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Archeometra Lifetime Achievement Award by Orizzonti d'Autore

Award giving  /  07 May 2022  -  24 Jul 2022
Published: 05.05.2022
Giampaolo Babetto. Bracelet: Untitled, 1996. Yellow gold, niello, pigment.. Giampaolo Babetto
Bracelet: Untitled, 1996
Yellow gold, niello, pigment.
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The Archeometra Lifetime Achievement Award will be given to the artist Giampaolo Babetto during the opening ceremony of Orizzonti d’Autore on May 7, 2022, at 15.00, in the City Hall of Asolo. An extraordinary anthological exhibition will retrace the 55-year career of Giampaolo Babetto, hosted in the Civic Museum of Asolo, with over 60 works including jewelry, silverware, objects and furniture. On display from May 7 to July 24, 2022.
"Orizzonti d'Autore" is a biennial dedicated to author's jewelry, hosted in the halls of the Civic Museum of Asolo, which since this first edition aims to create an international network and a cultural and enriching exchange between participating artists, enthusiasts and experts in the field. The objective of the event, conceived by curator Thereza Pedrosa and realized thanks to the active collaboration of the Pro Loco of Asolo, the Municipal Culture Department, the Civic Museum of Asolo and the precious support of Archeometra, is to explore the boundaries of creativity, encourage international dialogue and inspire visitors.
 
Giampaolo Babetto receives the Archeometra Lifetime Achievement Award
The institution of a Lifetime Achievement Award for art jewelry is born from the desire to celebrate an artist who has devoted his creative strength and artistic research to the field of art jewelry, contributing significantly to the development and enrichment of the sector during a lifetime dedicated to art. Thanks to the precious support of Archeometra and the hospitality of the Municipality of Asolo, Orizzonti d'Autore is honored to establish the Archeometra Lifetime Achievement Award for Art Jewelry. In this first edition the award will be assigned to Giampaolo Babetto, to celebrate his career of over 5 decades, his irreplaceable contribution to the education of new generations of jewelry artists and his worldwide fame as one of the greatest masters of art jewelry. The Archeometra Lifetime Achievement Award will be given to the artist Giampaolo Babetto during the opening ceremony of Orizzonti d’Autore on May 7, 2022, at 15.00, in the City Hall of Asolo.
An extraordinary anthological exhibition will retrace the 55-year career of Giampaolo Babetto, hosted in the Civic Museum of Asolo, with over 60 works including jewelry, silverware, objects and furniture. On display from May 7 to July 24, 2022.
 
Giampaolo Babetto
Sala Consiliare, Comune di Asolo
21 May 2022, 15.00
For the occasion of the retrospective “Giampaolo Babetto” in the Civic Museum of Asolo during the biennial “Orizzonti d’Autore” will be launched the book "Giampaolo Babetto – The Entity of Being" published by Arnoldsche with contributions by Fred Jahn, Friedhelm Mennekes, Andrea Nante, Thereza Pedrosa
The preview presentation of the book will take place in the presence of the artist  at the Sala Consiliare, City Hall of Asolo, may 21, at 15.00.
 
>> Detailed description of the book
 
Giampaolo Babetto. Bowl: Untitled, 2005. Silver.. Giampaolo Babetto
Bowl: Untitled, 2005
Silver.
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Giampaolo Babetto. Ring: Untitled, 2001. White gold, niello, pigment.. Giampaolo Babetto
Ring: Untitled, 2001
White gold, niello, pigment.
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Giampaolo Babetto. Brooch: Untitled, 2014. Yellow gold, silver, pigment.. Giampaolo Babetto
Brooch: Untitled, 2014
Yellow gold, silver, pigment.
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