The 2019 exhibition will be taking place this summer from:
August 17,2019 to September 6,2019
The Exhibition will include the finalists of the 16th Annual National Jewellery Student Competition including: Anja Sucura, Constance Fortin, Lena Binnington, Philippe Crisafi and Marina Kim.
The finalists were selected from degree-granting institutions across Canada based on technical excellence, ingenuity, and strength of creative vision. Most, if not all of the students will be present for the Opening Vernissage which will take place on August 17th from 2-4 pm
Participating Jewellery Artists:
Anja Sucura from NBCCD New Brunswick
Constance Fortin from Ecole de Joaillerie de Montréal, Montreal
Lena Binnington from George Brown College,Toronto
Philippe Crisafi from Ecole de Joaillerie de Montréal, Montreal
Marina Kim from George Brown College, Toronto
The Jurors of the competition participate magnanimously by sharing their time and the expertise, extending their encouragement to the students from amidst their busy lives:
Thank you to this year’s Jury Members:
Cheryl Albuquerque, visual artist and private collector.
Flavio Belli, art consultant, curator, artist and collector.
Gilles Latour, Principal, GR Latour Consulting; Treasurer, The Canadian Society of Decorative Arts; Development Officer, Craft Ontario; and Chair, Governance Committee, Canadian Crafts Federation.
Donald McLean, BSc (Honours) Geology and FGA (with Distinction, UK), is Senior Specialist in the Jewellery and Watch Department, Waddington’s Auction House.
Lindsay Rose-McLean, MA Museum Studies, is the Executive Editor of Ornamentum magazine and Assistant Jewellery Specialist, Waddington’s Auction House.