School of Jewellery, Birmingham
24 October - 25 November 2011
This exhibition has been curated by Terry Hunt, current ACJ Chair, from selected alumni as a celebration of his 40 years' involvement with learning and teaching at the School.
Exhibitors include designers, artists, makers, gallery owners, academics
and retailers from all over the UK, as well as Germany, Italy, Norway,
Israel, South Africa, USA, Chile, Thailand and China.
Each of the 100 exhibitors is represented by two items – one student piece and one more contemporary.
The exhibition is a brilliant confirmation of how the institution has helped encourage links between creativity and entrepreneurship over the last 40 years; showing the School’s significant influence not only on the business of craft and product in the West Midlands but also throughout the world.
Open to the public: 24 October 2011 – 25 November 2011
weekdays only; 10.00 – 4.00 Free admission
Catalogue available www.allgolds.co.uk
School of Jewellery, Birmingham City University, Vittoria Street, Birmingham B1 3PA
ACJ EVENT Our Annual General Meeting was held on 27th October starting at 3.30pm at the School of Jewellery.
This was followed at 4.30 by a special Private View for ACJ members & their guests, with a chance to meet several of the exhibitors and discuss their very different approaches to concept, materials & techniques.Thanks to our Chair Terry Hunt for an informative & enjoyable tour of the exhibition.