I see jewellery that are little pieces of art. I get inspired, happy and fascinated at the same time . This blog is dedicated to contemporary jewellery that I find inspiring, beautiful and interesting. Every piece of jewellery can find its way to this blog – the only criteria is that I find it… Read more »