Haldis Scheicher

Published: 16.04.2024


Haldis Scheicher was born in Carinthia/Austria in 1969.  After studying sculpture in Graz she moved to Vienna where she apprenticed as a goldsmith before becoming a self-employed jewellery designer and maker. From 1991 to 2000, she collaborated part of each year with several jewellery artists in Milan. Since 2010, she has also been teaching sculptural design and metalwork at Kunst Mode Design-Herbststrasse, Vienna. 
Haldis Scheicher has participated in numerous exhibitions in Austria and abroad since 1991.


The beauty of everyday objects.....
That's what has fascinated me since the beginning of my artistic work.
Over the years, I have created a variety of jewellery series based on different types of water hoses, cut-outs from 1970s and 1980s comics, details of headphones and even lingerie accessories...but also using natural materials, such as stones of different fruit, or pebbles I found in my path.
Most recently, I was delighted to find some old Nordic skis and ski poles in my husband’s parents’ house (which also started me thinking about the value of skiing nowadays). Several other objects that have accompanied me in my homes and work places over the years have become part of the "après ski" collection.

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Exhibition  23 Jun 2022 - 24 Jun 2022  Twice is Nice, Haldis Scheicher (jewellery) and Birgit Zinner (painting).
Haldis Scheicher and Birgit Zinner Ateliers
Kohlgasse 17/6, 1050 Wien
Mittersteig 2B/13 1050 Wien
Exhibition  05 Nov 2019 - 10 Nov 2019  10 years of Kolleg Kunst SchmuckDesign.
Exhibition  30 Jun 2018 - 30 Jun 2018  Evening College JewelleryDesign. Degree Show 2018.

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Catalogue:  Wiener Schmucktage. Verein V&V&VVienna:  2016
Catalogue:  16_Keep_on, Kunsthalle Karlsplatz. Schulzentrum Herbststrasse.  2016
Catalogue:  SCHMUCK DESIGN GERÄT. Congress Innsbruck.  2001
Catalogue:  000 Japan Jewellery Art Competition. Japan:  2000
Catalogue:  Talente '99, Sonderschau der 51. Handerksmesse MünchenMunich:  1999
Catalogue:  Im Blumengarten der Schmuckkunst. Verein V&V&V,Vienna:  1997
Catalogue:  Silber und Filz. Haldis ScheicherVienna:  1996