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An Anthology

May 1 - July 11, 2015

Reception: Thursday, May 21, 2015 6-8pm

Alchimia: An Anthology features work of current and former faculty of the world-renowned jewelry program at the Alchimia School in Florence, Italy, complemented by a juried selection of pieces by alumni and final semester students. The exhibition highlights technical skill and creativity, and shows a breadth materials and processes realized to form masterful pieces. The exhibition gives visitors an opportunity to support student work and see the way faculty inspires new generations of makers.

The exhibition coincides with the annual Society of North American Goldsmiths (SNAG) conference, which will be held in Boston during May 20-23, 2015.

Works by the following faculty will be shown: Orsetta Andreotti, Giampaolo Babetto, Peter Bauhuis, Paolo Bernardoni, Manfred Bischoff, Daniela Boieri, Doris Maninger, Giovanni Martinelli, Lucia Massei, Ruudt Peters (Keynote Speaker at SNAG Conference), Marzia Rossi, and Manuel Vilhena.

Alchimia: An Anthology was chosen as one of the 10 best displays as the 2015 SNAG conference by Art Jewelry Forum. Click here to read the review.

Image (left): Monica Cecchi, "Peperepe" 2012, recycled tin

Image (center): Lucia Massei, "Hotel Centenario" 2014, bracelet, iron, silver, gold, pigments and mixed media
photo credit: Federico Cavicchioli

Image (right): Sungho Cho, "Faces" 2013, bracelet, 24 kt gold Keum Boo, silver, garnet, plastic, found objects

  • Press Release for Alchimia: An Anthology


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