- Maria Rosa Franzin
StatementAGC, Associazione Gioiello Contemporaneo, is a non-profit organization that was created to develop and promote the art of contemporary jewellery meant as: Artistic research; Renewal of the concept of ornament; Experimenting with new materials and technologies; Protection, study and updating of historical heritage made up of know-how and abilities.
AGC was founded in Trieste in June 2004 by a group of professionals to create new opportunities for the development and qualification of contemporary jewellery, aiming to promote a constructive and synergistic dialogue with the artistic and productive scenes on an international level.
AGC encourages and supports all initiatives aimed at the exchange of information, experimentation, training, establishing of connections among the members, both online through the community and in practice through work groups that freely get together to carry out projects, produce documents and develop specific themes.
AGC acts according to ethics that respect the individual and the environment, following a conceptual methodology dedicated to the improvement of the quality through the collation and study of results.
MembersAGC's activities are organised by the Executive Committee, presently formed by:
Maria Rosa Franzin, Chairman: firstname.lastname@example.org
Gigi Mariani, Vice-Chairman: email@example.com
Nichka Marobin, Treasurer: firstname.lastname@example.org
Elisabetta Duprè, Secretary: email@example.com
Rita Marcangelo, Project management: firstname.lastname@example.org
Andrea Lombardo, Webmaster email@example.com
How to become a member of AGC:
We welcome subscriptions from jewellers, designers, educators, students, gallery owners, museum curators, critics and collectors - indeed, anyone with an interest in contemporary jewellery.
Fill-in the on-line subscription form and make payment of the fee by bank transfer.
Award 25 Aug 2018 - 07 Oct 2018 Cominelli Foundation Award 2018.
Award 13 May 2018 - 27 May 2018 Gioielli in Fermento Award 2018 8th edition.
Exhibition 02 Mar 2018 - 09 Mar 2018 16 Metriquadri per Udine Design Week.
Open call 20 Dec 2017 - 18 Feb 2018 Gioielli in Fermento 8th Edition.
Open call 15 Dec 2017 - 18 Mar 2018 Cominelli Foundation Award Special Edition 2018.
Exhibition 18 Nov 2017 - 26 Nov 2017 AGC Members at Beijing International Jewelry Art Exhibition 2017.
Exhibition 31 Oct 2017 - 24 Nov 2017 Presenze e Assenze by Corrado de Meo and Fabio Peloso.
Exhibition 18 Oct 2017 - 03 Nov 2017 Camera Lucida. International Contemporary Jewelry Contest.
Fair 05 Oct 2017 - 07 Oct 2017 JOYA: Barcelona Art Jewellery Fair 2017.
Open call 12 Sep 2017 - 18 Sep 2017 Beijing International Jewelry Art Biennial 2017. Call for Entries.
Exhibition 24 Sep 2016 - 05 Nov 2016 DIALOGHI: Italy - Japan.
Workshop 09 May 2016 - 10 May 2016 Re-writing your own script continues.
Award 08 May 2016 - 22 May 2016 Gioielli in Fermento 2016 - Premio Torre Fornello VI edition.
Exhibition 08 May 2016 - 22 May 2016 Gioielli In ...Fermento 2016.
Award 29 Aug 2015 - 04 Oct 2015 Cominelli Foundation Award 2015.
Exhibition 03 Jul 2015 - 11 Jul 2015 Dialogues Italy-Japan.
Exhibition 03 May 2015 - 20 May 2015 Gioielli In ...Fermento 2015.
Fair 09 Oct 2014 - 11 Oct 2014 JOYA: Barcelona Art Jewellery Fair 2014.
Exhibition 30 Aug 2014 - 05 Oct 2014 Cominelli Foundation Award for Contemporary Jewellery Exhibition.
Award 30 Aug 2014 - 05 Oct 2014 Cominelli Foundation Award 2014.
Exhibition 04 May 2014 - 22 May 2014 Gioielli In ...Fermento.
Award 04 May 2014 - 22 May 2014 Gioielli in Fermento 2014 - Premio Torre Fornello IV edition.
Book presentation 01 Sep 2009 - 01 Dec 2009 Presentation Giornale agc: Issue # 3.
Book presentation 01 Jun 2008 - 01 Sep 2008 Presentation Giornale agc: Issue # 2.
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