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Preziosa 2007-2008 and Preziosa Young

Exhibition  /  24 Apr 2008  -  18 May 2008
Published: 25.04.2008
Villa Bottini
Place
Via Elisa
55100 -  Lucca
ITALY
Mail:
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Phone:
+39 055 22 80 131
+39 055 22 80 163
Ramon Puig Cuyàs. Brooch: Gulf of Sirte, 1991. Nickel silver, copper. Series. Artist’s collection. Ramon Puig Cuyàs
Brooch: Gulf of Sirte, 1991
Nickel silver, copper

Series. Artist’s collection


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Intro
Le Arti Orafe, since 2005 the most important school for contemporary goldsmith in Italy, presents in Lucca the 2007-2008 edition of PREZIOSA, and announces the first edition of Preziosa Young.
Le Arti Orafe, since 2005 the most important school for contemporary goldsmith in Italy, presents in Lucca the 2007-2008 edition of PREZIOSA, and announces the first edition of Preziosa Young.

Preziosa is the prestigious European exhibition devoted to contemporary research jewellery.
The first two events were held in Lucca in June 2005 and September 2006. The 2007’s edition was launched on 23rd of November in Barcelona, and a selection of the exhibition was presented during Inhorgenta 2008.

Timetales, Jewellery as a representation of reflections on Time. Time perceived and translated into objects for the body by eleven internationally-renowned artist-jewellers through reworking and transformation of forms, materials and content, which creates a network of reflections on the past, on the function of jewellery as memory object and its existence as witness to political and social reality, but also as a reflection on the very meaning of jewellery in the contemporary world.

Artists:
Jivan Astfalck, Giampaolo Babetto, Mari Ishikawa, Stefano Marchetti, Eija Mustonen, Ted Noten, Katja Prins, Ramon Puig Cuyàs, Mah Rana, Vera Siemund, Tanel Veenre 


Preziosa Young:
The first edition of this important “collateral” exhibition of young goldsmith/artists selected for their individual research and for the originality of their creations will presented in the same Villa Bottini. The aims is to contribute to the diffusion of what is new in the research jewellery, what the new generation of goldsmiths/designers/artists is “boiling in the pot”….

The selection of the 51 participants graduated in the most prestigious schools and Academies was handled by an international jury composed by Giampaolo Babetto, Maria Cristina Bergesio, Giò Carbone, Shreedevi Deshpande Puri, Pilar Garrigosa, Charon Kransen, Stefano Marchetti, Katja Prins, Barbara Schmidt, Vera Siemund, Oliviero Toscani, Christel Trinborn.

The 11 selected participants are: Sally Collins, Eva Franceschini, Sina Emrich, Arata Fuchi, Daniela Hedman, Mirjam Hiller, Vaishali Ashok Morjaria, Kathryn Partington, Claudia Rinneberg, Sonja Christine Seidl, Julia Walter. 
 
Giampaolo Babetto. Brooch: Da Pontormo, 1996. White gold, pigment. Artist’s collection. Giampaolo Babetto
Brooch: Da Pontormo, 1996
White gold, pigment
Artist’s collection
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Tanel Veenre. Brooch: Hydra, 2006. Black coral, rock-crystal, acrylic resin, silver, white gold. Tanel Veenre
Brooch: Hydra, 2006
Black coral, rock-crystal, acrylic resin, silver, white gold
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Ted Noten. Piece: Chew your own brooch. Kit, 1998. Cardboard box, chewing gum, plastic box with chalk powder, stamps. Artist’s collection. Ted Noten
Piece: Chew your own brooch. Kit, 1998
Cardboard box, chewing gum, plastic box with chalk powder, stamps
Artist’s collection
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Stefano Marchetti. Brooch: Untitled, 1992-2007. Gold, silver. Stefano Marchetti
Brooch: Untitled, 1992-2007
Gold, silver
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Mari Ishikawa. Ring: EN gold, 2005. Silver gold plated. Artist’s collection. Mari Ishikawa
Ring: EN gold, 2005
Silver gold plated
Artist’s collection
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Julia Walter. Brooch: Stone 02.1,, 2008. Pu-foam, magnets, metallic paint. 10 x 5 x 5 cm. Lucca Preziosa Young. Julia Walter
Brooch: Stone 02.1,, 2008
Pu-foam, magnets, metallic paint
10 x 5 x 5 cm
Lucca Preziosa Young
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Mirjam Hiller. Brooch: Untitled, 2008. Lucca Preziosa Young. Mirjam Hiller
Brooch: Untitled, 2008
Lucca Preziosa Young
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Claudia Rinneberg. Ring: Zu hause, 2008. Silver. Lucca Preziosa Young. Claudia Rinneberg
Ring: Zu hause, 2008
Silver
Lucca Preziosa Young
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Vaishali Morjaria. Ring: Untitled, 2008. Etched henna. Lucca Preziosa Young. Vaishali Morjaria
Ring: Untitled, 2008
Etched henna
Lucca Preziosa Young
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Kathryn Partington. Brooch: Iridiscent, 2007. Fine silver, silver and gold pigment, stainless steel. 8 x 9 cm. Lucca Preziosa Young. Kathryn Partington
Brooch: Iridiscent, 2007
Fine silver, silver and gold pigment, stainless steel
8 x 9 cm
Lucca Preziosa Young
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