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Dr. Christianne Weber-Stober

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East Meets West

East meets west – the cultural mixture of eastern and western influences on jewelry, fashion, furnishings and architecture is no longer entirely new. The German/Japanese jewelry designer Erico Nagai is, however, truly a member of the

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Sigurd Persson: A Truly Genuine Modernist

The Swedish silversmith and designer Sigurd Persson retained his most typical characteristics to a ripe old age: his creativity and love of experimenting. The man who had a major effect on the design history of the 20th century died in the last…

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Strict to Amorphous An Italian Signature

People who think exclusively of geometric forms when they hear the name Alberto Zorzi only know half the story. His jewelry combines avant garde design with traditional goldsmith techniques. Alberto Zorzi Born in Santa Giustina in Colle…

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The Adorned Woman

Images of women adorned with jewelry can be found in paintings throughout the centuries. An analysis of paintings between 1660 and 1935 indicates what statements jewelry makes about women and their role in society as seen in portrait painting.

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The Jewlery of Alberto Zorzi

People who think exclusively of geometric forms when they hear the name Alberto Zorzi only know half the story. His jewelry combines avant garde design with traditional goldsmith techniques. Born in Santa Giustina in Colle in the Province…