metalwork

Textured Carnelian and silver hairclip

Studio Jewelry: Where did you get that?

There is a practice within jewelry making where elements of nature are celebrated for their singular attributes and their role in the ensemble. Antoinette Rahn takes us into this world, the world of studio jewelry.

Japan Society Gallery offering survey of Japanese Art Deco

The Gallery at Japan Society considers this phenomenon from March 16 to June 10, 2012 in “Deco Japan: Shaping Modern Culture, 1920-1945.” The exhibition assembles fine examples of the sophisticated craftsmanship and design one associates with Japan-in ceramics, lacquerware, glass, metalwork, jewelry, textiles, sculpture, painting, and lithography – contextualized by colorful ephemera and goods...