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Contemporary Jewelry Designers Join Their Forces Against COVID-19

Article  /  Review   KittiMayer
 
Published: 19.06.2020
Brooch: Below the Surface by Orsolya Nemeth. On sale at Crown Jewels Auction Hungary, 2020.
Brooch: Below the Surface by Orsolya Nemeth. On sale at Crown Jewels Auction Hungary, 2020

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Intro
What can an artist do in the midst of the pandemic when it’s the least likely that people would spend their money on artworks or unique design bags? Well, a lot more than you’d think. Several initiatives were launched following the lead of the online charity auction Crown Jewels Funding Italy originally launched in Italy in an additional six countries, including Hungary and Brazil (the auctions of the latter will end in the upcoming days). The organizers of the Italian auction and those of the Hungarian CROWN / JEWELS auction shared insight on their projects.