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Collect Contemporary Jewelry By Joanna Hardy

Collect Contemporary Jewelry by Joanna Hardy

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Featuring profiles of 40 established and emerging contemporary artists from across Europe and the United States, this title provides background information about jewelry materials and techniques and a guide on how to take care of precious pieces.

Collect Contemporary Jewelry Summary

Collect Contemporary Jewelry by Joanna Hardy

How does one identify the 'antiques of tomorrow' in the contemporary jewelry market - those pieces that appeal to modern taste but also have the stamp of timeless collectible? Joanna Hardy's selection of truly imaginative makers and pieces includes works to suit all tastes, from the more traditional to the adventurous, providing authoritative answers and expert direction in this hugely exciting and fast-developing market. In-depth profiles of 40 established and emerging contemporary artists from across Europe and the United States is complimented by useful background information about materials and techniques and a guide on how to take care of precious pieces. A concise reference section with biographical information for the artists; contact info for important galleries, museums and art dealers; fairs, events and schools; and a price guide to cover all collecting budgets will help the reader decide in which pieces to invest when confronted with such vast choice. This book is part of the 'Collect Contemporary' series which offers expert advice by leading specialists in the field who have many years' experience in the auction market and a vast knowledge of the subject.

Collect Contemporary Jewelry Reviews

'Bursting with tips on what pieces will be the collectibles of tomorrow, how to take care of them and how to track them down' - Daily Telegraph

About Joanna Hardy

Joanna Hardy was senior specialist in the Jewelry Department at Sotheby's London. In 2006 she masterminded and launched 'London Rocks', a pioneering exhibition of contemporary jewelry, and was also the force behind the exhibition 'Art Rocks' at the Shizaru Gallery in Mayfair, London, in Autumn 2011. Malcolm Cossons is an art writer and editor. He has written articles for numerous publications and edited two guides on collecting Collect Contemporary Photography and Collect Contemporary Jewelry. He is also the author of a children's book Dot to Dot.

Table of Contents

Introduction * Buying Jewelry * The Makers: Ark * Zoe Arnold * Michael Becker * Sevan Bicakci * Lux Camino * Peter Chang * Kevin Coates * Giovanni Corvaja * Jaclyn Davidson * Tomasz Donocik * Nora Fok * Maria Rosa * Franzin Gimel * Michael Good * Mary Lee Lu * Martin and Ulla Kaufmann * Helfried Kodre * Constantinos Kyriacou * Andrew Lamb * Shaun Leane * Myungjoo Lee * Fritz Maierhofer * Catherine Martin * Marta Mattsson * Jacqueline Mina * Atelier Tom Munsteiner * Adam Paxon * Wendy Ramshaw * Todd Reed * Red Rich * Jacqueline Ryan * Robert Smit * Georg Spreng * Charlotte de Syllas * Graziano Visintin * Leo de Vroomen * David Watkins * Annamaria Zanella * Arcin Zaremski * Atelier Zobel * How to Care for Your Jewelry * Museums and Galleries * Fairs and Schools

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Collect Contemporary Jewelry by Joanna Hardy
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Thames & Hudson Ltd
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