With my AJF group, consisting of gallery owners, makers, and collectors, I spent an intense, but unforgettable, 72 hours looking and breathing nothing but jewelry. Over the course of this week, and in three installments, I will publish my Schmuck 2012 diary.
|Galerie Biro owner Olga Zobel-Biro wearing one of Lisa Walker’s necklaces|
|Lisa Walker’s necklace as part of the “Glee” show at Galerie Biro|
|Artist Lisa Walker at Galerie Biro|
|Christine Graf’s Brooches at Galerie Handwerk|
|Graziano Visintin’s Brooches at Galerie Handwerk|
|The Schmuck “Pavilion”, Hall A1, Neue Messe Munchen|
|Bettina Speckner, Brooches, 2011|
|Iacov Azubel, “Favela”, Brooch, 2011|
|Liv Blavarp, “Red Drop II” Necklace and Bracelet, 2012|
|Sabine Klarner, “Tiger and Dragon” Ring and Pendant, 2011|
|Marina Elenskaya, Necklace from the “About Belonging” series|
|Marta Mattsson, Brooches from the “Fossils” series|
|Stockholm gallery Platina hung their jewelry on the wall at Frame. Photo courtesy of the Art Jewelry Forum.|
|Gerd Rothman in his studio showing us some of his early work
Part of two of my Schmuck diary to follow on Wednesday, March 28th.
To read the second part of my Schmuck diary, click here.
did Gerd Rothman make watches with his signature thumb print/fingerprint? i have a lady’s watch with a solid gold face with thumb print/fingerprint and silver chunklike band also by hand with prints.