Book Presentation for: Daniel Kruger Jewellery. The Unexpected Meaning of Strange Things

Book presentation  /  MunichJewelleryWeek2024  /  29 Feb 2024
Published: 18.02.2024
Julia Lachenmann

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Colorful, innovative, wearable - the renowned jewelry artist Daniel Kruger, is known for his boundless creativity in his use of materials, forms and techniques. In his monograph he presents new works from the last ten years.
His new monograph, with its color cut, is itself a small piece of jewelry. In addition to over 220 illustrations It contains personal texts by Barbara Schmidt and Olga Zobel Biró – and once again confirms the extraordinary status that Daniel Kruger has maintained in the international jewelry scene for decades.

When: Thursday 29 February, 3 pm.
Presentation by Dirk Allgaier, Arnoldsche Art Publischers.

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About Daniel Kruger:
In 1971/72 he studied goldsmithing and graphic arts at the University of Stellenbosch in South Africa, 1973/74 painting at the Michaelis School of Fine Art at the University of Cape Town and from 1974 to 1980 goldsmithing at the Academy of Fine Arts in Munich where he was taught by Professor Hermann Jünger. Kruger has been active as a freelance jeweller and ceramic artist since 1980, and has had various exhibitions at home and internationally. From 2003 to 2017 he was designing within a professorship for sculpture/jewellery at the Burg Page 3/4 Giebichenstein Kunsthochschule Halle. He is considered as a master of jewellery who plays with forms and impresses the viewer through diversity.