B-side DownTownArtJewellery Festival

Published: 27.10.2011

Dear friends of Galerie Louise Smit,

We are pleased to support the second edition of the jewellery initiative B-side DownTownArtJewellery Festival.

Please spare some time and look at the website of the festival. There are many young and established artists participating in this event, from The Netherlands and abroad. This event represents a great opportunity to see new talents within the conceptual jewellery field.

A route map of the Festival is available at the Galerie Louise Smit.

Wishing you much enjoyment and discovering

Monika Zampa and Louise Smit

About the festival:
lively, self-created festival for jewellery artists. It brings together a series of jewellery exhibitions and performances on different locations across the city of Amsterdam.

The second edition of the B-side DownTownArtJewellery Festival will be from the 3rd until the 6th of November 2011 in the city of Amsterdam.

The festival acts as a satellite to the main Sieraad Art Fair. It is organized by international jewellery designers Maaike Ebbinge, Iris Tsante and Noémie Doge (min-association). B-side is a lively self-created festival for jewellery artists. It brings together a series of jewellery exhibitions in unexpected locations across the city of Amsterdam. You are more than welcome to taste jewels in a candy store, run into jewellery installation in the street, read jewels in the library, or discover them in the intimacy of an artist's studio.

The following galleries and jewellery artists are looking forward to meet you under the festival's umbrella:

Fanny Agnier, Francisca Bauza, Aline Berdichevsky, Dinie Besems, Lisa Björke, Patxi Calvo, Noémie Castillo, Trinidad Contreras, Bea Correa, Marie Debrinay, Vanessa de Gruijter, Morgane de Klerk, Noémie Doge, Patricia Domingues, Florie Dupont, Maaike Ebbinge, Pia Farrugia, Jantje Fleischhut, Aurore De Geer, Gerrit Rietveld Academy (guest teacher Liesbet Bussche), Carolina Gimeno, Antje Godglück, Fien de Graaf, Cécile Guenat, Dana Hakim, Isabelle Hertzeisen, Rory Hooper, Jeannette Jansen, Hannah Joris, Dalia Jurado, Jelle Kampen, Katharina Kataros, Aviv Kinel, Oya Kozacioglu, Muriel Lang, Gregory Larin, Muriel Laurent, Christiaan Lebens, Dorothée Loustalot, Tehila Levi, Emanuel Manolo, Carolina Martinez Linares, Cristina Martí Mató, Märta Mattsson, Aude Medori, Andrea Nabholz, Gitte Nygaard, Michal Oren, Christina Pauls, Galatée Pestre, Gaston Rois, Alicia Rosselet, Kobi Roth, Nina Sajet, Lucy Sarneel, Dana Seachuga, Constanze Schreiber, Nolia Shakti, Steinbeisser, Deganit Stern Schocken, Luisa Schwarz, Patricia Thomazo, Vivi Touloumidi, Iris Tsante, Nelly Van Oost, Ariëtte van Osnabrugge, Jack van Osnabrugge, Edda Vardimon Gudnason, Laurence Verdier, Julia Walter, Caro Weiss, Lucie Zampova, Arnaud Zill.

Galerie Louise Smit, Galerie Ra, Galerie Rob Koudijs

You can find information of the different exhibitions on
Free maps are available at B-side's headquarters:
HYM concept store
Magna Plaza Shoppingcenter-2nd floor
Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal 182