The Exhibitionist Hotel, 8-10 Queensbury Place, South Kensington, SW7 2EA
30th November - 2nd December, 2pm-9pm Thursday and Friday 2pm-7pm Saturday
Entry for the exhibition including all the talks is £7
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
with jewellery designer, Theo Fennell, jewellery blogger, Katerina Perez, jewellery journalist, Rachael Taylor, Goldsmiths’ Company jewellery historian, Eleni Bide, Editor of Jewellery Historian, Lucas Samaltanos-Ferrier, 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