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Jewelry of Tomorrow

Thu, Apr 11, 2019

Non-Stick Nostalgia: Y2K Retrofuturism in Contemporary Jewelry is one of the first major jewelry exhibitions to focus on the interconnected, media-saturated, cybernetic work of millennial jewelers. A rare opportunity to hear from the international artists and designers featured in the exhibition, Jewelry of Tomorrow will explore aesthetics, practices, and self-representation in the digital age. 

Discussion 1:  Y2K Aesthetics and Generational Pressure in Design 

Moderated by Cindy Hernandez

Marina Elenskaya - of Current Obsession
Adam Grinovich
Alex Ju and Ji Won Jun
Noon Passama
Annika Pettersson
Hansel Tai
Timothy Veske-McMahon

Discussion 2: Jewelry + Image:  Self-Actualization in the Digital Age  

Moderated by Kellie Riggs

Rosanna Batt
Ada Chen
Nhat-Vu Dang
Simon Marsiglia
Darja Popolitova
MJ Tyson
Ashley K. Wahba
Julia Walter
Mallory Weston

Panels will be followed by a Q&A with the jewelers.

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