Archive for April, 2009

Marion Hosking Gallery Funaki May 5 to May 30, 2009 Whether sampling actual fragments of nature, or the forms of material culture derived from nature, Hosking’s work presents glimpses only: tantalisingly close (in terms of the direct casting process) and yet out of reach; somehow translated into a memory, akin to a photograph, or at […]


12 artists jewellers. An aesthetic lexicon Lucca Preziosa, Italy 23-Apr-2009 – 17-May-2009 Robert Baines Lisa Walker Sally Marsland Maria Cristina Bergesio, curator. Lucca Preziosa is the prestigious European exhibition devoted to contemporary research jewellery. The project began in 2005, and was conceived, organized and coordinated by Le Arti Orafe, since 1985 international school for contemporary […]


Sydney based jewellery designer Marta Niegowska’s Bilingual jewellery label is up for the accessory design award at the inaugural Fashion Palette Event! In addition, Bilingual is also on the list for the people’s choice category. So if you have a moment to spare please support her & place your vote for Bilingual here. Marta Niegowska […]


Gaffa Gallery, Sydney April 23rd – May 5th 2009 Contemporary Metal-work, jewellery & object, from Norway, Finland and Sweden Maria Borjesson, Pamela Wilson, Anne Pfeffer Gjenedal, Matti Mattsson and Harri Syrjanen Scandinavian Reflections brings together five jewellery artists whose practises are physically and aesthetically connected by water and ice. Sights and sounds peculiar to the […]


A first jewellery exhibition by Sydney artist Sassy Park. Pablo Fanque, Paddington, Sydney 14 April to 2 May 2009 This exhibition is a departure from Park’s earlier colourful pieces depicting everyday images and characters from her surroundings. Inspired by fables and morality tales, illustrations from childhood stories and love songs these new pieces evoke a […]


WANT TO EXHIBIT AT OBJECT’S GALLERY? Calling all jewellers! Precious Pendants, an exhibition in Object’s Project Space later this year is inviting makers from across Australia at any level of career to submit one piece for possible inclusion in the exhibition. A judging panel will select the successful 40 applicants. For more information on submission […]


Design Now

21Apr09

THE BEST AND FRESHEST UPCOMING DESIGNERS FROM ACROSS AUSTRALIA Object Gallery Surrey Hills, Sydney 18 April – 21 June 2009 The crème de la crème of design graduates from across the country will be unveiled this Saturday at Object’s gallery when Design Now! 2009 opens to the public. Design Now! has firmly established itself as […]