- Maria Rosa Franzin
StatementAGC, Associazione Gioiello Contemporaneo, is a non-profit organization that was created to develop and promote the art of contemporary jewellery meant as: Artistic research; Renewal of the concept of ornament; Experimenting with new materials and technologies; Protection, study and updating of historical heritage made up of know-how and abilities.
AGC was founded in Trieste in June 2004 by a group of professionals to create new opportunities for the development and qualification of contemporary jewellery, aiming to promote a constructive and synergistic dialogue with the artistic and productive scenes on an international level.
AGC encourages and supports all initiatives aimed at the exchange of information, experimentation, training, establishing of connections among the members, both online through the community and in practice through work groups that freely get together to carry out projects, produce documents and develop specific themes.
AGC acts according to ethics that respect the individual and the environment, following a conceptual methodology dedicated to the improvement of the quality through the collation and study of results.
MembersAGC's activities are organised by the Executive Committee, presently formed by:
Maria Rosa Franzin, Chairman: email@example.com
Gigi Mariani, Vice-Chairman: firstname.lastname@example.org
Nichka Marobin, Treasurer: email@example.com
Elisabetta Duprè, Secretary: firstname.lastname@example.org
Rita Marcangelo, Project management: email@example.com
Andrea Lombardo, Webmaster firstname.lastname@example.org
How to become a member of AGC:
We welcome subscriptions from jewellers, designers, educators, students, gallery owners, museum curators, critics and collectors - indeed, anyone with an interest in contemporary jewellery.
Fill-in the on-line subscription form and make payment of the fee by bank transfer.
Events03 Jul 2015 - 11 Jul 2015 Dialogues Italy-Japan
09-Oct-2014 - 11-Oct-2014 JOYA: Barcelona Art Jewellery Fair
29-Apr-2014 SONO STATI SELEZIONATI I 34 AUTORI PER IL PREMIO FONDAZIONE COMINELL, Cisano di S. Felice/Benaco
24-Feb-2014 - 25-Feb-2014 Assemblea Annuale Soci AGC, Bologna
10-Jan-2014 - 24-Jan-2014 In JV Magazine RingParty, Futili Gioielli, Progetto Stone, Caracol e immagini delle opere di tanti soci, Padova
Check here all the organization's events
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