Helen Britton to Lecture at Hochschule Trier

Lectures  /  12 Nov 2014
Published: 06.11.2014

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The Jakob Bengel-Foundation cooperating with the Hochschule Trier invites jewellery artists as „Artists in Residence“ into the historical „bijoux and clock chain factory Jakob Bengel“. To present her research during her Astist in Residence Helen Britton will give a lecture and to conclude the residence an exhibition at the Bengel Foundation will be opened.

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Helen Britton
Helen Britton, invited as Artist in Residence at the Bengel Foundation in Idar-Oberstein, will be working in the Bengel Factory and at the University of Applied Sciences in Idar-Oberstein in October, November and December 2014.
Researching classic raw stone materials of this region and those transported here from her homeland Australia, alongside the possibilities offered by the fashion jewellery making machines of the Bengel factory, Britton is laying down the foundations for a completely new body of work.
During her Residency there will be a public lecture on the 12th of November, 18:30, at the University, Vollmersbachstrasse 53a, and to conclude her residency an exhibition at the Bengel Foundation, Wilhelmstrasse 44, Idar-Oberstein. Opening on the 10th of December at 18:00.
You are kindly invited to both venues.