Dazera Exhibition 2017
An intimate exhibition of curated fine jewels
Buy directly from award-winning designers selected for their quality of craftsmanship and originality of design.
Venue: The Exhibitionist Hotel, 8-10 Queensbury Pl, South Kensington, SW7 2EA
Dates: 30th November - 2nd December, 2pm-9pm (Thurs-Fri), 2pm-7pm (Sat)
Price: entry for the exhibition including all the talks is £7. If you were invited by one of our designers, please enter your special guest discount code at the checkout.
Please let us know when you are planning to visit and whether you plan to attend any of the talks as detailed below:
Starting out as a jewellery designer by Theo Fennell
Theo Fennell will share a few words on how he started out as a jewellery designer before joining the panel discussion on jewellery as art.
Thursday 30th November 6.15pm
Panel discussion on jewellery as art
Covering the following topics:
- what makes jewellery art
- how the perception of jewellery as art has changed over time
- whether the environment in which jewellery is viewed affects this perception
- how do artists' jewels differ from jewellers’ art
with jewellery designer, Theo Fennell, jewellery blogger, Katerina Perez, jewellery journalist, Rachael Taylor, Goldsmiths’ Company jewellery historian, Eleni Bide, and Art Curator, Vestalia Chilton
Thursday 30th November 6.30pm
Looking back at the key jewellery trends of 2017 and forward to 2018 with Kathryn Bishop
Co-founder of the Women’s Jewellery Network and Trustee and Council Member of the Goldsmiths’ Craft & Design Council, Kathryn Bishop, looks back on the trends that have heralded new directions in jewellery over the past year and makes some predictions for 2018.
Friday 1st December 6.30pm
Gemstone cutting and sourcing by Matthew Morrell
Gemstone expert, Matthew Morrell, talks to us about the challenges of gemstone cutting and his travels across Africa, Asia and South America on the hunt for fine gems.
Saturday 2nd December 3pm