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We are delighted to be presenting our latest exhibition The Museum of Artists’ Jewellery; an Introduction: 1935-2016.

Press Release

Jewellery made or designed by artists straddles the murky gully between design, jewellery, and art. Historically it has been a floating genre of individual objects for which examples could be found in any number of auction sales from Impressionist and Modern Art or 20th Century Design to Fine Jewellery. The existence of these jewels has been, for most people, a chance revelation stumbled upon …

Jewellery made or designed by artists straddles the murky gully between design, jewellery, and art. Historically it has been a floating genre of individual objects for which examples could be found in any number of auction sales from Impressionist and Modern Art or 20th Century Design to Fine Jewellery. The existence of these jewels has been, for most people, a chance revelation stumbled upon whilst looking for something else.

Though there are now more exhibitions and dealers dedicated to the subject than ever before, this sporadic distribution has meant the breadth and depth of the area has …

Location

Booth B12