San Francisco, California, USA—Art Jewelry Forum (AJF) is pleased to announce its new Executive Director, Yvonne Montoya. Based in San Antonio, Texas, Montoya follows AJF’s first ever Executive Director, Rebekah Frank, to whom we extend our heartfelt appreciation for a job well done. A search committee, led by board member Sarah Turner, went through an extensive search that unanimously recommended Montoya to AJF’s Board of Directors.
Opened in 2003, the Galerie Elsa Vanier has recently moved to the lovely Rue de l’Odéon, in the 6th Arrondissement of Paris. Galerie Elsa Vanier showcases contemporary jewelry designers whose unique talent gives pride of place to rare, precious, or fascinating materials.