What to See—Exhibition Listings

Listings are organized by geographic location, with AJF member galleries appearing first. Exhibitions that close soonest are listed first. Permanent exhibitions appear at the end of each geographic area. 

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MEMBERS—THE AMERICAS

 

MEMBER GALLERY Fio Contemporary Jewelry Contest, 2nd Edition, Galeria Alice Floriano, Porto Alegre, Brazil, October 28—November 27, 2021.

 

 

MEMBER GALLERY Shinji Nakaba/ UBUI ( First Time), Gallery Loupe, Montclair, NJ, through December 5, 2021.

 

 

 

 

MEMBER GALLERY From Memory | María Ignacia Walker, Galeria Alice Floriano, Porto Alegre, Brazil, December 9, 2021–January 23, 2022.

 

 

 

 

MEMBER GALLERY Annual Exhibition of the Gallery’s Artists, Galerie Noël Guyomarc’h, Montreal, Canada, December 4, 2021–January 29, 2022.

 

 

 

 

The cover of the Ring Redux catalogMEMBER SCHOOL Ring Redux: The Susan Grant Lewin Collection,  SCAD Museum of Art, Savannah, GA, US, through January 30, 2022. 

 

 

 

 

MEMBER GALLERY Artifactual Remakes: Jewelry Across History, Baltimore Jewelry Center, December 3, 2021­–February 5, 2022. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MEMBERS—EUROPE

 

MEMBER GALLERY Ephemeral: Mari Ishikawa and Fumiki Taguchi, at Platina, Stockholm, November 12–December 3, 2021.

 

 

 

 

MEMBER GALLERY: Autumn Exhibition 2021: New Series of Contemporary Art Jewellery by Elena Gorbunova, Taehee In and Coco Sung, Galerie Door, Veghel, the Netherlands, through December 5, 2021.

 

 

 

 

MEMBER GALLERY Jutta Klingebiel, Four Gallery, Göteborg, Sweden, November 12–December 11, 2021.

 

 

 

 

 

MEMBER GALLERY Noon Passama + Marc Monzó, Viceversa, Lausanne, Switzerland, November 20–December 18, 2021.

 

 

 

 

MEMBER GALLERY Breaking Rules, Part of a Table for Two Expo Series: Hansel Tai | Christoph Weisshaar, Galerie Beyond, Antwerp, Belgium, November 20, 2021–January 12, 2022.

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

MEMBER GALLERY The Voice of Women, Gallery of Art in Legnica, Poland, November 18, 2021–January 16, 2022.

 

 

 

 

 

MEMBER GALLERY New Zealand Jewellery, Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen, The Netherlands, November 7, 2021–January 16, 2022.

 

 

 

 

MEMBER GALLERY Tori: In Conversation with Chequita Nahar, Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen, The Netherlands, November 7, 2021–January 16, 2022.

 

 

 

 

MEMBER GALLERY 40 Years of Galerie Spektrum, Galerie Spektrum, Karlsruhe, Germany, November 27, 2021–December 23, 2021.

 

 

 

 

MEMBER GALLERY Eiman Rezaei: Still Life, Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen, The Netherlands, through January 16, 2022.

 

 

 

 

 

 

MEMBERS—ISRAEL

MEMBER CURATION Between a Break and a Breakdown: Jewelry as a Mirror for Our Times, curated by Ariel Lavian, Tower of David Museum, Jerusalem, November 16–December 30, 2021.

 

 

 

 

EXHIBITION Depths of Heaven 2.0, a solo show by Ariel Lavian in conjunction with the Jerusalem Biennale, Jaffa Street, 161, Jerusalem, November 11–December 30, 2021.

 

 

 

 

 

NONMEMBERS—THE AMERICAS

 

Gord Peteran (Canada), Two BraceletsMUSEUM Wood + Body: Expressions of Contemporary Jewelry, Center for Art in Wood, Philadelphia, PA, US, through November 7, 2021.

 

 

 

 

GALLERY Bruce Metcalf: Conditions of Ornament, Gravers Lane Gallery, Philadelphia, PA, through November 21, 2021.

 

 

 

 

Necklace by Louisa Perrone

GALLERY Fruits of My Labour: Louise Perrone, CCBC Gallery, Vancouver, through November 25, 2021.

 

 

 

 

MUSEUM Betty Cooke: The Circle and the Line, Walter Arts Museum, Baltimore, MD, US, September 19, 2021-January 2, 2022.

 

 

 

 

ONLINE & IN-PERSON Voltage: The Power of Contemporary Jewelry, organized by SNAG. See it online November 15, 2021­–January 15, 2022. Or go in-person during NYCJW, at Industry City, Makers Guild, 51 35th St, 2nd Floor B30, Brooklyn, NY, November 17–21, 2021.

 

 

 

 

GALLERY Reinventing the Pearl, Pistachios, Chicago, IL, through January 16. 2022.

 

 

 

 

 

MUSEUM Small Wonders, Heard Museum, Phoenix, AZ, US, through January 2, 2022.

 

 

 

 

MUSEUM Get a Bead On: Jewelry and Small Objects, Racine Art Museum, Racine, WI, through January 22, 2022.

 

 

 

 

ART CENTER Jewelry and Harmony: Highlights from the Episodes, Craft in America Center, Los Angeles, CA, December 11, 2021–March 19, 2022.

 

 

 

 

MUSEUM A New Woman: Clara Barck Welles, Inspiration & Influence in Arts & Crafts Silver, the University of Oregon’s Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art, Eugene, OR, through October 2, 2022.

 

 

 

 

MUSEUM—COMING IN 2022 Iris Eichenberg: Where Words Fail, Museum of Craft and Design, San Francisco, CA, June 25-October 30, 2022. Eichenberg won the 2021 Susan Beech Mid-Career Grant.

 

 

 

 

Exhibition view, 45 Stories in Jewelry: 1947 to NowMUSEUM—PERMANENT 45 Stories in Jewelry: 1947 to Now, Museum of Art and Design, NYC.

 

 

 

 

MUSEUM—PERMANENT The Wheelwright Museum’s Jim and Lauris Phillips Center for the Study of Southwestern Jewelry, Santa Fe, NM.

 

 

 

 

NONMEMBERS—EUROPE

 

GALLERY: Wolibo & Co: Nel Bonte, Els Gadeyne, Juan Harnie, Isabelle Azaïs and Aline Vandeplas, Galerie Pont & Plas, Ghent, Belgium, through November 20, 2021.

 

 

 

 

MUSEUM GEM Z: The Farthest from Earth We’ve Ever Been, Het Nieuwe Instituut, Rotterdam, The Netherlands, October 30–November 30, 2021.

 

 

 

 

GALLERY Out of the Shadows into the Light, Beeld & Ambeeld, November 21—December 30, 2021.

 

 

 

 

GALLERY Declaration of Sentiments, ArtHan Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey, December 16–31, 2021.

 

 

 

 

 

MUSEUM Picasso and the Artist’s Jewellery, Picasso Museum, Barcelona, Spain, extended to January 9, 2022. Watch a video of the exhibition here.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

MUSEUM Bruno Martinazzi: Ein Künstlerphilosoph im Schmuck (Bruno Martinazzi: An Artist Philosopher in Jewelry), Deutsches Goldschmiedehaus Hanau, Germany, November 18, 2021–February 13, 2022.

 

 

 

 

GALLERY Jewellery, Utensils, and Tapestry: Isolde Baumhackl, Michael Becker, Ulla & Martin Kaufmann, Franka Lechner, Ulrike Scriba, Gallery Slavik, Vienna, Austria, October 28–November 20, 2021.

 

 

 

 

BIENNIAL Suor Frio/Cold Sweat, 1st Lisbon Contemporary Jewellery Biennial, through November 21, 2021.

 

 

 

 

Joseff of Hollywood earrings and necklaceMUSEUM All That Glitters: Spectacular Fashion Jewelry from the Jozef Wiggers Collection, CODA Museum, Apeldoorn, the Netherlands, through November 21, 2021.

 

 

 

 

David BielanderMUSEUM Idar-Oberstein Adorned: David Bielander Jewellery, Villa Bengel, Idar-Oberstein, Germany, through November 25.

 

 

 

 

COLLECTIVE Tincal lab Challenge 2021 Jewelry and Nature, at Tincal lab, Porto, Portugal,  November 6–December 31, 2021.

 

 

 

 

MUSEUM Was Ist Schmuck? (What Is Jewelry?): New Presentation of the Ethnographic Herion Bequest, Schmuckmuseum Pforzheim, Germany, opens December 5, 2021.

 

 

 

 

Wolfgang Rahs, Jewelry Wearer’s Confidential Message (detail)MUSEUM Wolfgang Rahs: Sieben Geschicke und Viel Gebüsch (Seven Skills and a Lot of Wilderness), History Museum, Universalmuseum Joanneum, Graz, Germany, until December 12, 2021.

 

 

 

 

GALLERY Tobias Alm: Whittling + Jiro Kamata: Holon, Galerie Rob Koudijs, Amsterdamy, November 6–December 18, 2021.

 

 

 

 

GALLERY, Let the Jewelry Be Heard, RVNHUS, Kolding, Denmark, October 29, 2021–January 16, 2022.

 

 

 

 

Vessels by Peter BauhuisMUSEUM Surface Alchemy: Peter Bauhuis, Laurenz Stockner, Anita Tarnutzer, Gewerbemuseum Winterthur, Winterthur, Switzerland, through February 2, 2022.

 

 

 

 

MUSEUM Delicate Like Iron: Jewellery from a Private Collection,  Shmuckmuseum Pforzheim, Germany, through February 6, 2022.

 

 

 

 

EXHIBITION SPACE Pensieri Preziosi—Chronos, Oratorio di San Rocco, Padua, Italy, November 19, 2021–February 6, 2022.

 

 

 

 

MUSEUM Cartier et les Arts de l’Islam. Aux Sources de la Modernité, Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Paris, October 21, 2021–February 20, 2022.

 

 

 

 

Necklace by Rosa TaikonMUSEUM—PERMANENT Rosa Taikon: Art and Struggle,  Hälsinglands Museum, in Hudiksvall, Sweden.

 

 

 

 

Ilenia Corti Vernissage, The Froggy DanceMUSEUM—PERMANENT IV Edition, Museo del Gioiello, Vicenza, Italy, through 2030.

 

 

 

 

 

 

NONMEMBERS—AUSTRALIA

MUSEUM Blanche Tilden—Ripple Effect: A 25-Year Survey, National Art Glass Collection/Wagga Wagga Art Gallery, NSW, December 11, 2021– February 13, 2022.

 

NON MEMBER ISRAEL

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NEW ZEALAND

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ASIA

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