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Amelie Spitz. Artist in Residency at Museum Volkenkunde

Meeting  /  ArtistInResidence  /  01 Mar 2018  -  26 Mar 2018
Published: 16.02.2018
Inside the studio at Museum Volkenkunde.
. Photo by Vanessa de Gruijter, 2018..
Inside the studio at Museum Volkenkunde.
Photo by Vanessa de Gruijter, 2018.

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Intro
Amélie Spitz mixes traditional goldsmithing techniques with contemporary applications. With the use of the 3D pen, she has found an innovative way to approach the traditional wire work, traditionally made of metal.

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Amelie Spitz
Meet and Greet with Amélie Spitz, one of the five Jewellery Designers selected for the Artist in Residency Program 2017/18 at Museum Volkenkunde in Leiden (Netherlands).

The Artist in Residency is intertwined in the current exhibition of the museum – SIERAADEN – Makers & Dragers, which is co-curated and supervised by Dutch artist/ curator Vanessa de Gruijter (MA Design Cultures, Material Culture Studies, VU University Amsterdam).

It is possible to visit the artist in their studio inside the museum: Thu- Sun 12.00-14.00 h.

Additionally, there will be a workshop/ presentation on how to make jewellery with the 3D Pen on 17.03.2018 (times to be confirmed).
 
Amelie Spitz. Pendant: Carnaval Pendant, 2017. Silver, brass, gold, enamel, thread, amethyst, moonstone, topaz, plastic, porcelain, found objects.. 7 x 5 x 9 cm. Photo by: Nima Ashrafi. From series: Ashanti Casting. Amelie Spitz
Pendant: Carnaval Pendant, 2017
Silver, brass, gold, enamel, thread, amethyst, moonstone, topaz, plastic, porcelain, found objects.
7 x 5 x 9 cm
Photo by: Nima Ashrafi
From series: Ashanti Casting
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Amelie Spitz. Necklace: Dolphin vs Shark, 2017. Silver, perspex, chain, 3D pen, found object.. 4.5 x 2 x 7.5 cm. Photo by: Nima Ashrafi. Amelie Spitz
Necklace: Dolphin vs Shark, 2017
Silver, perspex, chain, 3D pen, found object.
4.5 x 2 x 7.5 cm
Photo by: Nima Ashrafi
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